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Archie L. Greene papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0296
Abstract

Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.

Dates: 1963-1998

Bernice Zimmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0876
Abstract

Diaries of an Iowa woman.

Dates: 1932-2010

Booster Women's Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0322
Abstract

Social and philanthropic club organized in 1947 by African American women in Fort Madison, Iowa

Dates: 1947-1998

Cedar Valley Community Club (Muscatine County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0594
Abstract

Club formed in 1920 by rural women living near West Liberty, Iowa.

Dates: 1922-2009

Cynthia Grant Tucker papers

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Identifier: IWA1182
Abstract

Research materials and correspondence of a historian of the Unitarian church’s female ministers in Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Dates: 1973-1994

Daughters of Ceres (Walnut and Webster, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0113
Abstract

Walnut and Webster chapter records of this social and benevolent club comprised of farmwomen.

Dates: 1898-2016

Dorothy Misbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract

Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.

Dates: 1890-1999

Edith Edmund Johnson papers

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Identifier: IWA0740
Abstract

Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.

Dates: 1922-2005

Edith Neal papers

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Identifier: IWA0660
Abstract

Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.

Dates: 1931-1997

Eleanor Gildner Hageboeck papers

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Identifier: IWA0460
Abstract

University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.

Dates: 1929-1993

Entre Nous records (Iowa City, Iowa)

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0081
Abstract

Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.

Dates: 1914-2002

Friendly Circle Club (Washington, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0533
Abstract

A Washington, Iowa women's social club which was founded in 1934.

Dates: 1934-2011

Friendly Neighbors Club (Deep River, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0377
Abstract

The club was organized in 1952 as a social and philanthropic forum for local women.

Dates: 1952-1992

Lucille Ketchum Carter papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0131
Abstract

1936 graduate of the School of Nursing at the State University of Iowa who was active in Democratic politics and whose correspondence includes round robin letters.

Dates: 1936-2008

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

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Identifier: IWA0262
Abstract

Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.

Dates: 1920-1998

Ortha P. Neff papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0561
Abstract

Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.

Dates: 1944-2006

Pilot International Club of Iowa City records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0788
Abstract

Organization to promote improvement of conditions and treatment for brain-related disorders.

Dates: 1939-2012

Prairie View Club (Hardin County) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0432
Abstract

Rural women's club dating from the early twentieth century.

Dates: 1932-1995

Proteus Club (Des Moines) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0096
Abstract

Women's study club organized in 1896 by college graduates for their intellectual improvement.

Dates: 1896-2019

Ruth Fuller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0482
Abstract

The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.

Dates: 1925-2002

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Booster Women's Club (Fort Madison, Iowa) 1
Camp Courageous of Iowa 1
Carter, Lucille Ketchum, 1913- 1
Cedar Valley Community Club (Muscatine County, Iowa) 1
Child Development Club (Manchester, Iowa) 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Clionian Club (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Congressional Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Daughters of Ceres. Walnut Chapter (Walnut, Iowa) 1
Daughters of Ceres. Webster Chapter (Webster, Iowa) 1
Entre Nous (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Evans, Mary 1
Fancy Work Circle (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Flynn, Martin 1
Friendly Circle Club (Washington, Iowa) 1
Friendly Neighbors Club (Deep River, Iowa) 1
Fuller, Ruth Beard, 1907-2008 1
General Federation of Women's Clubs 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Good Cheer Society (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Grant Tucker, Cynthia 1
Greene, Archie L., 1945- 1
Greene, Archie Lou Shipp 1
Hageboeck, Eleanor Gildner, 1908- 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Johnson, Edith Edmund, 1893- 1
Living History Farms (Museum) 1
Lutheran Church Women's Quilting Club (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Meyer, Louis 1
Mount Ararat Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, N.Y.). School of Nursing 1
Neal, Edith, 1916-2007 1
Neff, Ortha P., 1915- 1
Pennsylvania State University 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Pilot International (Organization) 1
Pilot International Club of Iowa City 1
Prairie View Club (Hardin County, Iowa) 1
Proteus Club (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Salzmann family 1
Sew and So Club (Cass County, Iowa) 1
Shipp, Nellie Elmira Martin 1
Tennyson Study Club (Marion, Iowa) 1
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892 1
Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, Iowa) 1
University of Iowa 1
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 1
Wood, Mary Elizabeth, 1902- 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Buffalo (N.Y.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Pittsburgh (Pa.) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 1
Zimmer, Bernice, 1916-2012 1
Zimmer, Louis, -1987 1
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