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Author who wrote extensively on language. This collection contains the manuscript and correspondence for one of his novels. Iowa Author collection.
Des Moines women's club formed in 1897 to promote efficiency in extemporaneous speaking.
Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
Records of the Cedar Rapids ticket agent for the railway, this collection consists of record books, correspondence with headquarters in Chicago, and correspondence dealing with problems of passenger transportation. Bulk dates are 1896-1899.
Attorney, Congressman, and U.S. Court of Claims commissioner from Iowa. Correspondence, clippings, court records and opinions, and speeches.
University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Appanoose County 4-H leader, farmer, and teacher.
Multi-volume memoir of a Mormon woman who was an educator, poet and advocate for the mentally ill.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Records for the Milwaukee Road, Amtrak, and the B&O railroads, with some materials from the Elgin, Joliet and Eastern (EJ&E), the Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ), the Nickel Plate Railroad (NKP), and Acheson, Topeka and Santa Fe (AT&SF) lines from the 1880s to the early 1990s.
Johnson County, Iowa chapter of Church Women United.
Organization made up of representatives of the mothers' clubs of Des Moines schools.
1 folder shelved in SCVF.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Correspondence between Clarence and his family during his time in Europe during and after World War II.
Professional papers and academic records.
Editor and publisher of the Burlington Hawk-Eye, civic leader. Newspaper clippings, correspondence, speeches, etc., concerning the newspaper and the Burlington, IA area, with information on the Great River Road Project of the 1960s.