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A. Louise Mays papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0645
Abstract Social worker and University of Iowa professor. Arrangement There are three videocassettes in the collection. "The Road Not Taken: A Retrospective" and "80th Birthday Party" (1994) VHS and 8mm. These two videocassettes are identical except for their format. They both represent a video version of Mays's scrapbook, including photographs not contained in Mays's papers,followed by filmed footage from her eightieth birthday party on June 4, 1994....
Dates: 1939-1997

Abigail Van Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Adella Martinez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0582
Abstract A former resident of Cook's Point, Davenport, whose parents emigrated from Mexico to the United States in the early 1900s.
Dates: 1922-2005

Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Dates: 1899-1994

Aldeen Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0279
Abstract Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Dates: 1954-1995

Almira Safely Rutledge papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0068
Abstract Early, Iowa, wife and mother.
Dates: 1885-1950

Anna Cochrane Lomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0053
Abstract Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1917-1991

Anna Marie Mitchell papers

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Identifier: IWA0909
Abstract Papers of Iowa missionary serving in Japan from 1950-1982.
Dates: 1925-2000

Antonia and Federico Lopez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0808
Abstract Mexican couple from the state of Guanajuato who settled permanently in Iowa in the 1910s.
Dates: 1927-1983

Augusta Gustafson Swanson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0072
Abstract Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
Dates: 1884-1993

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

Barbara Burrell Nichols papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0668
Abstract Mother from Ames, Iowa who died of polio in 1955.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1944-1997; 1944-1949

Barbara Coffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0045
Abstract City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.
Dates: 1944-2006

Basilisa Herrera papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0868
Abstract Mexican immigrant to Iowa in the 1910s, member of the Cook's Point community in Davenport, and matriarch of a large family.
Dates: 1924-2003

Bernice Larson Boyum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0194
Abstract Ellsworth, Iowa, woman who served in World War II.
Dates: 1943-1993

Bernice Leary papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0030
Abstract Educator, author, collector of children's books.
Dates: 1878-1977

Best Ever Club (Percival, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0179
Abstract A women's study club in Percival, Iowa that was founded in 1922.
Dates: 1929-1994

Bettie McKenzie papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0136
Abstract Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1870-2005

Betty Jean Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0111
Abstract Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Dates: 1921-2010

Beverly A. Hannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

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American Association of University Women 4
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Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 4
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 4
White family 4
Grinnell College 3
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 3
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 3
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 3
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 3
American Association for the United Nations 2
American National Red Cross 2
Coe College 2
Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 2
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 2
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 2
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 2
Felton, Geraldene, 1926- 2
General Federation of Women's Clubs 2
Grefe, Mary 2
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 2
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 2
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 2
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 2
Iowa Nurses' Association 2
Iowa State College 2
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 2
Jack, Jill, 1957- 2
Keene, Carolyn 2
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 2
Mason, Kären 2
McKenzie, Bettie 2
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 2
National Federation of Republican Women 2
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 2
Noun, Louise R. 2
O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 2
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 2
Piper, Karlene, 1938- 2
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
Prentiss family 2
Republican National Convention 2
Shrauger family 2
Shrauger, Harold, Sr. 2
Smith, Mary Louise 2
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 2
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 2
United States. Army 2
University High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 2
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 2
University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 2
University of Wisconsin 2
White, Stanley V., 1901- 2
Whitehead, Floy Eugenia, 1913-1998 2
Wing, Adrien Katherine 2
Wirt, Mildred A. (Mildred Augustine), 1905-2002 2
Young Women's Christian Association (State University of Iowa) 2
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 2
Ackeman, Karen 1
Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education 1
American Association of Dental Schools 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
American Dental Association 1
American Dental Hygienists' Association 1
American Educational Research Association 1
American Mission Upper Nile 1
American Nurses Association 1
American Psychological Association 1
Ames Middle School (Ames, Iowa) 1
Anderson, Marilyn 1
Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Art Institute of Chicago. School 1
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Aydelotte, Myrtle K. (Myrtle Kitchell) 1
B'nai Jeshurun Temple (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Bamford, Helen, 1902-1994 1
Barcelo family 1
Barceló, Nancy V., 1946- 1
Barker, Patti 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
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