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Alice McMurry papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0646
Abstract Promise City, Iowa elementary school teacher and poet.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1993-2001

Arlene Jens papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1962-2006

Bernice Leary papers

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

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa.She graduated in 1923.
Dates: 1920 -1985

Cherry Muhanji papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0366
Abstract Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Dates: 1984-2006

Clara Steen Skott papers

 Collection
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

Constance Frick Irwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

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

 Collection
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

E. Marie Hawkins papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0333
Abstract Iowa City elementary school teacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.
Dates: 1991-1997

Edith Sackett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0676
Abstract Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.
Dates: 1959-1975

Geraldine Greenlee papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0474
Abstract Received her master's degree from the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa in 1952.
Dates: 1945-2004

Gertrude Schroeder Lockwood papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0826
Abstract Scrapbook documenting the collegiate life of a State University of Iowa student during the 1920's.
Dates: 1923-1928

Gladys Miller Ferguson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0316
Abstract Teacher and high school girls basketball coach from Mechanicsville, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1919-1978

Gladys Spayde papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0042
Abstract Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1932-1982

Gladys Talcott Rife papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0284
Abstract Mt.Vernon, Iowa high school teacher who later owned and directed The Depot Museum in Fayette County, Iowa.
Dates: 1920-2002

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
Dates: 1983-2007

Helen Lee Hensleigh Wenger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0142
Abstract University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues including gun control.
Dates: 1922-2006

Helena Jongewaard McDonald papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0390
Abstract Teacher who attended Iowa State College in 1914.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1913-1952

Henrietta Ruff papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0289
Abstract Amana, Iowa, school teacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1985-1996

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Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
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Baker, Carl 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
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Depot Museum (Fayette County, Iowa) 1
Des Moines City Federation of Colored Women 1
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Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Erick Hawkins Dance Company 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farquhar, Marian, 1917-2006 1
Ferguson, Gladys Miller, 1881-1976 1
Fox, Steven 1
Fox, William B. 1
Greenlee, Geraldine 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Harling, George 1
Harling, Icey Lenora Teel, 1878-1964 1
Harling, Maurice 1
Harper family 1
Harper-Bardach, Phyllis, 1928- 1
Hawkins, E. Marie, 1931- 1
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Illinois School for the Deaf 1
International Council for Adult Education 1
Iowa Citizens' League for Nursing 1
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Iowa Nurses' Association. Fifth District 1
Iowa State Board of Regents 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa Women in Educational Leadership 1
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Irwin, Constance, 1913-1995 1
Jens, Arlene, 1926- 1
Johnson, Martin 1
Jongewaard, Jennie Ver Ploegh 1
Jose Limon Dance Company 1
Keir family 1
Landhuis, Kim, 1943- 1
Lane, Ruth 1
Leary, Bernice E. (Bernice Elizabeth), 1890-1973 1
Lockwood, Gertrude Schroeder, 1899-1992 1
Lucas Hoving and Dance Co. 1
Mason, Dora, 1896-1999 1
Mason, Kären 1
Mason, Rose Mary 1
McDonald, Helena Jongewaard, 1894-1989 1
McDonald, Thomas Fraser 1
McKeehan, George Washington 1
McMurry, Alice, 1908- 1
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 1
Morris, Arlene Roberts 1
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National Advisory Council on Adult Education (U.S.) 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Education Association of the United States. Department of Audiovisual Instruction 1
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National League for Nursing 1
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
Nye, Miriam Baker, 1918- 1
Nye, Reverend John 1
Olson, Melba Gardemann, 1909-2000 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Petersen, Mary Louise, 1929- 1
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