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A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.
Congressional caseworker from 1967 until 2007.
Television and radio broadcaster, producer and writer who worked in Iowa and Hollywood in the 1940s.
Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Autograph book and genealogy of 19th century Iowa woman.
Puerto Rican woman who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and trained at Fort Des Moines, Iowa.
Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.
Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
Oral history of donor Bonnie Love’s mother-in-law, Annabelle Bowman; home movies and writing by Love’s mother, Kathryn Lyman Love.
The club was a social group gathered in homes to review books.
The club was organized in 1911 for the social and intellectual benefit of the ladies of Boone and the surrounding area.
The Bowersox family settled in Johnson County, Iowa in approximately 1855. The papers include a family account book, school exams and teaching certificates.
The family lived in New York state until 1862 when they moved to Illinois before settling in Iowa in 1910. The diaries are from several generations.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Rural Linn County banker who worked outside of the home from 1910s to 1960s.
A women's investment club organized to invest the assets of the partnership solely in stocks, bonds, and securities, for the education and benefit of the partners.
Club formed in 1920 by rural women living near West Liberty, Iowa.
Homemaker from Wichita, Kansas whose papers consist primarily of journals.
Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.