Found in 447 Collections and/or Records:
Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.
Officer in local and state chapters of the League of Women Voters and Daughters of the American Revolution.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Letters to Iowa resident Laura Birgen from Carl White who served in the U.S. Army in France during and after World War I.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
University of Iowa professor of English,1920-1954. Correspondence.
Proprietor of the Prairie Press and printer. Correspondence, preliminary drafts, galleys and mock-ups for books printed by the Prairie Press, and related business records, advertising, etc.
Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.
University of Iowa professor of astronomy, 1925-1976. Specialized in the study of meteors.
Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives,1967 to 1969, and the Iowa Senate, 1969 to 1973.
Judge and lawyer. Papers relating primarily to his career on the bench. Correspondence and subject files, together with biographical material, speeches, and articles make up the collection. Includes jury instructions and a well documented lawsuit involving Union Carbide and Carbon Corp.
Seventh president of the University of Iowa, 1887-1898.
University of Iowa associate professor of music, 1930-1997. Director of University Bands, 1937-1954.
Civil War soldier from Danville, Iowa. Consists of letters written to his parents and family describing life in the 15th Iowa Volunteer Infantry. Also includes his promotion and discharge papers.
U.S. Representative from Iowa and attorney. Subject files relating to his Congressional career. Includes campaign materials, and files on conservation, tariffs, pensions, and other subjects.
Mason City, Iowa, businessman. Correspondence and subject files documenting his business, political and civic interests. Topics include the Iowa Terminal Railroad and People's Gas and Electric Company of Mason City.
University of Iowa professor of physical education, 1930 to retirement. Research specialty in anthropometry, or the analysis of motor skills.
Spanish American War soldier from Red Oak, IA. Personal letters concerning the activities of Company M, 51st Infantry Regiment, Iowa Volunteers during the Spanish American War.
University of Iowa student 1866-1873. Notes for two classes taught by Gustavus Hinrichs.