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wa00005. Jewish Women

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00005

Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:

Harriet "Sissy" Silber papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1018
Abstract

Council Bluffs woman who owned and operated Katelman Hardware with her mother, Rose Katelman.

Dates: 1913-2015

Helena Potash papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1019
Abstract

Member of the Jewish community in Sioux City, Iowa

Dates: 1919-2012

Irene Meyer Weinberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0984
Scope and Contents

The Irene Meyer Weinberg papers date from 1937 to 2015 and measure 7.5 linear inches. They contain a document on Ottumwa, Iowa Jewish history given to Weinberg on her 95th birthday. This document includes a list of Jewish families of Ottumwa, Iowa compiled by the Wapello Co. Genealogical Society and essays about early Jewish settlers and the Jewish community experience. The HawkChai Riders motorcycle club folder includes a patch and a description of this Iowa City-based Jewish motorcycle club, which is affiliated with the Jewish Motorcycle Alliance.

Dates: 1937-2015

Jennifer Baum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1016
Dates: unknown

Jim Sherman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0897
Abstract

Lay leader’s collection of eulogies for Shaare Zion Synagogue and Congregation Beth Shalom in Sioux City, Iowa.

Dates: 1986-1998

Joan Lipsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract

Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dates: 1880-2015

Judith Brodkey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0964
Abstract

Feminist and anti-racist activist and public health professional in Portland, Oregon.

Dates: 1977-2016

Lillian Brodkey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0975
Abstract

National educator for the American Zionist Youth Commission during WWII and local Jewish and communnity activist in Sioux City, Iowa.

Dates: 1935-2015

Lois Novitsky Friedman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0978
Abstract

Community activist within the Jewish communities in Sioux City, Iowa and Omaha, Nebraska.

Dates: 1929-2007

Louise Goldman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract

Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1933-1997

Louise Rosenfield Noun papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0035
Abstract

Feminist and civil liberties activist from Des Moines, Iowa, who was also an art collector, author, and co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.

Dates: 1926-2002

Marlene Booth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0447
Abstract

Jewish independent filmmaker raised in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1951- 2009

May Brodbeck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0890
Abstract

Professor of philosophy who served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculties at the University of Iowa from 1974-1983.

Dates: 1917- 2012

Mildred H. Lavin papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0158
Abstract

Professor in instructional design and outreach education at the University of Iowa's College of Education.



Arrangement

9 audiocassettes shelved in audiocassette collection.

Dates: 1942 - 2015

Mildred Plotkin Altman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0982
Abstract

A former resident of Sioux City and Denison, Iowa, whose parents emigrated from Russia to the United States in the early 1910s.

Dates: 1931-1984

Miriam Bergen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1021
Dates: unknown

Miriam Gelfand oral history

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1024
Abstract

Oral history with Miriam Gelfand, a Jewish immigrant from China who also taught as a professor of French and Russian at The University of Iowa from 1962 to 1994.

Dates: 2016

Miriam R. Canter papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1022
Abstract

A Jewish woman who supported local arts and produced cookbooks in Iowa City, IA.

Dates: 1903-2016

Naomi Braverman Markovitz papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1001
Abstract

Newspaper clippings related to the Bravermans, one of the founding families of the Agudas Achim synagogue in Iowa City, IA.

Dates: 1926-1980

Ohsman-Berg Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1025
Abstract

Two generations of career women and homemakers in a Cedar Rapids family.

Dates: 1900-2018