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David Edstrom Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0752
Abstract A small collection of papers of the Swedish-American sculptor, including 8 x 10 photographs of some of his busts.
Dates: 1917-1931

Herschel C. Loveless Papers

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Identifier: msc0184
Abstract Governor of Iowa. Most of the papers relate to the 1960 gubernatorial race with correspondence, campaign materials, and speeches. There are also scrapbooks and office files.
Dates: 1958-1961

Ivory Winston papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0883
Abstract Concert vocalist and Ottumwa housewife.
Dates: 1936-2010

Joann Weldon papers

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Identifier: IWA0521
Abstract A resident of Davenport from 1962, Weldon publicly acknowledged her lesbian identity during the early 1950s.
Dates: 1920-2003

Martha Wahl papers

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Identifier: IWA0090
Abstract Mathematician and teacher who patented educational toys for teaching mathematics to children.
Dates: 1938-1995; 1961-1985

Morrell Meat Packing Company Collection

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Identifier: msc0100
Abstract Business and personal correspondence, account books, statements, and other records, relating to the meat packing company particularly in Liverpool, England, and Ottumwa, Iowa; and papers, including some of Thomas Dove Foster.
Dates: 1850-1953; Majority of material found in 1850-1932

Ottumwa Railway & Light Company Records

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Identifier: msc0366
Scope and Contents Street railroad, electric light and steam power business in Ottumwa, Iowa. Maps, legal documents, correspondence, and subject files.
Dates: 1915-1922; 1922

Pauline Lyon papers

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Identifier: IWA0202
Abstract Waterloo, Iowa, native who served in WAVES during World War II and later worked for the American Red Cross.
Dates: 1884-1994

Shirley Rich papers

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Identifier: IWA0055
Abstract Casting director who worked for Rodgers and Hammerstein; founded Shirley Rich Casting in 1969.
Dates: 1929-2010

Sonja Larsen papers

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Identifier: IWA0439
Abstract Republican representative in the Iowa legislature who ran for mayor of Ottumwa in 1981.
Dates: 1977-1982