Showing Collections: 101 - 120 of 156
Factory worker who was among the first Latinas to be hired at the International Harvester Company Farmall plant in Rock Island, Illinois.
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
A homesteader who lived in Wyoming, Colorado and Washington State.
Teacher, newspaper columnist and poet from Sioux City, Iowa.
Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.
Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Resident of Illyria Township near Wadena, Iowa, who recorded her daily activities from 1891 until her death in 1931.
The Iowa Women's Archives gratefully acknowledges the transcription of the diaries by Dr. Lisa Guinn, a visiting assistant professor at Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas, and Rio Farren, an undergraduate history major at Upper Iowa University. They completed the transcription in 2014.
Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Diary and account book of the bride of a Civil War officer.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Nurse in Sioux City during the first half of the 20th century.
Davenport, Iowa, woman whose parents came to Iowa from Mexico in the 1910s.
Diaries and account books of this Cherokee, Iowa woman record farm chores and expenses, housekeeping and family life.
Schoolteacher from eastern Carroll County, Iowa who managed the family farm after her husband's death in 1926.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Moville, Iowa, farm wife and columnist for the Sioux City Farm Journal Weekly.