Des Moines (Iowa)
Found in 112 Collections and/or Records:
Organization made up of representatives of the mothers' clubs of Des Moines schools.
1 folder shelved in SCVF.
Research materials and correspondence of a historian of the Unitarian church’s female ministers in Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Walnut and Webster chapter records of this social and benevolent club comprised of farmwomen.
The first licensed out-of-hospital birth center in Iowa, specializing in nurse-midwifery.
Civic and philanthropic organization.
African American singer and beauty shop owner in Des Moines, Iowa.
One folder, shelved in SCVF; one audiocassette [AC1109] shelved in audiocassette collection.
Federal Civil Service employee who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Communication in 1932.
Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.
Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Columnist for the Des Moines Tribune, the Des Moines Register, and Better Homes and Gardens.
Iowa state legislator from 1967 to 1977.
Topical files, arranged alphabetically, boxes 1-22; correspondence, boxes 23-30.
Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.
Farmwoman and member of the Porkettes, the women's auxiliary of the Iowa Pork Producers Council.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Businesswoman who was the creator and proprieter of the Reames Noodle Company in Des Moines, Iowa.
Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Editorial cartoonist for the Des Moines Register. 100 original drawings, cartoons with over-lays and color processes, engraving printing plates, correspondence, photos and other papers.
This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.
Professor and former dean of the University of Iowa College of Nursing.
Two books that mention Felton and her achievements in nursing are filed in the printed work collection of the Iowa Women's Archives: Complete in All Its Parts: Nursing Education at the University of Iowa, 1898-1998 by Lee Anderson and Kathy Penningroth (1998) and The Path We Tread: Blacks in Nursing Worldwide, 1864-1994 by M. Elizabeth Carnegie (1995).