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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
A former resident of Cook's Point, Davenport, whose parents emigrated from Mexico to the United States in the early 1900s.
University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Buchanan County elementary school teacher and clubwoman.
Homemaker and mother of five who received her private pilot license in 1963.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Papers of Iowa missionary serving in Japan from 1950-1982.
Iowa City housewife and mother whose son, Thomas Cech, won the Nobel Prize in 1989.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Eastern Iowa women's study and social club.
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.
Mexican immigrant to Iowa in the 1910s, member of the Cook's Point community in Davenport, and matriarch of a large family.
Diaries of an Iowa woman.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.
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.