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Alma Erickson Swanson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0454
Abstract Swedish farm woman whose three children became academics during the 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: 1897-2000

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

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Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bernadine Solberg papers

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Identifier: IWA0579
Abstract Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Dates: 1855-1980; 1940-1980

Bette Brooks Stone papers

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Identifier: IWA0360
Abstract Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1993

Claudine Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0446
Abstract Harris worked in radiation detection instrumentation. She was active in the Johnson County League of Women Voters and the Johnson County Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Dates: 1903-2011

Elizabeth Lindsay Tatum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0824
Abstract Peace activist and Quaker who lived in Southern Rhodesia from 1960 to 1964.
Dates: 1900-2006

Helene Scriabine papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0080
Abstract Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Dates: 1940-1996

Joiner Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0815
Abstract Iowa family that corresponded during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1945

Lola Moeller Zook papers

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Identifier: IWA0462
Abstract Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Dates: 1909-2004

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

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Identifier: IWA0471
Abstract A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Dates: 1917-1988

Margaret Langland Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0816
Abstract Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1925-1972

Marianne Michael papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0453
Abstract Served with her husband as missionaries for the Church of the Brethren in Garkida, Nigeria from 1948 to 1961.
Dates: 1897-2005

Marie Rumble papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0505
Abstract A homesteader who lived in Wyoming, Colorado and Washington State.
Dates: 1890-2002

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

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Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Dates: 1942-2002

Reese Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0818
Abstract Business documents, correspondence and travel ephemera of the Reese Family from Turin, Iowa.
Dates: 1800-2009

Ruth Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0498
Abstract Journalist who worked for the Stars and Stripes in postwar Europe.
Dates: 1957-2002

Stong Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0819
Abstract Correspondence of Alice Stong details her undergraduate experiences at The University of Iowa.
Dates: 1887-2007

Virginia Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1829-2010

Virginia Tanner Simonsen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0433
Abstract Cherokee, Iowa-born woman who enrolled at Iowa State College in home economics and later moved to Quimby, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1941-1943

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Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Boone High School (Boone, Iowa) 1
Burgess family 1
Burgess, Nellie 1
Casteel, Rachel 1
Child, Charlotte Joiner 1
Church of the Brethren Conference 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Delta Zeta Sorority 1
Erickson family 1
Farthing, Carol 1
Fullerton family 1
Fullerton, Grace, 1879-1972 1
Fullerton, William J. 1
Gingery, Joseph 1
Harris, Claudine 1
Horsley, Jess 1
Horsley, Maureen 1
Human Resources Research Organization 1
Iglesias, Marvel 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Lutheran Hospital (Des Moines, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
Johnson, Margaret Langland, 1912-1972 1
Johnson, Ursula 1
Joiner Family 1
Joiner family 1
Joiner, Charles W. 1
Joiner, Melvin 1
Joiner, Otis W. 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
Kountz, Alice Cynthia Stong, 1916-1994 1
Kountz, Roy Rupert, -1971 1
Krueger family 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
Leff family 1
Leff, Nellie Josephine, 1884-1972 1
Lozier, Margaret Joiner 1
Mapleton High School (Mapleton, Iowa) 1
Maroni family 1
Maroni, Valentine 1
Martini, Lorena 1
Michael family 1
Michael, Elizabeth 1
Michael, Marianne Krueger, 1917- 1
Mills family 1
Mills, Ernest 1
Mills, Glenn 1
Mirich, Pearl Rumble 1
Moeller, Dorothy 1
Moeller, George Walter, -1932 1
Moeller, Leslie George 1
Moeller, Maggie Zetner, -1955 1
Moore, Mary Anne Lozier 1
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (U.S.) 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
Nelson, Margaret 1
Pennsylvania State University 1
Radcliffe College 1
Reese Family 1
Reese family 1
Reese, Donald, 1916-1998 1
Reese, Henrietta Nordyke 1
Reese, Howard, 1881-1979 1
Reese, Richard Thomas, 1831-1910 1
Reger-Wilkinson, Mary Frances, 1909-2006 1
Rumble, Edna 1
Rumble, Marie, 1894-1974 1
Scriabine, George, 1936-1963 1
Shambaugh, Benjamin Franklin, 1871-1940 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Simonsen, Merle 1
Simonsen, Virginia Tanner, 1923- 1
Skri︠a︡bina, Elena, 1906-1996 1
Society for Technical Communication 1
Solberg, Anna 1
Solberg, Bernadine, 1912-2007 1
Solberg, Edwin 1
Solberg, Lawrence A. 1
Stone, Bette Brooks, 1927- 1
Stone, James 1
Stong family 1
Stong, Ernest Lee, 1878-1933 1
Stong, Martha Alice Tobias, 1878-1961 1
Swanson family 1
Swanson, Alma Erickson, 1889-1985 1
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