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Alice Atkinson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IWA0918

Scope and Contents

The Alice Atkinson papers date from 1950 to 1958 and measure 2 linear inches. They comprise her Pilot Pals 4-H member record book, which includes worksheets, photographs, and essays about her 4-H experience and achievements.


  • Creation: 1950-1958


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

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Biographical / Historical

Alice Morse Atkinson was born in Iowa in 1939. She was a member the Pilot Pals 4-H club in Marengo for nine years. The club activities she participated in included music, personal accounts, fire safety, and reading. She served as chairman of the Booth Committee and as club historian. She attended Iowa State College, now Iowa State University.


2.00 linear inches

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Member of the Pilot Pals 4-H Club in Marengo, Iowa.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers (donor no. 954) were donated by Alice Atkinson in 2014.

Laurel Rhame, 2014.
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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