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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract

Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.

Dates: 1988-1993

Alice Kipp papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0492
Abstract

The papers include Kipp's reminiscence of her childhood on an Iowa farm.

Dates: 1986-2006

Angelica Lynn Rose Atalig oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0587
Abstract

Oral history, 1999. The narrator describes growing up in a bilingual, biracial family in Garner, Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1999

Catharine King Herr papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0172
Abstract

Farm wife who kept a diary from 1945 until her death in 1978.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1976-1978

Catherine Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0217
Abstract

Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.

Dates: 1995

Days Gone By: Reminiscences of Northwest Iowa

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0601
Abstract

Typescript of an oral history project by Sibley-Ocheyedan High School students interviewing six residents of Osceola County.

Dates: 1992

Dorothy Sprout Place memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0384
Abstract

Reflections on life as a farmwoman and young mother during World War II.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Elizabeth Fagan Lynch memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0465
Abstract

Teacher and farmer of Irish descent from Dubuque County, Iowa whose memoir is called, A Trunk and its Chips.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991

Ernella Van Horn papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0724
Abstract

The second of four generations of women in her family to play basketball in Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993-2001

Esther Mae Christensen Grow memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0210
Abstract

Reflections on growing up in western Iowa and Nebraska include experiences in country school, college and as a teacher.



Arrangement

One folder shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Eva Donelson Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0355
Abstract

Native of Ogden, Iowa, and professor of nutrition at colleges in the United States and Brazil.

Dates: 1994

Grace Ferns papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0608
Abstract

Memoir and oral history transcript of a rural Iowa school teacher.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1987-2002

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract

Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.

Dates: 1983-2007

Hedwig Schmidt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1044
Abstract

Resident of Clayton County, Iowa, whose diaries from the 1960’s to the 1980’s related to rural life.

Dates: 1961-2015

Helen Gunderson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0286
Abstract

Papers include photographs of 1995 suffrage parade and Iowa ERA rallies.



Arrangement

Two folders, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V339] shelved in videocassette collection.

Dates: 1994-2004

Her Own Story: Ten Benton County Women

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0134
Abstract

Project of the Vinton, Iowa, American Association of University Women.

Dates: 1984-1992

Jeanne Van Kley papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0388
Abstract

Farmer's wife from Ocheydan, Iowa who raised four children.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1987-1998

Lela Aurilla Yost memoir

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0325
Abstract

Schoolteacher and farm wife near Mason City and Kesley, Iowa.



Arrangement

Shelved in printer works, CT 275.Y48 AC 1990

Dates: 1995

Lois McIntyre Schutte papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0678
Abstract

Two memoirs of an Iowa farm woman.



Arrangement

Two folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991-1993

Madge Clark Girard papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0617
Abstract

Reflections on Girard's early life homesteading in South Dakota.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1972-1991

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  • Repository: Iowa Women's Archives X
  • Subject: Women X
  • Subject: Oral histories X
  • Subject: Rural women X
  • Subject: Iowa X
  • Subject: 1991-2000 X
  • Language: English X

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Women in agriculture 21
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Iowa 6
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Teachers 6
2001-2010 5
Depressions -- 1929 5
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1971-1980 3
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1931-1940 2
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College students 2
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Des Moines (Iowa) 2
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Ogden (Iowa) 2
Social participation 2
Sports for girls 2
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1941-1950 1
1961-1970 1
20th century 1
4-H clubs 1
African American women -- Iowa 1
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Benton County (Iowa) 1
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Boone County (Iowa) 1
Brazil 1
Buchanan County (Iowa) 1
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Clayton County (Iowa) 1
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Clerks 1
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Danish American women 1
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Dubuque County (Iowa) 1
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Fayette County (Iowa) 1
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Names
Ackeman, Karen 1
Adams, Janet, 1937- 1
American Association of University Women 1
Anderson, Helen 1
Ashby, Rhoda 1
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Atalig, Angelica Lynn Rose 1
Balster, Stella Werden 1
Basgall, Carol 1
Baxter, Elaine, 1933- 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Beck, Jennie, 1903- 1
Bennett, Mary 1
Bishop, Nellie, 1904-1999 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Bruggmann, Charles 1
Bruggmann, Dominique 1
Bruggmann, Sibylle 1
Buckley, Susan C. 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Burrows, Bess, 1895- 1
Cadoret, Jeanne 1
Carl, Janet, 1948- 1
Carlson, Agnes Bollesen 1
Carr, Martha Ashby 1
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 1
Clark family 1
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 1
Clark, M. Maeve 1
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 1
Conklin, Charlene, 1929- 1
Corning, Joy, 1932- 1
Crabb, Helen M., 1916- 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Ducommun, Minnie, 1906-1988 1
Duitscher, Lucille Dreier, 1922- 1
Edle, Jerry 1
Escola Superior de Agricultura "Luiz de Queiroz" 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Ferns, Grace, 1909- 1
Francis, Betty 1
Garman, Teresa, 1937- 1
Geiger, Nira, 1901- 1
Geiken, Freida, 1895- 1
Gentleman, Julia, 1931- 1
Girard family 1
Girard, Madge Clark, 1904-2000 1
Glickman, Miriam Wijkman 1
Greazel, Shana 1
Gregerson, Mary Pat, 1938- 1
Grow family 1
Grow, Esther Mae Christensen, 1891-1993 1
Gruhn, Josephine, 1927- 1
Gunderson, Helen, 1945- 1
Hagen, Mary Doebel, 1922- 1
Hammond, Johnie, 1932- 1
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 1
Harper, Mattie 1
Harper, Patricia, 1932- 1
Hemann, Brian 1
Herr, Catharine King, 1885-1978 1
Herr, King 1
Hoffmann-Bright, Betty, 1921- 1
Horton, Loren N. 1
Howe, Maureen 1
Iowa State Teachers College 1
Iowa's Women Legislators Oral Histories (Project) 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Janz, Kathleen 1
Kausch, Lani 1
Keir family 1
Kipp, Alice, 1918- 1
Lacina, Kim 1
Larsen, Sonja, 1941- 1
Lewis, Catherine 1
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 1
Lonergan, Joyce, 1934- 1
Losby, Jan L. 1
Ludemann family 1
Ludemann, Richard, -1946 1
Lynch, Elizabeth Fagan, 1908- 1
McElroy, Lillian M., 1917- 1
McKenzie, Bettie 1
McLay, Angus 1
McLay, Annabelle J. 1
Metcalf, Janet, 1935- 1
Metz, Katheryn Clancy 1
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 1
Milloy, Nancy Ashby 1
Mishler, Laura 1
Mishler, Margaret 1
Mullins, Sue B., 1936- 1
Mumford, Ruth, 1908- 1
Neuhauser, Mary C., 1934- 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
O'Halloran, Mary T., 1943- 1
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