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C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract

An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1920 -1985

Cheryl Britton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0873
Abstract

Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.

Dates: 1890-2003

Christie York papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0701
Abstract

University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.

Dates: 1950-2001

Cora Belle Pollock papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0706
Abstract

Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Dates: 1909-1996

Dorothy Misbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract

Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.

Dates: 1890-1999

Elvira Gaston Platt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0181
Abstract

Teacher and abolitionist who assisted fleeing slaves on the Underground Railroad while living in Fremont County, Iowa. Taught school to Pawnee children in Pennsylvania and Nebraska.

Dates: 1853-1974

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0037
Abstract

Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.

Dates: 1935-1998

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract

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

Dates: 1983-2007

Jane Elliott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0832
Abstract

Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise

Dates: 1968-2011

Jean Kern papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0631
Abstract

Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.

Dates: 1921-1988

Jean Shoots papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0308
Abstract

Writer, performer, volunteer, and nurse in Iowa City.

Dates: 1990-1998

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0074
Abstract

Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.

Dates: 1861-1939

Margaret Langland Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0816
Abstract

Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Dates: 1925-1972

Marie Tener Havel papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0336
Abstract

Nurse who worked in Missouri in the 1930s and at the University of Iowa Hospitals from 1948 to 1965.

Dates: 1931-1997

Marilyn Preheim Rose papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0790
Abstract

Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1922-2000

Maude Esther White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract

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

Dates: 1957-1996

Miriam Baker Nye papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0311
Abstract

Moville, Iowa, farm wife and columnist for the Sioux City Farm Journal Weekly.

Dates: 1938-1996

Myrle Olive Ward papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0078
Abstract

Native of Hamburg, Iowa and missionary to the West Indies and the Belgian Congo from 1925 until 1959.

Dates: 1908-1992

Olabelle Reed papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0343
Abstract

Teacher, community activist, and co-founder of Club Les Dames, an African American women's club in Waterloo.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1935-1997

Phyllis Harper-Bardach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0319
Abstract

Educator of hearing-impaired children and retired professor of Education at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1940-1998

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Britton, Chester, 1904 - 1968 1
Broer, Bethany 1
Broer, Faye York 1
Broer, Jacob 1
Broer, Kyle 1
Cargill Corn Starch and Syrup (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Childress, Elizabeth 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Curtis High School (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.) 1
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Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Goad family 1
Grinnell College 1
Grinnell Historical Museum (Grinnell, Iowa) 1
Grinnell Tuesday Club (Grinnell, Iowa) 1
Halferty family 1
Harper-Bardach, Phyllis (1928-2015) 1
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Heisdorffer, Ann White 1
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Illinois School for the Deaf 1
Indiana University 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of African-Americans 1
Iowa Falls High School (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Iowa Lutheran Hospital (Des Moines, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
Johnson, Margaret Langland, 1912-1972 1
Keir family 1
Keran, Amy Halferty 1
Kern, Jean B. 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Marin, Betty 1
Martin, Leo 1
Martin, Paul H. 1
Mason, Kären 1
Moore, Harlen 1
Moore, Margaret Martin 1
Nye, Miriam Baker, 1918- 1
Nye, Reverend John 1
Oelmann, Merry York 1
Ogden, Dean 1
Ogden, Julia 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Platt family 1
Platt, Elvira Gaston, 1818-1914 1
Pollock family 1
Pollock, Cora Belle, 1906-1998 1
Preheim family 1
Preheim, Nettie Wittrig 1
Reed, Olabelle, 1935- 1
Ricketts, Ruth Keran 1
Robinson, A.J. 1
Robinson, Irene 1
Rose, Marilyn Preheim 1
Schaefer, Ruth, 1909-2002 1
Schmuecker family 1
Schmuecker, Hazelle Keir, 1907-2007 1
Schobert family 1
Schobert, Wilda Jean, 1920-2002 1
Schofield, Mary Anne 1
Shoots, Jean, 1926- 1
Smith, Raymond A. 1
Spencer, C. Pauline, 1898 -1985 1
Spencer, Helen 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 1
Stoops, John Dashiell, 1873-1973 1
Stoops, Rose, 1895-2001 1
Stuart family 1
Tener family 1
Trenton High School (Trenton, Ill.) 1
United States. Army Nurse Corps 1
University of Georgia 1
University of Iowa. Department of History 1
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Van Voorhis family 1
Van Voorhis, Charles Smith 1
Van Voorhis, Frank Lemert 1
Van Voorhis, Lucy A. Dennis 1
Ward, Myrle Olive, 1897-1992 1
White House Conference on Children (1970 : Washington, D.C.) 1
White, George Thomas 1
White, Louise, 1898- 1
White, Lucy Van Voorhis, 1869-1935 1
White, Maude Esther, 1913-2003 1
White, Phyllis, 1905- 1
White, Stanley V., 1901- 1
Whitehead, Floy Eugenia, 1913-1998 1
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