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Marjorie Vandervelde papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract

Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.

Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Frances Reger-Wilkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0501
Abstract

Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.

Dates: 1942-2002

Paul Mitchell papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0847
Abstract

An edited copy of Frances Mitchell's diary entries chronicling her journey from Seattle, Washington to Tokyo, Japan in 1948.

Dates: 1948-2007

Roberta Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0341
Abstract

Sioux City, Iowa resident who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1943-1996

Rosemary Tharp papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0114
Abstract

Cedar Falls native who served in the WAVES during World War II.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1940-1994

Stong Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0819
Abstract

Correspondence of Alice Stong details her undergraduate experiences at The University of Iowa.

Dates: 1887-2007

Sylvia M. Stoesser papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0047
Abstract

University of Iowa graduate in 1928 with a Ph.D. in physical chemistry. She was the first woman chemist to work for Dow Chemical Company.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1952-1992

Virginia Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract

Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.

Dates: 1829-2010

Virginia Tanner Simonsen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0433
Abstract

Cherokee, Iowa-born woman who enrolled at Iowa State College in home economics and later moved to Quimby, Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1941-1943

War Brides of World War II papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0215
Abstract

1995 honors thesis of University of Iowa undergraduate student, Rachel Casteel.

Dates: 1946-1996

Zella May Gerber papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0282
Abstract

A secretary who worked in Alaska in 1943 and at the Oak Ridge Atomic Plant in Tennessee from 1944 to 1945.

Dates: 1943-1947

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Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Casteel, Rachel 1
Child, Charlotte Joiner 1
Cook, Jeanne Jones, 1927-1993 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Dakota Dunes Country Club (Dakota Dunes, S.D.) 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Dow Chemical Company 1
Dow Chemical Physics Lab 1
Entre Nous (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Fleming, Everett A. 1
Fleming, Minerva Etheline Ford 1
Fleming, Vesie 1
Gaines, Blanca Vasquez, 1918- 1
Galer, Heidi Posch Keir (1943) 1
Gerber, Zella May, 1904-1997 1
Grinnell College 1
Hageboeck, Eleanor Gildner, 1908- 1
Horsley, Jess 1
Horsley, Maureen 1
Iglesias, Marvel 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 Lutheran Hospital (Des Moines, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
Irwin, Constance, 1913-1995 1
Johnson, Margaret Langland, 1912-1972 1
Johnson, Ursula 1
Joiner Family 1
Joiner family 1
Joiner, Charles W. 1
Joiner, Melvin 1
Joiner, Otis W. 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Kappa Delta Alumni Association (Iowa State College) 1
Kountz, Alice Cynthia Stong, 1916-1994 1
Kountz, Roy Rupert, -1971 1
Kumpf-Beale, Kirsten 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lichty, Marion Cox, 1915- 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean (1929-) 1
Lozier, Margaret Joiner 1
Mapleton High School (Mapleton, Iowa) 1
Mercy Hospital (Burlington, Iowa). School of Nursing 1
Meyer, Louis 1
Mills family 1
Mills, Ernest 1
Mills, Glenn 1
Mitchell, Frances L. 1
Mitchell, Paul 1
Moore, Mary Anne Lozier 1
Ohlson, Margaret 1
Pendleton, Roberta 1
Pennsylvania State University 1
Place, Dorothy Sprout, 1921- 1
Place, Harlan 1
Reger-Wilkinson, Mary Frances, 1909-2006 1
Scriabine, George, 1936-1963 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Simonsen, Merle 1
Simonsen, Virginia Tanner, 1923- 1
Sioux City Boat Club (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Skott, Clara Steen, 1888-1994 1
Skri︠a︡bina, Elena, 1906-1996 1
Spayde, Gladys, 1919-2004 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 1
Stevens, Harriet Adeline, 1909- 1
Stoesser, Sylvia M., 1901-1991 1
Stone, Bette Brooks, 1927- 1
Stone, James 1
Stong family 1
Stong, Ernest Lee, 1878-1933 1
Stong, Martha Alice Tobias, 1878-1961 1
Tanner, A. J. 1
Tanner, Anna Johns 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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