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Alma Marie Kouba Kress papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0405
Abstract

Buchanan County elementary school teacher and clubwoman.

Dates: 1925-2006

Arlene Jens papers

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Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract

Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.

Dates: 1962-2006

Bernice Leary papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0030
Abstract

Educator, author, collector of children's books.

Dates: 1878-1977

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

Christine Dutson papers

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Identifier: IWA0249
Abstract

Multi-volume memoir of a Mormon woman who was an educator, poet and advocate for the mentally ill.

Dates: 1954 - 2002

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

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

Dorothy Misbach papers

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Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract

Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.

Dates: 1890-1999

Emmylou Krohn papers

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Identifier: IWA0634
Abstract

Teacher, columnist, and textbook author from Council Bluffs area.

Dates: 1940-1998

Germaine Mayer Blake papers

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Identifier: IWA0271
Abstract

Elementary school teacher who taught for thirty-three years at the Catholic Visitation High School in Stacyville, Iowa.

Dates: 1948-1997

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

Gladys Talcott Rife papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0284
Abstract

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

Dates: 1920-2002

Grace Morris Allen Jones papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0277
Abstract

Burlington, Iowa born educator and wife of Dr. Laurence C. Jones, founder of Piney Woods Country Life School in Piney Woods, Mississippi.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1927-1975

Hazel Rogers papers

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Identifier: IWA0214
Abstract

Teacher who attended the Iowa State Teachers College between 1939 and 1941.

Dates: 1932-1987

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 Nurses Association, Fifth District records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0015
Abstract

Local chapter of the Iowa Nurses Association.

Dates: 1922-2001

Iowa Nurses' Association records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0023
Abstract

State branch of the national organization. The overall purpose of the association has been to promote and improve the professional skills and status of nurses.



Arrangement

Administrative Records, 1904-1989 (boxes 1-18) American Nurses Association, 1928-1989 (boxes 18-24) Committees, 1933-1989 (boxes24-34) Continuing Education, 1955-1989 (boxes 34-36) Conventions, 1904-1989 (boxes 37-44) Districts, 1920-1984 (boxes44-48) Economic Security,1946-1989(boxes 48-57) Iowa League for Nursing,1913-1980 (boxes 57-61 Iowa Organizations, 1926-1989 (boxes 61-68) Membership, 1904-1988 (boxes 68-70) Publications, 1917-1985 (box71) Sections, 1940-1984 (boxes 71-77) Student Nurses Association, 1949-1984 (boxes 77-78) Photographs, 1918-1987 (boxes 78-79) Artifacts, 1981-1988 (box 80) Audiotapes, 1974-1987 (box 81) Oversize, 1916-1987 (box 82 and container 83)

Dates: 1904-1989

Jane Elliott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0832
Abstract

Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise

Dates: 1968-2011

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

 Collection
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

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American Association of University Women 1
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Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Baker, Carl 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bethel Evangelical Secondary School 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Black Hills Playhouse (Theater group) 1
Blake, Germaine Mayer 1
Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Catholic Visitation School 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Cheek, Eugene Lloyd, 1953-1990 1
Childress, Elizabeth 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Coe College 1
Cruikshank, Rena 1
Curtis High School (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.) 1
Dancers in Company 1
Depot Museum (Fayette County, Iowa) 1
Des Moines City Federation of Colored Women 1
Dutson, Christine, 1954- 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Erick Hawkins Dance Company 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farquhar, Marian, 1917-2006 1
Geadelmann, Patricia L. 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Happy Hour Club (Buchanan County, Iowa) 1
Harling, George 1
Harling, Icey Lenora Teel, 1878-1964 1
Harling, Maurice 1
Harper family 1
Harper-Bardach, Phyllis, 1928- 1
Helen McGehee (Company) 1
Hoidahl, Florence 1
Illinois School for the Deaf 1
International Council for Adult Education 1
Iowa Citizens' League for Nursing 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Nurses' Association. Fifth District 1
Iowa State College 1
Jens, Arlene, 1926- 1
Johnson, Martin 1
Jones, Grace Morris Allen, 1876-1928 1
Jose Limon Dance Company 1
Kress, Alma Marie Kouba, 1908-2006 1
Krohn, Emmylou, 1920- 1
Landhuis, Kim, 1943- 1
Lane, Ruth 1
Leary, Bernice E. (Bernice Elizabeth), 1890-1973 1
Lucas Hoving and Dance Co. 1
Malcolm Price Laboratory School 1
Mason, Dora, 1896-1999 1
Mason, Kären 1
Mason, Rose Mary 1
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 1
Morris, Arlene Roberts 1
National Advisory Council on Adult Education (U.S.) 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National League for Nursing 1
Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
Nye, Miriam Baker, 1918- 1
Nye, Reverend John 1
Olson, Melba Gardemann, 1909-2000 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Piney Woods School 1
Quasqueton Federated Garden Club (Buchanan County, Iowa) 1
Reed, Olabelle, 1935- 1
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Rife, Gladys Talcott, 1914-2002 1
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Ross, Marie 1
Scales, Lillian Moore, 1901-1991 1
Schaefer, Ruth, 1909-2002 1
Schuyler, Philippa, 1932-1967 1
Shambaugh, Jessie Field, 1881-1971 1
Shelley, Jack, 1912- 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
Smith, Earle Sloan, 1890-1985 1
Smith, Laura Gibson, 1891-1973 1
Smith, Mary Louise 1
Spayde, Gladys, 1919-2004 1
Spencer, C. Pauline, 1898 -1985 1
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