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Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Correspondence, photographs, clippings, and genealogical records of these families, including materials relating to operating a farm near Prescott, Kansas; letters home from a worker on the Chautauqua circuit; and letters home from a professor of music.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
Nationally recognized journalist whose reporting included coverage of the women's movement.
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.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Artist, editor, and naturalist.
Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.