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Anabeth Koob Voigts papers

Identifier: IWA0694

Materials relate to the efforts of Voigts to obtain the release of her sister, Kathryn Koob, who was held hostage in Iran between 1979 and 1981.

Dates: 1976-1999

Browning Literary Club (Atlantic, Iowa) address

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0459

Speech delivered at the 9th District Convention of the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1901

Christine Grant papers

Identifier: IWA0329

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Dora Mason papers

Identifier: IWA0221

Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.

Dates: 1915-2017

E. Marie Hawkins papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0333

Iowa City elementary school teacher.


One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.

Dates: 1991-1997

Elvira Gaston Platt papers

Identifier: IWA0181

Teacher and abolitionist who assisted fleeing slaves on the Underground Railroad while living in Fremont County, Iowa. Taught school to Pawnee children in Pennsylvania and Nebraska.

Dates: 1853-1974

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

Identifier: IWA0037

Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.

Dates: 1935-1998

Gladys Talcott Rife papers

Identifier: IWA0284

Mt. Vernon, Iowa high school teacher who later owned and directed The Depot Museum in Fayette County, Iowa.

Dates: 1920-2002

Janice A. Beran papers

Identifier: IWA0149

Professor in the College of Education at Iowa State University until her retirement in 1994. Materials relate to the history of sports and particularly the participation of women and African-Americans in Iowa sports.

Dates: 1944-1998

Jean Huffey papers

Identifier: IWA0303

Elementary schoolteacher and substitute teacher; active in PFLAG and groups promoting LGBTQ inclusion within the Lutheran Church.

Dates: 1977-2019

Karen Goodenow papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0233

Elementary and high school teacher who has served on local and state boards of education.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1980-1993

Lois Baker Muehl papers

Identifier: IWA0470

University of Iowa rhetoric professor who published children's books and taught English as a second language at refugee camps in Thailand, Korea, and China.


Three works have been transferred to the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection: Trading Cultures in the Classroom, 1993; The Hidden Year of Devlin Bates, 1967; Worst Room in the School, 1961.

Dates: 1952-2006

Louise Crawford papers

Identifier: IWA0007

Composer and professor of Music Theory at Coe College.

Dates: 1914-1974

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

Identifier: IWA0074

Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.

Dates: 1861-1939

Margaret Johnson papers

Identifier: IWA0369

Farm woman, teacher, and recipient of the Master Farm Homemaker award in 1970.

Dates: 1929-2001

Marilyn Preheim Rose papers

Identifier: IWA0790

Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1922-2000

Marjorie Elizabeth Lyford papers

Identifier: IWA0051

Public health and visiting nurse who later taught at the University of Iowa College of Nursing.

Dates: 1865-2002

Mary Grefe papers

Identifier: IWA0186

Educator, social activist, politician and businesswoman who was inducted into the Iowa Women's Hall of Fame in 1980.

Dates: 1943-1997

Mildred H. Lavin papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0158

Professor in instructional design and outreach education at the University of Iowa's College of Education.


9 audiocassettes shelved in audiocassette collection.

Dates: 1942 - 2015

Miriam Baker Nye papers

Identifier: IWA0311

Moville, Iowa, farm wife and columnist for the Sioux City Farm Journal Weekly.

Dates: 1938-1996

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