Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 13 of 13

Ada Mae Brown Brinton memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0708
Abstract In Sunshine and Rain in Iowa: Reminiscing through 86 Years, Brinton reflects on rural Iowa, hard work, church traditions, and the love of family and community.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1977

Ellen Mowrer Miller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0298
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1856-1994

Faye T. Wookey papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0699
Abstract Native of Red Oak, Iowa who who recalls family life on a farm in Montgomery County, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 2000

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

Jeanne Van Kley papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0388
Abstract Farmer's wife from Ocheydan, Iowa who raised four children.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1987-1998

Lela Powers Briggs papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0043
Abstract An artist who farmed with her husband near La Porte, Iowa.
Dates: 1892-1992

Lillian Ronk papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0503
Abstract West Central Iowa farmwoman known locally as 'the flower lady.'
Dates: 1966-2000

Lois McIntyre Schutte papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0678
Abstract Two memoirs of an Iowa farm woman.

Arrangement Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1991-1993

Mabel Korver Van Haaften memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0409
Abstract Dutch-American farmwoman in early nineteenth century Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1986

Mary Hagen memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0531
Abstract Memoir describing life on a family farm near Manly, Iowa during the 1920s and 1930s.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1996

Mary Jane Parsons papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0517
Abstract Reflections on her pioneer life from Rochester, New York to Dakota City, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1935

Nancy De Vries Blom papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0387
Abstract Dutch immigrant who came to the United States in 1915 as a young child and lived on a farm in northwest Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF. My Story by Nancy Blom shelved in printed works: CT275 .B5795 A3 1982
Dates: 1982-1986

Zelda Babcock Wolfe papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0239
Abstract Riceville, Iowa, mother, homemaker, and teacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: -

Filtered By

  • Repository: Iowa Women's Archives X
  • Subject: Homemakers X
  • Subject: Farm life X
  • Subject: Memoirs X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Farmers 11
Families 10
Autobiographies 8
Diaries 8
Oral histories 8
∨ more
Rural families 8
Photographs 6
Rural girls 6
Twentieth century 6
Archives (groupings) 5
Depressions -- 1929 5
Personal papers 5
Stock Market Crash, 1929 5
1981-1990 4
1991-2000 4
20th century 4
2001-2010 3
Housekeeping 3
Marriage 3
Rural conditions 3
Rural schools 3
Agriculture 2
Artists 2
Correspondence 2
Country life 2
Dutch American women 2
Immigrant families 2
Teachers 2
Teaching 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Women -- 19th century 2
1931-1940 1
1971-1980 1
Ames (Iowa) 1
Blairstown (Iowa) 1
Boone County (Iowa) 1
Canning and preserving 1
Chautauquas 1
Child rearing 1
Cooking 1
Courtship 1
Cultural artifacts 1
Dakota City (Iowa) 1
Diphtheria 1
Diseases 1
Doon (Iowa) 1
Farm management 1
Farnhamville (Iowa) 1
Fayette County (Iowa) 1
Flower gardening 1
Frontier and pioneer life 1
Immigrants 1
Iowa 1
Iowa City (Iowa) 1
La Porte City (Iowa) 1
Leighton (Iowa) 1
Manly (Iowa) 1
Montgomery County (Iowa) 1
Netherlands 1
Nineteen hundreds (Decade) 1
Nineteen tens 1
Nineteen thirties 1
Nineteen twenties 1
Nineteenth century 1
Norway (Iowa) 1
Ocheyedan (Iowa) 1
Palmyra (Wis.) 1
Parenthood 1
Pennsylvania 1
Rationing 1
Red Oak (Iowa) 1
Riceville (Iowa) 1
Rippey (Iowa) 1
Russell (Kan.) 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sewing 1
Shelby County (Iowa) 1
Sioux County (Iowa) 1
South Dakota 1
Stuart (Iowa) 1
Students 1
Traditional medicine 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women 1
Waterloo (Iowa) 1
Wedding anniversaries 1
Women 1
Women and War 1
Women in education 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
Yearbooks 1
∧ less
 
Names
Art Institute of Chicago. School 1
Blom, Nancy De Vries, 1907-1993 1
Briggs family 1
Briggs, Lela Powers, 1896-1953 1
Brinton, Ada Mae Brown, 1891-1988 1