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Thimble Club (Riceville, Iowa) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0103
Abstract

Reading club organized in 1901.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1912-1957

TOPS Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0811
Abstract

Organization that provided support for weight loss.

Dates: 1965-2004

Trimble Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0427
Abstract

Reminiscences of Gladys Trimble Leith and Marie Jeffers about their mother, Mary Pyle Trimble as well as their own childhood.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1879-1999

Trula Godwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0618
Abstract

Davenport, Iowa, policewoman from 1973-1998.

Dates: 1941-2003

Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0576
Abstract

A women's club concerned primarily with philanthropic and social activities.

Dates: 1950-2006

University of Iowa College of Nursing records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0511
Abstract

The history of nursing education at Iowa.

Dates: 1887-2005

University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0211
Abstract Started in 1949 and was one of the earliest such programs in the United States. Arrangement Contents:History in Box 1. Administrative Files in Boxes 1-18. Curriculum in Boxes 18-26. Students in Boxes 26-31. Alumni in Boxes 31-32. Dental Hygiene Profession in Boxes 32-43. Photographs in Boxes 44-49. Theses in Box 48. Artifacts in Boxes 50 and 51.Audiocassettes:Jerome Lysaught, "Implications of need for Change in Baccalaureate Dental Hygiene Education: Characteristics of Growth or Deterioration of a Profession," May 10, 1976 [AC 1080]Larry Hornsby, "Role of Behavioral and Social Sciences in Health Care Provision, May 10, 1976, side one; David Chambers, "Objectives of the Second Conference Explanation of Conference Agenda," May 10, 1976, side two [AC 1081]J. Larry Hornsby and Nancy Sisty, "Presentation of Behavioral Science: Curriculum Model," May 11, 1976 [AC 1082]...
Dates: 1913-2005

University of Iowa Department of Home Economics records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0720
Abstract

Provided training in a variety of careers including dieticians, extension agents, designers, and homemakers.

Dates: 1913-1991

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0106
Abstract

The department was established in 1924 and was a pioneer in the development of graduate study and professional training. The department existed until 2010 under a variety of names and organizations.

Dates: 1900-2010

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women: Women's Recreation Association records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0691
Abstract

WRA provided college women opportunities to participate in sports, either intramural or as a member of a sport club

Dates: 1920-1975

University of Iowa Women's Softball records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1046
Abstract

Photographs and related ephemera from Gayle Blevins’ tenure as the University of Iowa women’s softball head coach.

Dates: 1989-2011

Van Zante and De Cook Families papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0721
Abstract

Late 19th century diary of adolescent Dutch-American farm girl and 1932 farm diary of her daughter-in-law.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1888-1969

Velma Carney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0560
Abstract

Adair County, Iowa, farm woman. Papers include household accounting ledgers.

Dates: 1908-2004

Velma Stuit scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0212
Abstract

Wife of Dean of University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and organizer of Newcomers Club in 1938 and International Wives Club in 1959.

Dates: 1934-1990

Vera Shepard Cronkhite papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0600
Abstract

Southwest Iowa rural schoolteacher during the 1920s and 1930s. Taught in town schools an additional 20 years.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1927-2001

Vera Shivvers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0464
Abstract

Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.

Dates: 1914-1990

Verda Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0137
Abstract

Communication specialist at Iowa State University who produced the documentary Black Des Moines: Voices Seldom Heard.

Dates: 1965-2004

Verna Moulton Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0145
Abstract

Maquoketa, Iowa, native who owned and operated Spencer's Harmony Hall with her husband from 1912 to 1962.

Dates: 1899-1994

Vina Thorpe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0253
Abstract

Des Moines newspaper columnist and editor who ran Thorpe Publications with her husband.

Dates: 1893-1995

Viola Nesfield Owen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0801
Abstract

Mother and piano teacher living in Wisconsin, cooresponding with family in Waterloo, Iowa.

Dates: 1911-1963

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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 3
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Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
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