Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 8 of 8

Cheryl Britton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0873
Abstract Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
Dates: 1890-2003

Evelyn Crary Bacon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0012
Abstract Teacher, decorated veteran nurse and pioneer in the field of nursing education, Bacon served as a captain in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and participated in the invasion of Normandy.
Dates: 1917-2000

Iowa League for Nursing records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0580
Abstract The Iowa League for Nursing's efforts have included active participation in community planning and action for health care, advocating changes such as home health care. The organization made efforts to assure the continuing supply of nurses by providing them with the educational opportunities to reach their maximum career potential, ability to move into management and leadership positions, and promoting a greater public appreciation of nursing as a profession.
Dates: 1952-2002

Iowa Nurses' Association records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0023
Abstract State branch of the national organization. The overall purpose of the association has been to promote and improve the professional skills and status of nurses. Arrangement Administrative Records, 1904-1989 (boxes 1-18) American Nurses Association, 1928-1989 (boxes 18-24) Committees, 1933-1989 (boxes24-34) Continuing Education, 1955-1989 (boxes 34-36) Conventions, 1904-1989 (boxes 37-44) Districts, 1920-1984 (boxes44-48) Economic...
Dates: 1904-1989

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0351
Abstract Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Dates: 1958-1995

Martha Eimen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0218
Abstract Nurse who worked for the Public Health Service and the United Nations in Italy and the Middle East, 1945-1948.
Dates: 1945-1995

Ruth Salzmann Becker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0123
Abstract Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Dates: 1858-2012

University of Iowa College of Nursing records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0511
Abstract The history of nursing education at Iowa.
Dates: 1887-2005

Filtered By

  • Repository: Iowa Women's Archives X
  • Subject: Nursing X
  • Subject: Cultural artifacts X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Nursing -- Study and teaching (Associate degree) 7
Nursing -- Study and teaching (Graduate) 7
Photographs 7
Nursing 6
Personal papers 5
∨ more  
Names
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 3
Iowa League for Nursing 2
American Nurses Association 1
Bacon, Evelyn Crary, 1916-1997 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1