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Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract

High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.

Dates: 1899-1994

Alma Marie Kouba Kress papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0405
Abstract

Buchanan County elementary school teacher and clubwoman.

Dates: 1925-2006

Arlene Jens papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract

Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.

Dates: 1962-2006

Barbara Fassbinder papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0410
Abstract

Rural nurse who contracted AIDS on the job and became a national spokeswoman for occupational safety.

Dates: 1958-1998

Bernice Leary papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0030
Abstract

Educator, author, collector of children's books.

Dates: 1878-1977

Betty Jean Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0111
Abstract

Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.

Dates: 1921-2010

Bowersox and Osborn Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0500
Abstract

The Bowersox family settled in Johnson County, Iowa in approximately 1855. The papers include a family account book, school exams and teaching certificates.

Dates: 1861-2002

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

Cassie Thompson Ford papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0245
Abstract

Homemaker who farmed with her husband near Central City, Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1937-1996

Charlene "Mac" Eblen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0515
Abstract

Homemaker from Wichita, Kansas whose papers consist primarily of journals.

Dates: 1965-2003

Cheryl Britton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0873
Abstract

Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.

Dates: 1890-2003

Christine Dutson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0249
Abstract

Multi-volume memoir of a Mormon woman who was an educator, poet and advocate for the mentally ill.

Dates: 1954 - 2002

Clara Steen Skott papers

 Collection
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

Cora Belle Pollock papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0706
Abstract

Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Dates: 1909-1996

Dallner and Petersen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0484
Abstract

Peterson's journals describe daily life in rural Iowa from 1907 to 1910; Dallner's writings focus on two mysterious deaths that occurred in 1925.

Dates: 1907-2001

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 Bondurant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0451
Abstract

Waterloo music educator and multicultural programs coordinator.

Dates: 1926-1999

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0700
Abstract

Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.

Dates: 1942-1987

Dorothy Misbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract

Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.

Dates: 1890-1999

Eileen Albaugh papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0583
Abstract

Junior high school teacher who taught in Tipton and Wellsburg, Iowa, and died of polio.

Dates: 1914-1952

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Iowa League for Nursing 2
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Iowa State College 2
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 2
Republican Party (Iowa) 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
United States. Army Nurse Corps 2
University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 2
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Albaugh, Eileen Ferreter, 1915-1952 1
American Association of Dental Schools 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Dental Association 1
American Dental Hygienists' Association 1
American Home Economics Association 1
American Mission Upper Nile 1
American Nurses Association 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Aydelotte, Myrtle K. (Myrtle Kitchell) 1
Bacon, Evelyn Crary, 1916-1997 1
Baker, Carl 1
Bartlett family 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948 1
Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) 1
Bethel Evangelical Secondary School 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Black Hills Playhouse (Theater group) 1
Blake, Germaine Mayer 1
Block, Marjorie Bertalot, 1923-2007 1
Boedeker family 1
Boedeker, Margaret Talcott 1
Bondurant, Dorothy, 1908-2002 1
Bowersox family 1
Bowersox, Dorothy LeVier 1
Bowersox, Edna 1
Bowersox, Elizabeth C. 1
Bowersox, Fred 1
Bowersox, Jan Erkert 1
Bowersox, Lizzie E. 1
Bowersox, Mary Margaret Shuey 1
Bowersox, Thomas L. 1
Britton family 1
Britton, Cheryl, 1910-2003 1
Britton, Chester, 1904 - 1968 1
Bushnell-Hamlin, Ella 1
Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Carter, Lucille Ketchum, 1913- 1
Catholic Visitation School 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Cheek, Eugene Lloyd, 1953-1990 1
Childress, Elizabeth 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Christy, Teresa E. 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Coe College 1
Congressional Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Cousin, Ruth Hager, 1895-1994 1
Crary, Julia 1
Cronkhite, Vera Shepard, 1906-2003 1
Cruikshank, Rena 1
Cuplin, Millicent Mary, 1866-1950 1
Curtis High School (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.) 1
Dallner family 1
Dallner, Pauline Levendahl, 1918- 1
Dancers in Company 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Depot Museum (Fayette County, Iowa) 1
Des Moines City Federation of Colored Women 1
Des Moines Metro Opera Guild 1
Des Moines Tutoring Center 1
Donahue, M. Patricia 1
Dutson, Christine, 1954- 1
East Des Moines High School 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Eblen family 1
Eblen, Charlene, 1925- 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Egenes, Joan Vander Naald, 1936- 1
Ehrhardt, Louis 1
Eimen, Martha, 1912-1997 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Englert, Edna Rummelhart, 1902-2005 1
Erick Hawkins Dance Company 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
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