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Columnist for the Des Moines Tribune, the Des Moines Register, and Better Homes and Gardens.
Peace activist and Quaker who lived in Southern Rhodesia from 1960 to 1964.
Iowa state legislator from 1967 to 1977.
Topical files, arranged alphabetically, boxes 1-22; correspondence, boxes 23-30.
Farm magazine writer.
Correspondence of 19th century Iowa woman includes letters from brother in medical school and Civil War and from sister who raised a family and maintained a farm.
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.
Ames middle-school student who helped organize a protest against sexist Hooters restaurant t-shirts being worn at her school. Her account of the incident and the subsequent public forum on free speech, dress code, and sexism was published in Seventeen magazine.
One folder, shelved in SCVF and a single box with an artifact (a t-shirt).
Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Farmwoman and member of the Porkettes, the women's auxiliary of the Iowa Pork Producers Council.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Correspondence from friends, family and her husband, the itinerant minister Thomas More.
Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.
Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.
Humboldt, Iowa, native who taught high school in Iowa and worked for the Unitarian Church in Cleveland and Boston.
Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.
Republican Iowa legislator from 1950 to 1956 and former president of the League of Women Voters of Iowa.
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.