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Bowersox and Osborn Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0500
Abstract The Bowersox family settled in Johnson County, Iowa in approximately 1855. The papers include a family account book, school exams and teaching certificates.
Dates: 1861-2002; 1888-1945

Bradley Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0061
Abstract Correspondence and other papers of this nineteenth-century family that resided in the Hudson River Valley of New York.
Dates: 1811-1992

Burchard Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0800
Abstract The family lived in New York state until 1910 when they moved to Iowa.  The diaries are from several generations.
Dates: 1862-2003

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

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

Falb Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0607
Abstract Primarily newspaper clippings pertaining to girls basketball at Valley High School, West Des Moines, Iowa.
Dates: 1959-2003

Harding Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0383
Abstract Diaries, genealogical records, account and ledger books, correspondence, and reminiscences of three generations. Includes descriptions of Iowa City and the surrounding area in the 19th century.
Dates: 1840-1975

Henry Wallace Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0180
Abstract First editor of Wallaces' Farmer. Arranged in broad subject categories and then in chronological order. Available on microfilm for use in repository, for interlibrary loan, and for purchase.
Dates: 1860-1924

Janice A. Beran papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0149
Abstract Professor in the College of Education at Iowa State University until her retirement in 1994. Materials relate to the history of sports and particularly the participation of women and African-Americans in Iowa sports.
Dates: 1944-1998

Keyes Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0039
Abstract Mount Vernon, Iowa, family whose papers include photographs, account books, correspondence and civil war diaries.
Dates: 1832-1992

McCown Family Papers

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Identifier: IWA0852
Abstract Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Dates: 1909-2012

McGill Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0543
Abstract The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Dates: 1885-2005

Nissen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0073
Abstract Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.
Dates: 1936-1996

Off and Holsteen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0306
Abstract Two generations of an eastern Iowa family, many generations of which attended the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1864-1970

Pierce-Stuart Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0483
Abstract Diaries of Mary Pierce describe family life in Harlan, Iowa from 1927 to 1947; Mary Clark's memoir reflects on medical challenges in the early 1900s.
Dates: 1927-1989

Prentiss Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0060
Abstract The family came to Iowa City in 1905 when Henry Prentiss established the Anatomy Department at the State University of Iowa.
Dates: 1891-1996

Reese Family Papers

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

Robinson-Lacy Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0424
Abstract Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.
Dates: 1852-2001

Shale and Wolf Families letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0425
Abstract Family correspondence recording farm life in northern Iowa and the Dakota territory, primarily from a farm woman's perspective.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1878-1999

Shloss and Mannheimer Families papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0334
Abstract Prominent Des Moines families including Irma Mannheimer, her husband Rabbi Eugene Mannheimer of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, and her parents, Rose and Max Shloss—the owners of Lederer and Strauss and Company.
Dates: 1896-1986

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Bowersox, Dorothy LeVier 1
Bowersox, Edna 1
Bowersox, Elizabeth C. 1
Bowersox, Fred 1
Bowersox, Jan Erkert 1
Bowersox, Lizzie E. 1
Bowersox, Mary Margaret Shuey 1
Bowersox, Thomas L. 1
Bradley family 1
Bradley, Cornelia Fitch, 1838-1893 1
Bradley, David Ogden, 1827-1895 1
Bradley, Henry 1
Bradley, Rhoda Ogden 1
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Buell family 1
Buell, Levina Willis 1
Burchard family 1
Burchard, Celestia 1
Burns, Jean I. 1
Chenault, Phyllis, 1923-1967 1
Childs, Lue Prentiss, 1902-1968 1
Childs, Malissa 1
Clark, Mary Stuart 1
Cline, Kate 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
Dallner family 1
Dallner, Pauline Levendahl, 1918- 1
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 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
De Jong, Henry, 1913-2002 1
De Jong, Jan, 1884-1965 1
De Jong, Jeanette, 1914-2004 1
De Jong, Joanne, 1927-2005 1
De Jong, Lorraine Schol, 1914-2007 1
De Jong, Trentje Beuckens, 1885-1978 1
DeLand family 1
DeLand, Ida Sherman 1
DeLand, Mary Lurene Swope, 1896-1978 1
Dennis, Agnes Jolly McConnell, 1825-1900 1
Dennis, Bryan Francis, 1819-1909 1
Des Moines Women's Club 1
Dubuque Ladies' Literary Association (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Falb family 1
Falb, Kristine 1
Falb, Lee Ann 1
Falb, Linda 1
Falb, Karalee 1
Fitch, Abijah 1
Frampton, Dewitt 1
Frampton, Mary Ruby 1
Frankel, Babette Scheuerman 1
Harding family 1
Heberling, Andrew 1
Heberling, John 1
Holmes, Marjorie, 1910- 1
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Holsteen, Frederick Mohland 1
Hurless, Ruia Bowersox 1
Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union 1
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Iowa State University 1
Jeffers, Marie Trimble 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Kearney, Barbara DeLand 1
Keck family 1
Keyes family 1
Keyes, Catharine 1
Keyes, Charles R. (Charles Reuben), 1871-1951 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Keyes, Margaret Purves 1
Keyes, Marsden 1
Keyes, Martha Whittington 1
Kountz, Alice Cynthia Stong, 1916-1994 1
Kountz, Roy Rupert, -1971 1
Kriedeman, Joan, 1927- 1
Lacy family 1
Lacy, Benjamin 1
Lacy, Frank Robinson 1
Lacy, Mary Woodbury, 1824-1897 1
Lacy, May Robinson 1
Larson, Abbie 1
Lederer and Strauss and Company 1
Leff family 1
Leff, Nellie Josephine, 1884-1972 1
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