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A homesteader who lived in Wyoming, Colorado and Washington State.
Nurse who worked in Missouri in the 1930s and at the University of Iowa Hospitals from 1948 to 1965.
Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.
Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.
Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.
Award-winning actress of the stage and screen from Marshalltown, Iowa, who made her film debut in Woody Allen's Interior's.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Member and president of Iowa State Board of Regents.
First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Iowa family whose maternal line corresponded with one another from the late 1930s until the mid-1960s.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Moville, Iowa, farm wife and columnist for the Sioux City Farm Journal Weekly.
Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Native of Hamburg, Iowa and missionary to the West Indies and the Belgian Congo from 1925 until 1959.