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Correspondence and scrapbook of student years at Simpson Conservatory in Indianola, Iowa.
Swedish farm woman whose three children became academics during the 1930s and 1940s.
Queen City, Iowa, resident who wrote to her husband while he was serving in the Civil War.
Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Mother from Ames, Iowa who died of polio in 1955.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Rural Linn County banker who worked outside of the home from 1910s to 1960s.
Illinois student who moved to Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Owner and operator of the Tate Arms, a boarding house for African American male students at the University of Iowa during the 1940s and 1950s.
Farm magazine writer.
Correspondence of 19th century Iowa woman includes letters from brother in medical school and Civil War and from sister who raised a family and maintained a farm.