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Bernadine Solberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0579
Abstract Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Dates: 1855-1980

Clara Steen Skott papers

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Identifier: IWA0216
Abstract Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dates: 1899-1994

Dorothy Clark papers

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Identifier: IWA0780
Abstract Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
Dates: 1850-1994

Edith Edmund Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0740
Abstract Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.
Dates: 1922-2005

Edna Means papers

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Identifier: IWA0171
Abstract Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.

Arrangement A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
Dates: 1908-1986

Emmylou Krohn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0634
Abstract Teacher, columnist, and textbook author from Council Bluffs area.
Dates: 1940-1998

Helen Lee Hensleigh Wenger papers

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Identifier: IWA0142
Abstract University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues including gun control.
Dates: 1922-2006

Irene Hoover papers

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Identifier: IWA0472
Abstract Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Dates: 1923-2001

Judy Klemesrud papers

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Identifier: IWA0094
Abstract Nationally recognized journalist whose reporting included coverage of the women's movement.
Dates: 1939-1995

Lela Powers Briggs papers

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

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

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Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007

Margaret Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0369
Abstract Farm woman, teacher, and recipient of the Master Farm Homemaker award in 1970.
Dates: 1929-2001

Mary Jane Odell papers

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Identifier: IWA0056
Abstract Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Dates: 1936-2002

Mary Johnston Elson papers

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Identifier: IWA0730
Abstract Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Dates: 1928-2004

Mary McDermott Shideler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0404
Abstract Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Dates: 1900-2000

Phyllis Harper-Bardach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0319
Abstract Educator of hearing-impaired children and retired professor of Education at the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1940-1998

Rhonda Penquite papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0669
Abstract Professional basketball player and coach who played for the Iowa Cornets and the New Mexico Energee.
Dates: 1967-1998

Shirley A. Briggs papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0197
Abstract Artist, editor, and naturalist.
Dates: 1840-2008

Shirley Rich papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0055
Abstract Casting director who worked for Rodgers and Hammerstein; founded Shirley Rich Casting in 1969.
Dates: 1929-2010

Vera Shivvers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0464
Abstract Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.
Dates: 1914-1990

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Briggs, Lela Powers, 1896-1953 1
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Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
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Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Edna Means Dramatic Service 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Emerson College of Oratory 1
Fancy Work Circle (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
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Fox, William B. 1
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Fullerton, Grace, 1879-1972 1
Fullerton, William J. 1
Good Cheer Society (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
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Grefe, Mary 1
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Hergenreter, Jane McDermott 1
Highland Park College (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
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Illinois School for the Deaf 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
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Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa Public Broadcasting Network 1
Iowa State College. Agricultural Extension Service 1
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Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 1
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Johnson, Edith Edmund, 1893- 1
Johnson, Margaret, 1915- 1
KRNT (Television station : Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Kansas City National Training School for Deaconesses and Missionaries 1
Klemesrud, Judy 1
Krohn, Emmylou, 1920- 1
LePort, Donna 1
Lutheran Church Women's Quilting Club (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Mahaska County Historical Society 1
McDermott, George T. 1
McDermott, James S. 1
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McNaughton, Donald 1
Means, Edna, 1887-1979 1
Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Morningside College (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) 1
National Society of the Children of the American Revolution 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Nature Conservancy (U.S) 1
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Neiderheiser, Anna 1
Nelson Pioneer Farm (Oslaloosa, Iowa) 1
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