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Betty Jean Furgerson papers

Identifier: IWA0111

Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.

Dates: 1921-2010

Bridging the Generations Exhibit: Master Farm Homemakers Guild records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0589

This exhibit was created by the Master Farm Homemakers Guild to publicize their history in Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1992-2001

Carolyn "Kay" Bucksbaum papers

Identifier: IWA0591

Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.

Dates: 1949-1998

Clara Steen Skott papers

Identifier: IWA0216

Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.

Dates: 1899-1994

Josephine M. Kuba papers

Identifier: IWA0406

Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.

Dates: 1885-1998

Lois H. Eichacker papers

Identifier: IWA0255

Fort Madison civic leader and former president of the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board.

Dates: 1905-2006

Margaret Anderson Papers

Identifier: IWA0001

Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.

Dates: 1973-1978

Margaret McCollum papers

Identifier: IWA0143

Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.

Dates: 1942-2008

Martha Nash papers

Identifier: IWA0235

Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.

Dates: 1939-2000

Mary C. Neuhauser papers

Identifier: IWA0455

Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).

Dates: 1968-1999

Maude Esther White papers

Identifier: IWA0196

Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.

Dates: 1957-1996

Paula Watts Brown papers

Identifier: IWA0002

Civic leader in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1930-1974

Rosalie Braverman papers

Identifier: IWA0259

Community activist in civic and Jewish organizations in Iowa City, Iowa.

Dates: 1929-2010

Shloss and Mannheimer Families papers

Identifier: IWA0334

Prominent Des Moines families including Irma Mannheimer, her husband Rabbi Eugene Mannheimer of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, and her parents, Rose and Max Shloss—the owners of Lederer and Strauss and Company.

Dates: 1896-1986

Virginia Harper papers

Identifier: IWA0199

One of five African American women who integrated Currier Hall at the University of Iowa in 1946. Former president of the Fort Madison chapter of the NAACP.

Dates: 1940-2005

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