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A. Louise Mays papers

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Identifier: IWA0645
Abstract Social worker and University of Iowa professor. Arrangement There are three videocassettes in the collection. "The Road Not Taken: A Retrospective" and "80th Birthday Party" (1994) VHS and 8mm. These two videocassettes are identical except for their format. They both represent a video version of Mays's scrapbook, including photographs not contained in Mays's papers,followed by filmed footage from her eightieth birthday party on June 4, 1994....
Dates: 1939-1997

Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0293
Abstract Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Dates: 1902-2011

Catherine Gayle Williams papers

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Identifier: IWA0242
Abstract Professional dancer and deputy commissioner of the Iowa Department of Social Services.
Dates: 1910-1991

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

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

Dora Mason papers

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Identifier: IWA0221
Abstract Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.
Dates: 1915-2017

Edith Sackett papers

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Identifier: IWA0676
Abstract Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.
Dates: 1959-1975

Emmylou Krohn papers

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

Esther Everett papers

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Identifier: IWA0880
Abstract Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-2008

Esther J. Walls papers

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Identifier: IWA0288
Abstract Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Dates: 1860-1996

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

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Identifier: IWA0037
Abstract Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.
Dates: 1935-1998

Gertrude Schroeder Lockwood papers

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Identifier: IWA0826
Abstract Scrapbook documenting the collegiate life of a State University of Iowa student during the 1920's.
Dates: 1923-1928

Gladys Spayde papers

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Identifier: IWA0042
Abstract Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1932-1982

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

Icey Lenora Teel Harling papers

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Identifier: IWA0238
Abstract Lecturer, author and playwright who ran the Teel School of Expression in Davenport, 1918-1934 and was later a writer and editor for the Durant News.
Dates: 1902-1973

Iowa League for Nursing records

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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 Medical Society Auxiliary records

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Identifier: IWA0871
Abstract Organization of physicians' spouses that worked to advance health and health education and to support medical families
Dates: 1929-1998

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

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Identifier: IWA0133
Abstract Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
Dates: 1901-1994

League of Women Voters of Johnson County records

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Identifier: IWA0021
Abstract Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
Dates: 1920-2009

League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Des Moines records

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Identifier: IWA0243
Abstract This non-partisan group studied and acted upon the many local issues including the following: the council-manager form of city government, home rule for local and county government, reapportionment of legislative districts of the Iowa General Assembly, desegregation and integration of Des Moines public schools, and the need for affordable housing in the community.
Dates: 1936-1995

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American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
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American Association of University Professors 1
American Dental Association 1
American Dental Hygienists' Association 1
American Mission Upper Nile 1
American Theological Society 1
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 1
Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Bethel Evangelical Secondary School 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Black Hills Playhouse (Theater group) 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 1
Central College (Pella, Iowa) 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chicago Theological Seminary 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Curtis High School (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.) 1
Dancers in Company 1
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 1
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Phi Chapter (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Des Moines Child Guidance Center 1
Drake Parents of the Year 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Erick Hawkins Dance Company 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
Everett, Fred 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farquhar, Marian, 1917-2006 1
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 1
Fox, Steven 1
Fox, William B. 1
Franklin Book Programs, inc. 1
Halsey, Elizabeth, 1890- 1
Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Harling, George 1
Harling, Icey Lenora Teel, 1878-1964 1
Harling, Maurice 1
Harper-Bardach, Phyllis, 1928- 1
Harvard School of Public Health 1
Helen McGehee (Company) 1
Hergenreter, Jane McDermott 1
Hutchison, Sherry 1
Illinois School for the Deaf 1
Iowa Board of Dental Examiners 1
Iowa Citizens' League for Nursing 1
Iowa City Field Hockey Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Dental Association 1
Iowa Dental Hygienists' Association 1
Iowa League for Nursing 1
Iowa Medical Society Alliance 1
Iowa Medical Society Auxiliary 1
Iowa Medical Society. Woman's Auxiliary 1
Iowa Mother of the Year 1
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa. Department of Social Services 1
Irwin, Constance, 1913-1995 1
Johnson, Martin 1
Jose Limon Dance Company 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Krohn, Emmylou, 1920- 1
Lane, Ruth 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Des Moines 1
League of Women Voters of Muscatine, Iowa 1
Lockwood, Gertrude Schroeder, 1899-1992 1
Lucas Hoving and Dance Co. 1
Lyford family 1
Lyford, Marjorie Elizabeth, 1910- 1
Mason, Dora, 1896-1999 1
Mason, Rose Mary 1
Mays, A. Louise, 1914- 1
McDermott, George T. 1
McDermott, James S. 1
McDermott, Katherine Stewart 1
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