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Adelia M. Hoyt papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0844
Abstract Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
Dates: 1915-2011

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
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

Bernice Zimmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0876
Abstract Diaries of an Iowa woman.
Dates: 1932-2010

Bertha Hedges papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0846
Abstract A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Dates: 1870-2014

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

Donna Schmidt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0856
Abstract University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa
Dates: 1938-2010

Esther Treptow Clark

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Identifier: IWA0893
Abstract Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1919-2010

Four Seasons Garden Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0877
Abstract This collection contains meeting minutes, annual reports, and scrapbooks of club activities.
Dates: 1970-2010

Ivory Winston papers

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

Jane Elliott papers

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Identifier: IWA0832
Abstract Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise
Dates: 1968-2011

Josephine Marie Pletscher papers

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Identifier: IWA0913
Abstract Artist, librarian, and student of Corita Kent.
Dates: 1922-2015

Kathryn W. Hansen

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Identifier: IWA0859
Abstract Photographer, Peace Corps volunteer, and United Nations Association leader and member.
Dates: 1959-2012; Other: Date acquired: 20100000

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0886
Abstract Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-2013

Martha Jean Nicholson Browneller papers

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Identifier: IWA0804
Abstract Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Dates: 1920-2010

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

Otilia Gomez Savala papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0827
Abstract Davenport woman raised in the Cook's Point neighborhood, whose parents emigrated from Mexico in the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1937-2014

Sondra Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0874
Abstract Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Dates: 1965-2010

University of Iowa Women in Science and Engineering Program

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0803
Abstract Program established in 1994 to expand and improve educational and professional opportunities for women in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and provide support for students in these fields.
Dates: 1992-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2010-09-08

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

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Browneller, Martha Jean Nicholson, 1920- 1
Browneller, Max 1
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 1
Chong, Peggy 1
Clark, Dene 1
Clark, Esther Treptow, 1905-2004 1
Corita, 1918-1986 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 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
Eisinger, Mary 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Four Seasons Garden Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Gomez, Joseph 1
Gomez, Luz Salazar, 1900-1956 1
Gomez, Peter, 1900-1984 1
Hansen, Kathryn W. 1
Hedges family 1
Hedges, Bertha, 1887-1978 1
Hedges, Charles 1
Hedges, Mildred 1
Henry, Gloria 1
Hoyt, Adelia M., 1865- 1
Immaculate Heart College (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Immaculate Heart College Center (Los Angeles, Calif.) 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 Home for Sightless Women (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Iowa State University 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Kent family 1
Kent, Mary Ruth 1
Knight, Bernie 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Manuscript Society (U.S.) 1
Mason, Kären 1
McCown family 1
McCown, Alfred Brown, 1850-1929 1
McCown, Anne Elizabeth, 1965- 1
McCown, Don Cleveland, 1884-1950 1
McCown, Frances Anne, 1902-1963 1
McCown, John Patrick, 1964- 1
McCown, Margaret 1
McCown, Robert A., 1939-2015 1
Meyer, Louis 1
Midwest Archives Conference 1
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
National Council of State Garden Clubs 1
Nicholson, Homer 1
Nicholson, Irma 1
Northwest Iowa Peace Links 1
Northwestern Bell Telephone Company 1
Northwestern College (Orange City, Iowa) 1
Oskaloosa High School (Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Peace Corps (U.S.) 1
Pierson High School (Pierson, Iowa) 1
Pletscher, Josephine Marie, 1918-2013 1
Savala, Otilia Gomez, 1937- 1
Schmidt, Donna, 1921-2011 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Simpson College 1
Smith, Sondra, 1948- 1
State University of Iowa 1
United Nations 1
United Nations Association of the United States of America 1
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
United States. Marine Corps 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Department 1
University of Iowa. Women in Science and Engineering Program 1
Vargas, Alice 1
Vargas, Henry, 1929- 1
Vargas, Lucy, 1930-2013 1
White House Conference on Children (1970 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Winston family 1
Winston, Clyde Melvin 1
Winston, Ivory, 1911-1936 1
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 1
Woodburn, Edna 1
Zimmer, Bernice, 1916-2012 1
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