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20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 633 Collections and/or Records:

Vera Shepard Cronkhite papers

 Collection — Floor 1
Identifier: IWA0600
Abstract Southwest Iowa rural schoolteacher during the 1920s and 1930s. Taught in town schools an additional 20 years.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1927-2001

Vera Shivvers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0464
Abstract Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.
Dates: 1914-1990

Verda Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0137
Abstract Communication specialist at Iowa State University who produced the documentary Black Des Moines: Voices Seldom Heard.
Dates: 1969-2004

Verna Moulton Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0145
Abstract Maquoketa, Iowa, native who owned and operated Spencer's Harmony Hall with her husband from 1912 to 1962.
Dates: 1899-1994; 1972

Vina Thorpe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0253
Abstract Des Moines newspaper columnist and editor who ran Thorpe Publications with her husband.
Dates: 1893-1995; 1907-1995

Viola Nesfield Owen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0801
Abstract Mother and piano teacher living in Wisconsin, cooresponding with family in Waterloo, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-1963

Violet Greiner papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0389
Abstract Farmwoman, columnist, and volunteer from Blairsburg, Iowa who wrote a monthly column for the Rural Electric Cooperative News.
Dates: 1960-1999

Virginia Harper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0199
Abstract One of five African American women who integrated Currier Hall at the University of Iowa in 1946. Former president of the Fort Madison chapter of the NAACP.
Dates: 1940-2005

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: 1936-2010

Virginia Randolph papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0115
Abstract Anamosa, Iowa, poet and niece of Elizabeth Wherry.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1929-1993

Wagner Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0475
Abstract Materials from the lives of two sisters, Eva Wagner and Grace Wagner Patten, and one sister-in-law, Alice Nicolet Wagner.
Dates: 1903-1994

Wallace Stegner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0703
Abstract Award-winning novelist, story writer, essayist, historian, English professor at Stanford, and frontline conservationist. Preliminary drafts and proofs for seven novels.
Dates: 1957 - 1977

Walling Family letters

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0124
Abstract Oskaloosa family whose daughter Ivyl Walling Welton graduated from Grinnell College and moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1919-1991; 1919-1935

Walsh Construction Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0053
Abstract This small collection contains papers of the company started by Patrick T. Walsh. These are mostly photocopies and photostats, and include information on the Walsh Company, correspondence, and materials relating to their bid to build the Panama Canal.
Dates: 1916-1952

Wanda Edgerton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0603
Abstract Occupational therapist who worked in Venezuela, 1940-1942, and at Ohio State University.
Dates: 1938-1993

War Brides of World War II

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0215
Abstract 1995 honors thesis of University of Iowa undergraduate student, Rachel Casteel.
Dates: 1946-1996

Welch and Angrick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0095
Abstract Material relating to the Heart of Hawkeye Council of Campfire Girls, The Woman's Christian Temperance Union, and the Iowa Department of the Woman's Relief Corps.
Dates: 1880-1995; 1916-1960

West Branch Women's Clubs (Cedar County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0782
Abstract Records from seven women's clubs in West Branch, Iowa.
Dates: 1903-1999

West Lucas Women's Club (Johnson County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0572
Abstract The club initially met on the second Tuesday of the month for conversation, a program, and refreshments. Later, meetings were held bimonthly and were dedicated to study, roll call, a program, and refreshments.
Dates: 1923-1976

Wilda Jean Schobert papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0180
Abstract Percival, Iowa farm woman and club woman.
Dates: 1840-2001