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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
The papers include Kipp's reminiscence of her childhood on an Iowa farm.
Papers of Iowa missionary serving in Japan from 1950-1982.
Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Rural Linn County banker who worked outside of the home from 1910s to 1960s.
University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Harris worked in radiation detection instrumentation. She was active in the Johnson County League of Women Voters and the Johnson County Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Peace activist and Quaker who lived in Southern Rhodesia from 1960 to 1964.
Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.
Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.
Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
Letters From Egypt by Helen Baird Branyan consists primarily of Clarice Bloomfield's letters, written between 1920 and 1938. The letters describe the life of an Albia, Iowa, girl who became a missionary in Egypt.