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Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

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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

Bernice Larson Boyum papers

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Identifier: IWA0194
Abstract Ellsworth, Iowa, woman who served in World War II.
Dates: 1943-1993

Bette Brooks Stone papers

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Identifier: IWA0360
Abstract Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1993

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

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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

Cora Call Whitley papers

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Identifier: IWA0154
Abstract Clubwoman and conservationist involved in the Council of National Defense Women's Committee during World War I.
Dates: 1916-1937

Dora Jane Hamblin papers

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Identifier: IWA0087
Abstract Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Dates: 1937-1993

Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers

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

Edith Neal papers

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Identifier: IWA0660
Abstract Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Dates: 1931-1997

Eleanor Gildner Hageboeck papers

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Identifier: IWA0460
Abstract University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Dates: 1929-1993

Emma Lou Leeper Phelan papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0226
Abstract Brooklyn, Iowa, native who was a riveter for Ryan Aeronautical Company in California, 1944 to 1945.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1945-1998

Entre Nous records (Iowa City, Iowa)

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Identifier: IWA0081
Abstract Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.
Dates: 1914-2002

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

Helene Scriabine papers

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Identifier: IWA0080
Abstract Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Dates: 1940-1996

Iowa Nurses' Association records

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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...
Dates: 1904-1989

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

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Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
Dates: 1869-1993

Louane Newsome papers

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Identifier: IWA0213
Abstract Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.
Dates: 1938-2004

Louise Liers papers

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Identifier: IWA0570
Abstract World War I Army nurse from Clayton, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-1983

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

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Identifier: IWA0471
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1917-1988

Marion Cox Lichty papers

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Identifier: IWA0116
Abstract Waterloo, Iowa native who served in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II and then in the United States Air Force Reserve.
Dates: 1942-1989

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American National Red Cross 4
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Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Aydelotte, Myrtle K. (Myrtle Kitchell) 1
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Boyum, Bernice Larson, 1922- 1
Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Clark, Marion Jones, 1916-2011 1
Coe College 1
Colorado. Department of Highways 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Council of National Defense (Washington, D.C.). Woman's Committee 1
Danbom, Rowene, 1920- 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Dryden, Muriel Anne, 1911-1993 1
Ehrhardt, Louis 1
Entre Nous (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Evans, Mary 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Fleming, Everett A. 1
Fleming, Minerva Etheline Ford 1
Fleming, Vesie 1
Gerber, Zella May, 1904-1997 1
Gingery, Joseph 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Grinnell College 1
Hageboeck, Eleanor Gildner, 1908- 1
Hamblin family 1
Hamblin, Dora Jane, 1920-1993 1
Iowa American Revolution Bicentennial Commission 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Council of Republican Women 1
Iowa League for Nursing 1
Iowa Nurses' Association 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Irwin, Constance, 1913-1995 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
Lamsa, George M. (George Mamishisho), 1893-1974 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lichty, Marion Cox, 1915- 1
Liers, Louise, 1887-1983 1
Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) 1
Lyon, Pauline, 1922- 1
Mapleton High School (Mapleton, Iowa) 1
Mullen family 1
Mullen, Michael Eugene, 1944-1970 1
Mullen, Peg, 1917-2009 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
Neal, Edith, 1916-2007 1
Neff, Ortha P., 1915- 1
Newsome, Louane, 1906-2004 1
Parsons family 1
Parsons, Byron, -1915 1
Parsons, Mary Jane, 1842-1938 1
Phelan, Emma Lou Leeper, 1926- 1
Phelan, Robert W. 1
Pownall, Dorothy Ashby, 1895-1979 1
Proteus Club (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Reed, Sue M., 1910-2006 1
Reger-Wilkinson, Mary Frances, 1909-2006 1
Republican Party (Iowa) 1
Ryan Aeronautical Company 1
Scriabine, George, 1936-1963 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
Skri︠a︡bina, Elena, 1906-1996 1
Spayde, Gladys, 1919-2004 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Bacteriology 1
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 1
Stone, Bette Brooks, 1927- 1
Stone, James 1
Tharp, Herman 1
Tharp, Rosemary, 1921-1994 1
Tylee, Ben 1
Tylee, Frances 1
Tylee, Magdalena, 1894-1988 1
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 1
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