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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

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

Blanca Vasquez Gaines papers

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Identifier: IWA0899
Abstract Puerto Rican woman who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and trained at Fort Des Moines, Iowa.
Dates: 1944-2009

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

Claudine Harris papers

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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

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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

Evelyn Crary Bacon papers

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Identifier: IWA0012
Abstract Teacher, decorated veteran nurse and pioneer in the field of nursing education, Bacon served as a captain in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and participated in the invasion of Normandy.
Dates: 1917-2000

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

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Identifier: IWA0365
Abstract The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Dates: 1905-1996

Lola Moeller Zook papers

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Identifier: IWA0462
Abstract Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Dates: 1909-2004

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

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Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Dates: 1942-2002

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women records

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Identifier: IWA0106
Abstract The department was established in 1924 and was a pioneer in the development of graduate study and professional training. The department existed until 2010 under a variety of names and organizations.
Dates: 1900-2010

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Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Bacon, Evelyn Crary, 1916-1997 1
Coffin, Winnie 1
Cooper, Fannie Wilson 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Crary, Julia 1
Des Moines Suffrage Club 1
Drake College of Pharmacy 1
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Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 1
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Iowa City Field Hockey Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa. Department of Agriculture 1
Irwin, Constance, 1913-1995 1
Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
Mapleton High School (Mapleton, Iowa) 1
Maroni family 1
Maroni, Valentine 1
Martini, Lorena 1
Moeller, Dorothy 1
Moeller, George Walter, -1932 1
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Moeller, Maggie Zetner, -1955 1
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (U.S.) 1
National Association for Girls & Women in Sport 1
National Association for Physical Education of College Women 1
National Association of Directors and Teachers of Physical Education for College Women 1
Nelson, Margaret 1
Radcliffe College 1
Reger-Wilkinson, Mary Frances, 1909-2006 1
Scott, M. Gladys (Myrtle Gladys), 1905-1990 1
Shambaugh, Benjamin Franklin, 1871-1940 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
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State University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 1
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 1
Stone, Bette Brooks, 1927- 1
Stone, James 1
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps 1
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University of Iowa. College of Pharmacy 1
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 1
University of Virginia. School of Nursing 1
Western Union Telegraph Company 1
Wilkinson, Bernard, -1962 1
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 1
Zook, Lola M. 1
Zook, Maurice, -1981 1
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