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Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Resident of Illyria Township near Wadena, Iowa, who recorded her daily activities from 1891 until her death in 1931.
The Iowa Women's Archives gratefully acknowledges the transcription of the diaries by Dr. Lisa Guinn, a visiting assistant professor at Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas, and Rio Farren, an undergraduate history major at Upper Iowa University. They completed the transcription in 2014.
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.
Diary and account book of the bride of a Civil War officer.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Diaries and account books of this Cherokee, Iowa woman record farm chores and expenses, housekeeping and family life.
Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Memoirs of life in rural Iowa.
Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.
Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
Librarian and bird watcher from Marble Rock, Iowa.
Diaries of Mary Pierce describe family life in Harlan, Iowa from 1927 to 1947; Mary Clark's memoir reflects on medical challenges in the early 1900s.