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Alice Kipp papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0492
Abstract

The papers include Kipp's reminiscence of her childhood on an Iowa farm.

Dates: 1986-2006

Birdie Sears papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0903
Abstract

Autograph book and genealogy of 19th century Iowa woman.

Dates: 1875-2013

Bonnie Kern papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0797
Abstract

Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.



Arrangement

Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.

Dates: 1945 - 2014

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract

An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1920 -1985

Carolyn Dyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0884
Abstract

Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.

Dates: 1930-1994

Catherine Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0217
Abstract

Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.

Dates: 1995

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Days Gone By: Reminiscences of Northwest Iowa

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0601
Abstract

Typescript of an oral history project by Sibley-Ocheyedan High School students interviewing six residents of Osceola County.

Dates: 1992

Della Marie Koppenhaver papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0436
Abstract

Two reminiscences of Alice Tenley Hora, an Iowa farm woman, detailing farm life in the 1920s.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1958-1981

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract

Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.

Dates: 1964-2007

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0700
Abstract

Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.

Dates: 1942-1987

Elizabeth Buckwalter papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0916
Abstract

Diaries of farm and family life written by Elizabeth Buckwalter and her daughter Mary Jane Buckwalter in Scott County, Iowa from 1867-1878.

Dates: 1817-2013

Elizabeth Fagan Lynch memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0465
Abstract

Teacher and farmer of Irish descent from Dubuque County, Iowa whose memoir is called, A Trunk and its Chips.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991

Ellen Hanson Mason papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0820
Abstract

Diaries chronicle Ellen Hanson Mason's life on the family farm in rural northeast Iowa.

Dates: 1929-1994

Ernella Van Horn papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0724
Abstract

The second of four generations of women in her family to play basketball in Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993-2001

Esther Christensen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0596
Abstract

65-page memoir of Fayette County, Iowa farmwoman.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1908-1987

Esther Everett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0880
Abstract

Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.

Dates: 1911-2008

Esther Treptow Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0893
Abstract

Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.

Dates: 1919-2010

Ethel Reames papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0673
Abstract

Businesswoman who was the creator and proprieter of the Reames Noodle Company in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1954-1999

Florence Vallejo Terronez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0577
Abstract

The family came to Horton, Kansas, from Mexico in 1910 and moved to West Des Moines in 1941.

Dates: 1913-2006

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Achttien, Jack, -1924 1
Ackeman, Karen 1
Albia Woman's Club (Albia, Iowa) 1
American Basketball League 1
Ankeny High School (Ankeny, Iowa) 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Atwood, Roy Alden 1
Balster, Stella Werden 1
Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield, Mass.) 1
Beran family 1
Beran, Janice A. 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Bloomfield, Clarice 1
Bolin, Molly, 1957- 1
Branyan, Helen 1
Bridgeport Central High School (Bridgeport, Conn.) 1
Browneller, Martha Jean Nicholson, 1920- 1
Browneller, Max 1
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Burke, Norma Peg, 1933- 1
Cadoret, Jeanne 1
Camp Fire Girls 1
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Camp Hiwela 1
Carmack, Patricia Jo 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Christ, Ruth Moe, 1943- 1
Christensen, Esther, 1895-1987 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Clark, Dene 1
Clark, Esther Treptow, 1905-2004 1
Clark, M. Maeve 1
Conn family 1
Conn, Gladys, 1910-2005 1
Crane, Amanda Jean 1
Dallas, Margaret, 1907-1983 1
Des Moines County Mental Health Center 1
Des Mond, Lucy 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Domond, Nadine, 1975- 1
Drake University 1
Dyer, Carolyn 1
Edgewood Community Center (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Edle, Jerry 1
Ellen Hanson Mason, 1897- 1
Ellsworth family 1
Ellsworth, Eugene 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
Everett, Fred 1
Farm Bureau (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Farthing, Carol 1
Ferguson, Gladys Miller, 1881-1976 1
Fisher, Lola Kathleen, 1935-2009 1
Foster, Georgana Falb, 1928- 1
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 1
Fox, Steven 1
Fox, William B. 1
Francis, Betty 1
Frederick, John T. (John Towner), 1893-1975 1
Fuller, Ruth Beard, 1907-2008 1
Gibson, Joyce Ann 1
Giddings, Marie, 1908- 1
Glad Girls of Grove 4-H (Cass County, Iowa) 1
Goodrich, Julie, 1956- 1
Grant, Christine, 1936- 1
Greazel, Shana 1
Greenlee, Geraldine 1
Grinnell College 1
Hansen, Robert 1
Harris family 1
Harris, Briana 1
Harris, Larry 1
Hein, Gwendolyn Johnson, 1911-1997 1
Hemann, Brian 1
Henley, Bill 1
Henley, Pearl Smith 1
Hill, Willow, 1945- 1
Hora, Alice Tenley 1
Howard, Alice Hanson 1
Howe, Maureen 1
Iowa Court of Appeals 1
Iowa Falls High School (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Iowa Farmers Union 1
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