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Arlene Morris papers

Identifier: IWA0276

Clinical psychologist and University of Iowa alumna who was a member of the Des Moines Know Your Neighbor panel.

Dates: 1946-1996

Catherine Gayle Williams papers

Identifier: IWA0242

Professional dancer and deputy commissioner of the Iowa Department of Social Services.

Dates: 1910-1991

Dorothy Schramm papers

Identifier: IWA0183

Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.

Dates: 1938-2006

Helen Lemme Reading Club records

Identifier: IWA0399

African American reading club formed in 1984 by University of Iowa graduate students.

Dates: 1984-1998

June Parker Goldman papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0227

Japanese-American woman who was a member of the Know Your Neighbor panel in Des Moines in the 1960s.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1964

Martha Nash papers

Identifier: IWA0235

Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.

Dates: 1939-2000

May Tangen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0895

University of Iowa librarian who moved to Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement.


Three folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1961-1982

Ortha P. Neff papers

Identifier: IWA0561

Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.

Dates: 1944-2006

Sarilda Phillips papers

Identifier: IWA0671

Mississippi schoolteacher who was forced into retirement in 1956 following desegregation.

Dates: 1913-1986

Virginia Harper papers

Identifier: IWA0199

One of five African American women who integrated Currier Hall at the University of Iowa in 1946. Former president of the Fort Madison chapter of the NAACP.

Dates: 1940-2005

Women Against Racism Committee (Iowa City, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0364

Multiethnic group founded in 1981 by women from the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1981-1998

YWCA of Greater Des Moines records

Identifier: IWA0167

The records are arranged in eight series: Administrative records, Financial records, Publicity, Branches and clubs, Photographs, Scrapbooks, Artifacts, and 1998 Accession.

Dates: 1885-1995

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