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Study club founded in 1887.
Home extension course, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and other early twentieth century rural organization publications collected by an Iowa farm wife.
Women's division of the local Farm Bureau.
4 folders, shelved in SCVF.
Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.
Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Organization of Marion women's clubs.
Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Secretary, vice-president, and then president of the Iowa Suffrage Memorial Commission in the 1920s and 1930s. Hunter was a peace activist, prohibitionist, and Red Cross worker during World War I.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
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.
Created by Kirk, when she belonged to the Glad Girls of Grove 4-H chapter in Grove Township, Cass County, Iowa.
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.
Schoolteacher from eastern Carroll County, Iowa who managed the family farm after her husband's death in 1926.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
The Iowa Chapter of Chaparral Poets met twice yearly (fall and spring); they studied poetry, conducted a poetry contest and wrote poetry for submission to Midwest Chaparral magazine. The organization was formed in 1942 and disbanded in 2001.
Regional branch of the National Women's Studies Association.
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.
Organization opposed to genetically modified organisms.