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Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Diaries of an Iowa woman.
Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.
Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.
A Washington, Iowa women's social club which was founded in 1934.
The club was organized in 1952 as a social and philanthropic forum for local women.
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.
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.
Rural women's club dating from the early twentieth century.
Women's study club organized in 1896 by college graduates for their intellectual improvement.
The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
The club was originally organized by Washington Township women to work on quilting and other handiwork.
Women's study group which originated in 1874.