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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

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

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Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dates: 1890-2004

Dorothy and Warren Wirtz papers

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Identifier: IWA0117
Abstract Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.
Dates: 1915-2012

Elizabeth Wherry papers

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Identifier: IWA0028
Abstract Farm magazine writer.
Dates: 1904-1960

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

Gertrude Taft papers

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Identifier: IWA0843
Abstract Humboldt, Iowa, native who taught high school in Iowa and worked for the Unitarian Church in Cleveland and Boston.
Dates: 1908-1926

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

Ione Mulnix papers

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Identifier: IWA0438
Abstract A student of zoology at the University of Iowa from 1904-1909 who wrote home frequently to her parents in Dows, IA.
Dates: 1904-1909

Jean Kern papers

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Identifier: IWA0631
Abstract Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.
Dates: 1921-1988

Joyce Beisswenger papers

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Identifier: IWA0823
Abstract Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Dates: 1906-2005

Judith Sutcliffe papers

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Identifier: IWA0067
Abstract Tile artist and printer who formed Greentree Enterprises in Audubon, Iowa.
Dates: 1935-2016

Lois Wescott papers

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Identifier: IWA0437
Abstract Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
Dates: 1860-2001

Lola Moeller Zook papers

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Identifier: IWA0462
Abstract Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Dates: 1909-2004

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

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Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Dates: 1942-2002

Mary Louise Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

Off and Holsteen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0306
Abstract Two generations of an eastern Iowa family, many generations of which attended the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1864-1970

Ola Babcock Miller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0900
Dates: 1783-2006

Pi Lambda Theta, Theta Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0817
Abstract Honorary society for women students in the field of education.
Dates: 1918-2008

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

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Greentree Enterprises (Audubon, Iowa) 1
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League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 1
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Mulnix, Ione, 1887-1947 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
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President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
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