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Abigail Van Allen papers

Identifier: IWA0912

Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.

Dates: 1968-2008

Charles H. McCloy Papers

Identifier: RG99.0139

University of Iowa professor of physical education, 1930 to retirement. Research specialty in anthropometry, or the analysis of motor skills.

Dates: 1907-1959

Christine Grant papers

Identifier: IWA0329

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Dina Rees Evans Papers

Identifier: RG99.0189

High school educator in dramatic arts. Awarded first Ph.D. in dramatic arts from an American university, received from the University of Iowa in 1932.

Dates: 1937-1974

Dora Mason papers

Identifier: IWA0221

Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.

Dates: 1915-2017

E. Marie Hawkins papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0333

Iowa City elementary school teacher.


One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.

Dates: 1991-1997

Esther J. Walls papers

Identifier: IWA0288

Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

Dates: 1860-1996

Eugene A. Gilmore Papers

Identifier: RG05.0001.010

Twelfth president of the University of Iowa, 1934-1940.

Dates: 1934-1940

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

Identifier: IWA0037

Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.

Dates: 1935-1998

Fred Schwengel Papers

Identifier: msc0456

This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1971; 1940-1993

George Weber Papers

Identifier: msc0269

Businessman and Iowa state senator. Subject files, correspondence, campaign material, legislation, and speeches documenting his legislative career.

Dates: 1955-1969

Gladys Talcott Rife papers

Identifier: IWA0284

Mt. Vernon, Iowa high school teacher who later owned and directed The Depot Museum in Fayette County, Iowa.

Dates: 1920-2002

Harold E. Hughes Gubernatorial Papers

Identifier: msc0385

Governor and U.S. Senator from Iowa. Gubernatorial and senatorial office files relating to his political career.

Dates: 1962-1975

James C. Wright Papers

Identifier: msc0296

Educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, clippings, and photographs documenting his career as a school administrator, state official, and educator.

Dates: 1933-1971; Majority of material found in 1956-1965

Jane Burleson papers

Identifier: IWA0340

Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.

Dates: 1931-1998

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

Identifier: IWA0351

Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.

Dates: 1958-1995

Karen Goodenow papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0233

Elementary and high school teacher who has served on local and state boards of education.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1980-1993

Lois Baker Muehl papers

Identifier: IWA0470

University of Iowa rhetoric professor who published children's books and taught English as a second language at refugee camps in Thailand, Korea, and China.


Three works have been transferred to the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection: Trading Cultures in the Classroom, 1993; The Hidden Year of Devlin Bates, 1967; Worst Room in the School, 1961.

Dates: 1952-2006

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

Identifier: IWA0074

Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.

Dates: 1861-1939

Marilyn Preheim Rose papers

Identifier: IWA0790

Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1922-2000

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