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Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Amelia McNeill papers date from 1929 to 1971 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The papers are arranged in four series: Programs, Extension Lessons, Published Material,and Speeches.

The Programs include photocopies of programs for the 1929, 1930, 1931, and 1938 Inter-state Conference of Farm Women as well as a the topics program for 1930 Ashton Township monthly meeting.

The Extension Lessons includes notes and handouts from training classes at the Ames Extension Offices. These cover topics such as tableware, floor coverings, masterpieces of art, and decorative stitching.

The Published Material File includes newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and the Monona County Rural Electric Cooperative annual reports that concern the activities of Amelia McNeill or her family members.

The Speeches include a manuscript, "Woman's Place in the Rural Electrification Program" and a typescript, "Producer-Consumer Relations."


  • Creation: 1929-1971


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.


From the Collection: 2.50 linear inches

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
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