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Alice Kipp papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0492
Abstract The papers include Kipp's reminiscence of her childhood on an Iowa farm.
Dates: 1986-2006

Angelica Lynn Rose Atalig oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0587
Abstract Oral history, 1999. The narrator describes growing up in a bilingual, biracial family in Garner, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1999

Birdie Sears papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0903
Abstract Autograph book and genealogy of 19th century Iowa woman.
Dates: 1875-2013

Bonnie Kern papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0797
Abstract Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.

Arrangement Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
Dates: 1945 - 2014

Booster Women's Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0322
Abstract Social and philanthropic club organized in 1947 by African American women in Fort Madison, Iowa
Dates: 1947-1998

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa.She graduated in 1923.
Dates: 1920 -1985

Carolyn Dyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0884
Abstract Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.
Dates: 1930-1994

Catherine Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0217
Abstract Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.
Dates: 1995

Charlotte Faxon diary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0086
Abstract Teacher who traveled widely during the Civil War period.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1864-1867

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009; 1970-2005

City Union of Mothers' Clubs (Des Moines, Iowa) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0805
Abstract Organization made up of representatives of the mothers' clubs of Des Moines schools.

Arrangement 1 folder shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1905-1908; Other: Date acquired: 2011-10-18

Cora Louise Scofield papers

 Collection — Floor: 1
Identifier: IWA0779
Overview Iowa-born historian and author who attended Vassar College.
Dates: 1881 - 1912

Dallner and Petersen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0484
Abstract Peterson's journals describe daily life in rural Iowa from 1907 to 1910; Dallner's writings focus on two mysterious deaths that occurred in 1925.
Dates: 1907-2001

Days Gone By: Reminiscences of Northwest Iowa

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0601
Abstract Typescript of an oral history project by Sibley-Ocheyedan High School students interviewing six residents of Osceola County.
Dates: 1992

De Jong Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0906
Abstract Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Dates: 1852-2011

Della Marie Koppenhaver papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0436
Abstract Two reminiscences of Alice Tenley Hora, an Iowa farm woman, detailing farm life in the 1920s.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1958-1981

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0700
Abstract Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.
Dates: 1942-1987

Dorothy Mae Kessler photo album

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0633
Abstract Photograph album, undated. Scenes of children and young adults, apparently in Iowa City, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: Existence: -

Dorothy Pearl Unmack Dix papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0449
Abstract Harrison County, Iowa-born schoolteacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1982-1999

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Women's Professional Basketball League 3
Camp Fire Girls. Iowana Council 2
Democratic Party (Iowa) 2
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 2
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 2
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 2
Grand View College 2
Keene, Carolyn 2
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 2
Nancy Drew Conference (University of Iowa : 1993) 2
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 2
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 2
Valley High School (West Des Moines, Iowa) 2
Wirt, Mildred A. (Mildred Augustine), 1905-2002 2
Achttien, Jack, -1924 1
Ackeman, Karen 1
Adams, Vicki 1
Albia Woman's Club (Albia, Iowa) 1
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Basketball League 1
American Legion Auxiliary 1
Ankeny High School (Ankeny, Iowa) 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Annin, Marilyn 1
Atalig, Angelica Lynn Rose 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Atwood, Roy Alden 1
Balster, Stella Werden 1
Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield, Mass.) 1
Bayard Women's Club (Iowa) 1
Beran family 1
Beran, Janice A. 1
Berry, Jean, 1938- 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Bloom, Isabel 1
Bloomfield, Clarice 1
Bolin, Molly, 1957- 1
Booster Women's Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) 1
Branyan, Helen 1
Bridgeport Central High School (Bridgeport, Conn.) 1
Briggs, Nancy 1
Brown, Sara Slee 1
Browneller, Martha Jean Nicholson, 1920- 1
Browneller, Max 1
Bruene, Barbara 1
Buckley, Susan C. 1
Buckwalter, Elizabeth, 1817-1886 1
Buckwalter, Mary Jane, 1852- 1
Burke, Norma Peg, 1933- 1
Burns-Knutson, Sharon 1
Cadoret, Jeanne 1
Camp Fire Girls 1
Camp Hitaga 1
Camp Hiwela 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Carmack, Patricia Jo 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chavenelle, Gail 1
Childs, Lue Prentiss, 1902-1968 1
Childs, Malissa 1
Christ, Ruth Moe, 1943- 1
Christen family 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Christensen, Esther, 1895-1987 1
Churchill, Isabella Van Osdall 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
City Union of Mothers' Clubs (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Clampitt, Frank T., 1860-1943 1
Clark family 1
Clark, Dene 1
Clark, Esther Treptow, 1905-2004 1
Clark, M. Maeve 1
Cline, Kate 1
Coleman, Susan 1
Conn family 1
Conn, Gladys, 1910-2005 1
Cook, Marie 1
Cox, Marvel Kohlhoff 1
Coy, Gretchen Greta 1
Crane, Amanda Jean 1
Cuplin, Millicent Mary, 1866-1950 1
Dallas, Margaret, 1907-1983 1
Dallner family 1
Dallner, Pauline Levendahl, 1918- 1
De Cook family 1
De Cook, Besse De Prenger 1
De Cook, Ernest 1
De Cook, Mary Van Zante 1
De Jong family 1
De Jong, Bernard, 1918- 1
De Jong, Eunice, 1923-2012 1
De Jong, Frederick, -1942 1
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