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Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

Identifier: IWA0905

Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.

Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bernice Zimmer papers

Identifier: IWA0876

Diaries of an Iowa woman.

Dates: 1932-2010

Bette Brooks Stone papers

Identifier: IWA0360

Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.

Dates: 1941-1993

Blanca Vasquez Gaines papers

Identifier: IWA0899

Puerto Rican woman who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and trained at Fort Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1944-2009

Clara Steen Skott papers

Identifier: IWA0216

Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.

Dates: 1899-1994

Constance Frick Irwin papers

Identifier: IWA0208

Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1918-1995

Dorothy Sprout Place memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0384

Reflections on life as a farmwoman and young mother during World War II.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Eleanor Gildner Hageboeck papers

Identifier: IWA0460

University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.

Dates: 1929-1993

Entre Nous records (Iowa City, Iowa)

Identifier: IWA0081

Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.

Dates: 1914-2002

Gladys Spayde papers

Identifier: IWA0042

Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.

Dates: 1932-1982

Harriet Adeline Stevens papers

Identifier: IWA0707

Teacher of nutrition education and dietetics; U. S. Army Second Lieutenant who served as a medical hospital dietician at Camp Gordon, Georgia during World War II.

Dates: 1928-1994

Helene Scriabine papers

Identifier: IWA0080

Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.

Dates: 1940-1996

Jeanne Jones Cook papers

Identifier: IWA0795

Nurse Jeanne Jones Cook grew up in Iowa and Colorado. She completed her training with the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps in 1945.

Dates: 1939-1949

Joiner Family papers

Identifier: IWA0815

Iowa family that corresponded during World War II.

Dates: 1941-1945

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

Identifier: IWA0075

Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.

Dates: 1869-1993

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

Identifier: IWA0471

A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.

Dates: 1917-1988

Margaret Langland Johnson papers

Identifier: IWA0816

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

Dates: 1925-1972

Marion Cox Lichty papers

Identifier: IWA0116

Waterloo, Iowa native who served in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II and then in the United States Air Force Reserve.

Dates: 1942-1989

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

Identifier: IWA0375

Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.

Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

Identifier: IWA0501

Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.

Dates: 1942-2002

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Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Iowa Lutheran Hospital (Des Moines, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
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Kappa Delta Alumni Association (Iowa State College) 1
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Kountz, Roy Rupert, -1971 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
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Mapleton High School (Mapleton, Iowa) 1
Mercy Hospital (Burlington, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
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Pennsylvania State University 1
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Place, Harlan 1
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Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Simonsen, Merle 1
Simonsen, Virginia Tanner, 1923- 1
Sioux City Boat Club (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
Skri︠a︡bina, Elena, 1906-1996 1
Spayde, Gladys, 1919-2004 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 1
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Stone, James 1
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Stong, Ernest Lee, 1878-1933 1
Stong, Martha Alice Tobias, 1878-1961 1
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Tharp, Rosemary, 1921-1994 1
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