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A. Louise Mays papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0645
Abstract Social worker and University of Iowa professor. Arrangement There are three videocassettes in the collection. "The Road Not Taken: A Retrospective" and "80th Birthday Party" (1994) VHS and 8mm. These two videocassettes are identical except for their format. They both represent a video version of Mays's scrapbook, including photographs not contained in Mays's papers,followed by filmed footage from her eightieth birthday party on June 4, 1994....
Dates: 1939-1997

Abbie Romey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0146
Abstract Actress, homemaker, and 1928 graduate of the State University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Dates: 1891-1993

Alice Kelley papers

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Identifier: IWA0485
Abstract University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Dates: 1888-2005; 1923-2005

Anna Moore Cheney diaries

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0595
Abstract Diarist, mother, and minister's wife.
Dates: 1892-1953

Archie L. Greene papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0296
Abstract Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Dates: 1963-1998

Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0293
Abstract Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Dates: 1902-2011

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Beverly A. Hannon papers

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Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

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

Carolyn Dyer papers

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Identifier: IWA0884
Abstract Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.
Dates: 1930-1994

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009

Claudine Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0446
Abstract Harris worked in radiation detection instrumentation. She was active in the Johnson County League of Women Voters and the Johnson County Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Dates: 1903-2011

Constance Frick Irwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

Cora Belle Pollock papers

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Identifier: IWA0706
Abstract Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Dates: 1909-1996

Cornelia Cameron papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA0198
Abstract Internationally recognized peat geologist from Iowa City.
Dates: 1903-1995

Cynthia Grant Tucker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1182
Overview Research materials and correspondence of a historian of the Unitarian church’s female ministers in Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Dates: (1973-1994)

Dora Mason papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0221
Abstract Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.
Dates: 1915-2017

Dorothy and Warren Wirtz papers

 Collection
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

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0025
Abstract Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.
Dates: 1918-1974

Dorothy Mae Kessler photo album

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0633
Abstract Photograph album, undated. Scenes of children and young adults, apparently in Iowa City, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: Existence: -

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American Association of University Women 2
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International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 2
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 2
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League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 2
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Nineteenth Century Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
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United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 2
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Whitehead, Floy Eugenia, 1913-1998 2
Wirt, Mildred A. (Mildred Augustine), 1905-2002 2
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 2
Young Women's Christian Association (State University of Iowa) 2
Alliance for the Mentally Ill 1
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education 1
American Association of Dental Schools 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
American Dental Association 1
American Dental Hygienists' Association 1
American Educational Research Association 1
American Home Economics Association 1
American National Red Cross 1
American Psychological Association 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Art Institute of Chicago 1
Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967 1
Attlee, Felicity 1
Attlee, Martin 1
Attlee, Violet 1
Atwood, Roy Alden 1
Audiovisual Education Association of Iowa 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Aydelotte, Myrtle K. (Myrtle Kitchell) 1
Bacon, Evelyn Crary, 1916-1997 1
Barcelo family 1
Barceló, Nancy V., 1946- 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Bartlett family 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bergmann family 1
Bergmann, Gustav, 1906-1987 1
Bergmann, Leola Nelson, 1912-2011 1
Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948 1
Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) 1
Bixler, Genevieve Knight 1
Blevins, Gayle (1953-Present) 1
Blind Tom, 1849-1908 1
Bonney, Margaret Atherton 1
Bowen, Howard Rothmann, 1908- 1
Boyd, Susan, 1927- 1
Boyd, Willard L. (Willard Lee), 1927- 1
Brewton, Frances 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Brown, Geraldine 1
Buchanan, Ellen 1
Buess, Erwin Joseph 1
Burke, Norma Peg, 1933- 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Byington, Robert, -1884 1
Bywater, Jessie Cannon 1
Cameron, Cornelia C., 1911-1994 1
Camp Fire Girls 1
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