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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

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

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

Marcia Thayer papers

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Identifier: IWA0689
Abstract Dancer, choreographer and educator who worked in Iowa, Massachussetts, Oregon and New York.
Dates: 1927-2000

Marian Farquhar papers

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Identifier: IWA0064
Abstract Missionary to the Sudan who spent her childhood in Page County, Iowa, and worked in Africa from the 1940s to 1980s.
Dates: 1902-2006

Martha Wahl papers

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Identifier: IWA0090
Abstract Mathematician and teacher who patented educational toys for teaching mathematics to children.
Dates: 1919-1999

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

Melba Gardemann Olson papers

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Identifier: IWA0456
Abstract Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Dates: 1916-1993

Mildred Van Wyngarden papers

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Identifier: IWA0568
Abstract Rural school teacher who taught near Monroe, Iowa.
Dates: 1931-1940

Phyllis Harper-Bardach papers

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

Ruth Hamilton papers

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Identifier: IWA0192
Abstract Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.
Dates: 1895-2008

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Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
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Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
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Johnson, Martin 1
Jose Limon Dance Company 1
Krohn, Emmylou, 1920- 1
Lane, Ruth 1
Lockwood, Gertrude Schroeder, 1899-1992 1
Lucas Hoving and Dance Co. 1
Mason, Dora, 1896-1999 1
Mason, Rose Mary 1
National League for Nursing 1
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
Olson, Melba Gardemann, 1909-2000 1
Pomeroy High School (Pomeroy, Iowa) 1
Prairie City High School (Prairie City, Iowa) 1
Sackett, Edith, 1901-1987 1
Shambaugh, Jessie Field, 1881-1971 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
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Teel School of Expression (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Thayer, Marcia, 1936-1982 1
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University of Iowa. Department of Dance 1
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 1
Van Wyngarden, Mildred, 1918-2005 1
Van Wyngarden, Philip Ray 1
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