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University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Waterloo music educator and multicultural programs coordinator.
Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.
A resident of Davenport from 1962, Weldon publicly acknowledged her lesbian identity during the early 1950s.
Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.
Nationally recognized journalist whose reporting included coverage of the women's movement.
Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Postville, Iowa, native who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Nursing in 1940.
Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.