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Vina Thorpe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0253
Abstract

Des Moines newspaper columnist and editor who ran Thorpe Publications with her husband.

Dates: 1893-1995

Welch and Angrick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0095
Abstract

Material relating to the Heart of Hawkeye Council of Campfire Girls, The Woman's Christian Temperance Union, and the Iowa Department of the Woman's Relief Corps.

Dates: 1880-1995

West Lucas Women's Club (Johnson County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0572
Abstract

The club initially met on the second Tuesday of the month for conversation, a program, and refreshments. Later, meetings were held bimonthly and were dedicated to study, roll call, a program, and refreshments.

Dates: 1923-1976

Willow Hill papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0487
Abstract

Diaries describe growing up in rural Iowa in the 1960s and the period from1992 to 2001.

Dates: 1960-2001

Wilma Belden Collins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0079
Abstract

Grimes, Iowa, newspaper columnist and editor.

Dates: 1921-1992

Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0751
Abstract

Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.

Dates: 1874-2006

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Des Moines Chapter) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0240
Abstract

Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race.  They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.

Dates: 1962-2008

YWCA of Greater Des Moines records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0167
Abstract

The records are arranged in eight series: Administrative records, Financial records, Publicity, Branches and clubs, Photographs, Scrapbooks, Artifacts, and 1998 Accession.

Dates: 1885-1995

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Iowa Women's Archives 158
University of Iowa Special Collections 9
University of Iowa Archives 1
 
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Archives (groupings) 158
Photographs 143
Personal papers 103
2001-2010 59
Cultural artifacts 51
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Women -- Societies and clubs 49
Administrative records 44
Diaries 44
Correspondence 39
Iowa City (Iowa) 38
Families 36
Yearbooks 36
Rural women 34
Clubs 33
College students 33
Sound recordings 33
Women in agriculture 33
Oral histories 30
Speeches 29
Teachers 29
Photograph albums 27
Iowa 25
Video recordings 25
Memoirs 24
Teaching 23
Des Moines (Iowa) 22
Women -- Political activity 21
Women lawyers 21
Farm life 18
Autobiographies 16
High school students 16
Women in education 16
Homemakers 14
Rural families 14
Voyages and travels 14
Authors 13
Journalists 13
Farmers 12
Slides (photographs) 12
Social participation 12
Women -- 19th century 12
Women and War 12
World War, 1939-1945 12
Community organization 11
Drawings (visual works) 11
Legislators 11
Political campaigns 11
Volunteers 11
Women in public life 11
4-H clubs 9
Family papers 9
Women 9
Women in community organization 9
Women in charitable work 8
Women in journalism 8
Autograph albums 7
College teachers 7
Home economics 7
Rural girls 7
Sports for girls 7
Sports for women 7
Waterloo (Iowa) 7
Women in nonprofit organizations 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 7
2011-2020 6
African American women 6
African American women -- Iowa 6
Basketball for girls 6
Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 6
Community activists 6
English literature 6
High school athletes 6
Intellectual life 6
Marriage 6
Motion pictures 6
Political participation 6
Politicians 6
Social workers 6
Women in church work 6
Women in the performing arts 6
World War, 1914-1918 6
American literature 5
Chicago (Ill.) 5
Clippings (information artifacts) 5
Community education 5
Local history 5
Pacifism 5
Posters 5
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Washington (D.C.) 5
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1941-1950 4
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Ames (Iowa) 4
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Language
English 167
Dutch; Flemish 1
 
Names
State University of Iowa 25
University of Iowa 10
Republican Party (Iowa) 7
Iowa State College 6
General Federation of Women's Clubs 5
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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 4
American National Red Cross 3
Democratic Party (Iowa) 3
Iowa State Teachers College 3
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 3
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 3
Allen, Sewell E., 1913-1975 2
American Association of University Women 2
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Daughters of the American Revolution 2
Davis, Aldeen 2
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 2
Des Moines Women's Club 2
Federated Garden Clubs of Iowa 2
Grinnell College 2
Iowa Medical Society. Woman's Auxiliary 2
Iowa Porkettes 2
Iowa State University 2
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 2
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 2
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 2
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 2
Noun, Louise R. (1908-2002) 2
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 2
Shrauger family 2
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 2
Shrauger, Harold, Sr. 2
Smith, Mary Louise (1914-1997) 2
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 2
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 2
United States Commission on Civil Rights 2
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 2
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 2
Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa 2
Alfred University 1
Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
Allen family 1
Allen, George Eugene, 1887-1944 1
Allen, Hilda Ellyson, 1988- 1
Allen, Philip, 1915- 1
American Academy of Neurology. Women's Auxiliary 1
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education 1
American Association of Dental Schools 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
American Dental Association 1
American Dental Hygienists' Association 1
American Legion Auxiliary 1
American Mission Upper Nile 1
American Theological Society 1
Angrick, William 1
Ankeny High School (Ankeny, Iowa) 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Anton, Judy 1
Arizona State University 1
Art Institute of Chicago. School 1
Associated Country Women of the World 1
Associated Country Women of the World. Conference 1
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 1
Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Aurora Reading Club of Pittsburgh (Pa.) 1
B'nai Jeshurun Temple (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Baker, Hermione Georgette Allen, 1917- 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Bartlett family 1
Bartley, Joy Hedges 1
Basketball Hall of Fame (Springfield, Mass.) 1
Bayard Women's Club (Iowa) 1
Bell,  Eleanor Nissen, 1925- 1
Benedict Home (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Bennett, Julia 1
Best Ever Club (Percival, Iowa) 1
Bethel Evangelical Secondary School 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Black Hills Playhouse (Theater group) 1
Bondurant, Dorothy, 1908-2002 1
Boone High School (Boone, Iowa) 1
Boyd, Susan, 1927- 1
Brain family 1
Bridenstine, Jeanne (1923-2019) 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Briggs family 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Lela Powers, 1896-1953 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Broer, Bethany 1
Broer, Faye York 1
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