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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.
First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Radio scriptwriter (Kaffee Klatch and Playhouse of the Air among others) and playwright (as Maxine Wood). Correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, typescripts, etc. Finsterwald, playwright and author, published under the name "Maxine Wood".
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.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Mathematics teacher at East High School in Des Moines who started the school's first ball team.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Fremont County, Iowa women's club that was responsible for opening a public library in the small town of Thurman in 1936.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Federal government employee who held various positions during her career, including White House mail analyst.
Study group organized to stimulate the advancement of herb gardening and herb use.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Local chapter formed in 1932.
Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.
Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.
Founded in Iowa City in 1937 to celebrate its members' Norwegian heritage.
Two generations of an eastern Iowa family, many generations of which attended the University of Iowa.