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20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 633 Collections and/or Records:

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

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Dates: 1964-2003; 1969-1976

Grace Morris Allen Jones papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0277
Abstract Burlington, Iowa born educator and wife of Dr. Laurence C. Jones, founder of Piney Woods Country Life School in Piney Woods, Mississippi.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1927-1975; 1927-1928

Greene Township Women's Club (Iowa County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0412
Abstract Social club of Iowa County farmwomen that began as a Farm Bureau club but later dropped that affiliation.
Dates: 1959-1996

Gretchen Anton Coy papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0234
Abstract Artist and teacher in Okoboji, Iowa, who participated in the Curtiss-Wright Aeronautical Program during World War II.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1943-1995

Gretchen Harshbarger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0122
Abstract Landscape architect, author and photographer.
Dates: 1900-1991

Guy M. Gillette Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0745
Abstract Research for a biography that was never published, this collection consists of papers from Gillette as well as Stelck's research materials.
Dates: 1936-1959

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

 Collection
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

Gwendolyn Johnson Hein papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0394
Abstract Farmwoman, basketball player on Newhall High School girls state championship team in 1927.
Dates: 1892-1997

Harding Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0383
Abstract Diaries, genealogical records, account and ledger books, correspondence, and reminiscences of three generations. Includes descriptions of Iowa City and the surrounding area in the 19th century.
Dates: 1840-1975

Harriet Adeline Stevens papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0707
Abstract Teacher of nutrition education and dietetics; U. S. Army Second Lieutenant who served as a medical hospital dietician at Camp Gordon, Georgia during World War II.
Dates: 1928-1994

Harry Harper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0365
Abstract Physician and civil rights leader in Fort Madison, IA. Correspondence, speeches, biographical and autobiographical materials, and subject files document both his career and his Civil Rights activism.
Dates: 1946-1985

Hartupee Social Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0621
Abstract Social club organized in 1930 by rural women living near West Liberty, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-1995

Hazel Rogers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0214
Abstract Teacher who attended the Iowa State Teachers College between 1939 and 1941.
Dates: 1932-1987

Hedy Hustedde papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0879
Abstract Homemaker and librarian who lived abroad in Berlin for four years during the 1980s.
Dates: 1890-2010

Helen Bamford papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0193
Abstract Professional photographer from Muscatine.
Dates: 1911-1994

Helen Harrington papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0476
Abstract Poet and farm woman from Lamoni, Iowa.
Dates: 1963-1992

Helen Larson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0347
Abstract Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.
Dates: 1884-1996; 1905-1996

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