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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Sketchbooks of landscapes which focus on the Mississippi River.
Artist who attended the State University of Iowa and in 1924 became the first person to receive a masters degree in Painting and Art History.
Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.
A resident of Davenport from 1962, Weldon publicly acknowledged her lesbian identity during the early 1950s.
Musician, actress and dancer from Iowa City who toured on the Chautauqua circuit.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Newspaper columnist and writer from Washington County, Iowa, who was interested in conservation and historic preservation.
Poet and native of Burlington, Iowa.
The Well (Lexington, MA: R.E. Filipowski, c1993) is shelved with printed works, in the Iowa Authors Collection in the Special Collections Department, and in the general collection in the Main Library.
Artist and educator from Finland who taught drawing theory at the University of Illinois.
A Latin teacher who served as friend and mentor to Vietnamese refugees in the Iowa City community.