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20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 633 Collections and/or Records:

Robert K. Goodwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0462
Abstract U.S. Representative from Iowa and businessman. Correspondence and subject files relating to his political activities with the Republican Party.
Dates: 1866-1983; 1950-1980

Robert Metzler "Colombo" Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: msc0097
Abstract Writer and producer Robert Metzler was hired in March 1975 to work on the NBC television series Colombo starring Peter Falk. He continued on the show into 1977, making near daily diary entries that record behind-the-scenes activity in great detail.
Dates: 1975-1977

Roberta Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0341
Abstract Sioux City, Iowa resident who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1943-1996

Robinson-Lacy Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0424
Abstract Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.
Dates: 1852-2001

Rosa Knutson Gangestad papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0614
Abstract The daughter of Norwegian immigrants who came to Humboldt County, Iowa in 1872. Reflections on pioneer life through handwritten stories and letters for her grandchildren.
Dates: 1867-1943

Rose Claire Huth papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0041
Abstract Actress and radio scriptwriter.
Dates: 1950-1997; 1950-1953

Rose Stoops papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0542
Abstract Teacher, farm woman and nurse who later participated in many community organizations in Grinnell, Iowa.
Dates: 1916-2004

Rosemary Sackett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0230
Abstract Lawyer and justice on Iowa Court of Appeals.
Dates: 1960-1996

Rosemary Tharp papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0114
Abstract Cedar Falls native who served in the WAVES during World War II.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1940-1994

Rowene Danbom papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0494
Abstract Journalist who worked at the International News Service in Des Moines, Iowa during World War II and became its first woman bureau chief.
Dates: 1941-1987

Roxanne Barton Conlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0005
Abstract Attorney and political activist who co-founded the Iowa Women's Political Caucus and was appointed Federal Prosecutor in 1977.

Arrangement Personal, 1970-1996 and undated (boxes 1 and 2).

Professional, 1969-1995 and undated (boxes 2-44)
Dates: 1969-1996

Ruby Crumley Mitchell diaries

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0228
Abstract Daily diaries of this Rhodes, Iowa, native.
Dates: 1904-1966; 1930-1966

Ruth Cromer Weir papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0490
Abstract Journalist and children's author from Union, Iowa.
Dates: 1926-1964

Ruth Fatherson Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0489
Abstract Reminiscences and essays by Taylor and the transcript of a 1915 memoir written by Editha Phillips Fatherson.
Dates: 1915-2002

Ruth Fuller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0482
Abstract The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Dates: 1925-2002

Ruth Hager Cousin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0522
Abstract Trained as a nurse between 1917 and 1920, and worked as a school nurse in Iowa Falls and Marshalltown, Iowa from 1931 to 1965.
Dates: 1914-1985

Ruth Hamilton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0192
Abstract Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.
Dates: 1895-2008

Ruth Koob papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0848
Abstract Correspondence and training materials on selling the Lincoln Library, a popular reference book, sent to Ruth Koob by The Frontier Press Company.
Dates: 1934

Ruth Laughlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0185
Abstract Social activist and writer.
Dates: 1956-1997

Ruth Lechlitner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0474
Abstract Poet and teacher. Correspondence, subject files, and preliminary drafts of her writings.
Dates: 1919-1988