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Ada Mae Brown Brinton memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0708

In Sunshine and Rain in Iowa: Reminiscing through 86 Years, Brinton reflects on rural Iowa, hard work, church traditions, and the love of family and community.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1977

Augusta Gustafson Swanson papers

Identifier: IWA0072

Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)

Dates: 1884-1993

Autobiographical Sketches of Rural Iowa Women

Identifier: IWA0407

Reminiscences of Iowa Farm Bureau women donated to the Rural Women's Project.


Four folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1998-1999

Betty Boller oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0290

Des Moines wife and mother who worked as a secretary during World War II.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1999

Dorothy Pearl Unmack Dix papers

Identifier: IWA0449

Harrison County, Iowa-born schoolteacher.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1982-1999

Gladys Moeller Lage papers

Identifier: IWA0768

Personal accounts of Lage's childhood and upbringing on a farm in Cedar County, Iowa.

Dates: 1912-1992

Hazel Rogers papers

Identifier: IWA0214

Teacher who attended the Iowa State Teachers College between 1939 and 1941.

Dates: 1932-1987

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

Identifier: IWA0244

Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.

Dates: 1983-2007

Helen Shediwy Scheetz memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0677

The youngest daughter of immigrants reflects on growing up in Iowa towns during the Depression.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1988

Jean Minish Stoner papers

Identifier: IWA0461

Farmwoman, writer, and community volunteer near Mt. Vernon, Iowa.

Dates: 1957-1997

Jeanne Van Kley papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0388

Farmer's wife from Ocheydan, Iowa who raised four children.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1987-1998

Lela Aurilla Yost memoir

Identifier: IWA0325

Schoolteacher and farm wife near Mason City and Kesley, Iowa.


Shelved in printer works, CT 275.Y48 AC 1990

Dates: 1995

Lillian Ronk papers

Identifier: IWA0503

West Central Iowa farmwoman known locally as 'the flower lady.'

Dates: 1966-2000

Lois McIntyre Schutte papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0678

Two memoirs of an Iowa farm woman.


Two folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991-1993

Marie Rumble papers

Identifier: IWA0505

A homesteader who lived in Wyoming, Colorado and Washington State.

Dates: 1890-2002

Marjorie Mason papers

Identifier: IWA0376

Teacher, newspaper columnist and poet from Sioux City, Iowa.

Dates: 1960-1995

Minnie Ducommun papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0553

Diary and obituary of a rural Iowa housewife.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1936-1998

Ruth Hager Cousin papers

Identifier: IWA0522

Trained as a nurse between 1917 and 1920, and worked as a school nurse in Iowa Falls and Marshalltown, Iowa from 1931 to 1965.

Dates: 1914-1985

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