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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
A former resident of Cook's Point, Davenport, whose parents emigrated from Mexico to the United States in the early 1900s.
Correspondence and scrapbook of student years at Simpson Conservatory in Indianola, Iowa.
High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Swedish farm woman whose three children became academics during the 1930s and 1940s.
Early, Iowa, wife and mother.
Homemaker and mother of five who received her private pilot license in 1963.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Buchanan County farmwoman who was active in the Farm Bureau and county historical society.
Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Papers of Iowa missionary serving in Japan from 1950-1982.
Iowa City housewife and mother whose son, Thomas Cech, won the Nobel Prize in 1989.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Journalist who wrote for Des Moines and Waterloo newspapers.
Mexican couple from the state of Guanajuato who settled permanently in Iowa in the 1910s.
Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Rural Mt. Ayr, Iowa woman who worked in local homes as a washerwoman and housekeeper.