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Alice Kelley papers

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Identifier: IWA0485
Abstract University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Dates: 1888-2005; 1923-2005

Bernadine Solberg papers

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Identifier: IWA0579
Abstract Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Dates: 1855-1980; 1940-1980

Bernice Leary papers

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

Carrie V. Talcott papers

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Identifier: IWA0687
Abstract Active clubwoman, Methodist, writer and farmer from Fayette County who spent 19 years in a retirement home in Fort Dodge.
Dates: 1913-1981

Cheryl Britton papers

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Identifier: IWA0873
Abstract Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
Dates: 1890-2003

Clara Steen Skott papers

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Identifier: IWA0216
Abstract Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dates: 1899-1994

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

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Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dates: 1890-2004

Dora Mason papers

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Identifier: IWA0221
Abstract Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.
Dates: 1915-2017

Dorothy Misbach papers

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Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Dates: 1890-1999

Edna Hidlebaugh papers

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Identifier: IWA0393
Abstract Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.
Dates: 1871-1987

Elizabeth Clarkson Zwart papers

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Identifier: IWA0029
Abstract Columnist for the Des Moines Tribune, the Des Moines Register, and Better Homes and Gardens.
Dates: 1925-1982

Esther Everett papers

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Identifier: IWA0880
Abstract Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-2008

Eve Drewelowe papers

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Identifier: IWA0135
Abstract Artist who attended the State University of Iowa and in 1924 became the first person to receive a masters degree in Painting and Art History.
Dates: 1910-1996

Frances Myattway papers

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Identifier: IWA0875
Abstract Early twentieth-century scrapbook of a young woman in western Iowa.
Dates: 1914-1918

Gladys Conn papers

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Identifier: IWA0225
Abstract Social worker and State University of Iowa graduate from Marne, Iowa, whose papers include diaries and family correspondence.
Dates: 1868-2001

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

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Identifier: IWA0365
Abstract The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Dates: 1905-1996

Jean Kern papers

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Identifier: IWA0631
Abstract Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.
Dates: 1921-1988

Josie Thurston papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0514
Abstract Journalist who worked for the Des Moines Register between 1947 and 1957 and was later a freelance writer.
Dates: 1893-1990

Laura Gibson Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0069
Abstract Casey, Iowa native who taught country school before marrying and homesteading in Wyoming in 1913. She taught school in the Philippines in the 1910s and 1920s.
Dates: 1917-1983

Lillian B. Lawler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0034
Abstract Scholar at the State University of Iowa in 1923.
Dates: 1925-1968

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Conn, Gladys, 1910-2005 1
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Day, Dennis 1
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Drake College of Pharmacy 1
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Ellsworth, Eugene 1
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Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
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First United Methodist Church (Randalia, Iowa) 1
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Fowler, Gwendolyn Wilson, 1907-1997 1
Frederick, John T. (John Towner), 1893-1975 1
Friends of New Hampshire Music Festival 1
Friendship Haven, Home for the Retired (Fort Dodge, Iowa) 1
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Fullerton, Grace, 1879-1972 1
Fullerton, William J. 1
Gingery, Joseph 1
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Gumbleton, Thomas J. 1
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Hall, Norman 1
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Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
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Irene, Princess of Netherlands 1
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Kelley, Alice 1
Kelley, Mary Louise 1
Kern, Jean B. 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Koob family 1
Koob, Kathryn 1
Lake Mills High School (Lake Mills, Iowa) 1
Lawler, Lillian B. (Lillian Beatrice), 1898-1990 1
Leary, Bernice E. (Bernice Elizabeth), 1890-1973 1
Leff family 1
Leff, Nellie Josephine, 1884-1972 1
Longchamp, Sarah Alien, 1911-1996 1
Ludemann, Mae Irene, 1900-1997 1
Mason, Dora, 1896-1999 1
Mason, Rose Mary 1
Mason, Stella M., 1861-1957 1
Metcalf, Donald 1
Michigan State College 1
Michigan State University 1
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Mikels, Lyman 1
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Mitchell, Paul 1
Myattway, Frances, 1899-1964 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
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