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West Central Iowa farmwoman known locally as 'the flower lady.'
Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.
Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Correspondence and diaries of an Iowa farm woman.
Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Brothers who emigrated to Bettendorf, Iowa, from Zacatecas, Mexico, in 1914 and 1915.
The full extent of the Manuel and David Macias collection is preserved in the Iowa Digital Library.
Memoir, Confetti, of her life in Albia, Iowa, correspondence, and journals of books read since 1959.
Farm woman, teacher, and recipient of the Master Farm Homemaker award in 1970.
Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.
Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Factory worker who was among the first Latinas to be hired at the International Harvester Company Farmall plant in Rock Island, Illinois.
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
A homesteader who lived in Wyoming, Colorado and Washington State.
Teacher, newspaper columnist and poet from Sioux City, Iowa.
Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.