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Lois Laughlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0184
Abstract

Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.

Dates: 1939-2007

Lois Wescott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0437
Abstract

Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.

Dates: 1860-2001

Lola Moeller Zook papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0462
Abstract

Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.

Dates: 1909-2004

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract

American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.



Arrangement

1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65

Dates: 1931-2007

Louane Newsome papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0213
Abstract

Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.

Dates: 1938-2004

Louise Crawford papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0007
Abstract

Composer and professor of Music Theory at Coe College.

Dates: 1914-1974

Louise Goldman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract

Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1933-1997

Louise Liers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0570
Abstract

World War I Army nurse from Clayton, Iowa.

Dates: 1911-1983

Louise Rosenfield Noun papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0035
Abstract

Feminist and civil liberties activist from Des Moines, Iowa, who was also an art collector, author, and co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.

Dates: 1926-2002

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

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0886
Abstract

Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1930-2013

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0074
Abstract

Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.

Dates: 1861-1939

Mae Atkinson Robinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0506
Abstract

Correspondence and diaries of an Iowa farm woman.

Dates: 1898-1954

Magdalen Meade papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0648
Abstract

Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.

Dates: 1891-1992

Magdalena "Helen" Tylee papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0471
Abstract

A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.

Dates: 1917-1988

Magdaline Shannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0902
Abstract

Scholar and translator whose work focused on Haitian intellectual Jean Price-Mars.

Dates: 1936-2001

Manuel and David Macias papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0887
Abstract

Brothers who emigrated to Bettendorf, Iowa, from Zacatecas, Mexico, in 1914 and 1915.



Arrangement

The full extent of the Manuel and David Macias collection is preserved in the Iowa Digital Library.

Dates: 1890-2009

Manuscripts of Chinese Writers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0771
Abstract

A number of literary manuscripts composed by Chinese writers were acquired for the East Asian collections over a long period of time. In 1991, a program was established to encourage further and continued growth in this area.

Dates: 1949-1995

Marcia Thayer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0689
Abstract

Dancer, choreographer and educator who worked in Iowa, Massachussetts, Oregon and New York.

Dates: 1927 - 2013

Margaret Atherton Bonney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0313
Abstract

Bonney's research files include Iowa suffragist Mary Jane Coggeshall, scientist Mary Louise Putnam, physician Jennie McCowen, and pioneer evangelist and minister, Abner Kneeland

Dates: 1810-1992

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Iowa Women's Archives 408
University of Iowa Special Collections 33
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Subject
20th century 440
Photographs 439
Archives (groupings) 420
Personal papers 326
2001-2010 164
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Scrapbooks 150
Correspondence 120
Cultural artifacts 110
Iowa City (Iowa) 104
Diaries 98
Oral histories 92
Families 90
Sound recordings 83
Rural women 78
Women in agriculture 77
Speeches 71
College students 70
Teachers 69
Women -- Societies and clubs 69
Administrative records 67
Video recordings 67
Iowa 64
Memoirs 64
Women -- Political activity 58
Autobiographies 57
Des Moines (Iowa) 56
Teaching 56
Women lawyers 48
Farm life 46
Homemakers 44
Photograph albums 44
Yearbooks 44
World War, 1939-1945 43
College teachers 42
Clubs 41
Women in education 41
Farmers 40
Slides (photographs) 37
Women and War 36
Authors 34
Women 33
Women in public life 33
Rural families 32
Voyages and travels 30
Women -- 19th century 29
African American women -- Iowa 28
Community activists 28
Women in higher education 28
Social participation 27
Volunteers 26
High school students 25
Journalists 25
African American women 24
Nurses 24
Political campaigns 24
Political participation 21
Davenport (Iowa) 20
Legislators 20
Nursing -- Study and teaching (Associate degree) 20
Nursing -- Study and teaching (Graduate) 20
Women in charitable work 20
Rural girls 19
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 19
Clippings (information artifacts) 18
Community organization 18
Hispanic American families 18
Hispanic American women 18
Women in journalism 18
Women in medicine 18
2011-2020 17
Drawings (visual works) 17
Family papers 17
Political activists 17
Posters 17
Artists 16
English literature 16
Pacifism 16
Sports for girls 16
Sports for women 16
Waterloo (Iowa) 16
Women in community organization 16
American literature 15
Peace 15
4-H clubs 14
Autograph albums 14
Immigrant families 14
Marriage 14
Mexican American women 14
Social workers 14
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Women's rights 14
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Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 13
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Women in church work 13
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Language
English 442
Dutch; Flemish 1
German 1
 
Names
State University of Iowa 46
University of Iowa 28
Republican Party (Iowa) 11
Democratic Party (Iowa) 10
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 9
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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
Grinnell College 7
Iowa State Teachers College 6
League of Women Voters of Iowa 6
Mason, Kären 6
American Association of University Women 5
American National Red Cross 5
Iowa State College 5
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 5
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 5
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 4
General Federation of Women's Clubs 4
Lloyd-Jones, Jean (1929-) 4
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 4
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 4
University High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 4
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 4
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 4
White family 4
Drake University 3
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 3
Iowa State University 3
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 3
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 3
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 3
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 3
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 3
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 3
United Nations 3
United Nations Association of the United States of America 3
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 3
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 3
University of Wisconsin 3
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 3
American Association for the United Nations 2
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 2
Blanchard, Ruth 2
Blanchard, Thomas 2
Bourret, Joan Liffring-Zug (1929-2022) 2
Coe College 2
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 2
Daughters of the American Revolution 2
Davis, Aldeen 2
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 2
Ellsworth family 2
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 2
Everett family 2
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 2
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 2
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 2
Gerber, John C. 2
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 2
Grefe, Mary 2
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 2
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 2
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 2
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 2
Iowa Falls High School (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 2
Iowa League for Nursing 2
Iowa Nurses' Association 2
Iowa Porkettes 2
League of United Latin American Citizens 2
League of Women Voters (Des Moines, Iowa) 2
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 2
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 2
Muehl, Lois Baker 2
Mullen, Peg, 1917-2009 2
Muscatine Migrant Committee 2
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 2
National Federation of Republican Women 2
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 2
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 2
Noun, Louise R. (1908-2002) 2
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 2
Older Women's League (U.S.) 2
Pennsylvania State University 2
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
Prentiss family 2
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 2
Shrauger family 2
Shrauger, Harold, Sr. 2
Smith, Mary Louise (1914-1997) 2
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 2
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 2
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps 2
United States. Army 2
University of Chicago 2
University of Colorado Boulder 2
University of Iowa. College of Pharmacy 2
University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 2
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 2
University of Minnesota 2
White, Stanley V., 1901- 2
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