Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 20 of 33

Bowersox and Osborn Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0500
Abstract

The Bowersox family settled in Johnson County, Iowa in approximately 1855. The papers include a family account book, school exams and teaching certificates.

Dates: 1861-2002

Brown Gibson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0381
Abstract

Letters, documents, and a booklet on Major Hugh G. Brown.

Dates: 1822-1944; Majority of material found in 1860-1869

Burchard Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0800
Abstract

The family lived in New York state until 1862 when they moved to Illinois before settling in Iowa in 1910. The diaries are from several generations.

Dates: 1861-2003

Dallner and Petersen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0484
Abstract

Peterson's journals describe daily life in rural Iowa from 1907 to 1910; Dallner's writings focus on two mysterious deaths that occurred in 1925.

Dates: 1907-2001

De Jong Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0906
Abstract

Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.

Dates: 1852-2011

Falb Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0607
Abstract

Primarily newspaper clippings pertaining to girls basketball at Valley High School, West Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1959-2003

Harding Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0383
Abstract

Diaries, genealogical records, account and ledger books, correspondence, and reminiscences of three generations. Includes descriptions of Iowa City and the surrounding area in the 19th century.

Dates: 1840-1975

Henry Wallace Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0180
Abstract

First editor of Wallaces' Farmer. Arranged in broad subject categories and then in chronological order. Available on microfilm for use in repository, for interlibrary loan, and for purchase.

Dates: 1860-1924

Janice A. Beran papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0149
Abstract

Professor in the College of Education at Iowa State University until her retirement in 1994. Materials relate to the history of sports and particularly the participation of women and African-Americans in Iowa sports.

Dates: 1944-1998

Johnson Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0717
Abstract

Letters exchanged among members of this Cresco, Iowa, family.



Arrangement

2 folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1903-1925

Joiner Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0815
Abstract

Iowa family that corresponded during World War II.

Dates: 1941-1945

Keyes Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0039
Abstract

Mount Vernon, Iowa, family whose papers include photographs, account books, correspondence and civil war diaries.

Dates: 1832-1992

Lemme Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0260
Abstract

Traces the family history of Helen Lemme, a civil rights activist who was named Iowa City's first Woman of the Year in 1955.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1970-1998

Margaret Strang Corothers papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0324
Abstract

Family History of the McDowall-Wilson, Strang-McDowall, and Corothers-Strang Families, 1934.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1934

McCown Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0852
Abstract

Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.

Dates: 1909-2012

McGill Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0543
Abstract

The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.

Dates: 1885-2005

Nissen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0073
Abstract

Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.

Dates: 1936-1996

Off and Holsteen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0306
Abstract

Two generations of an eastern Iowa family, many generations of which attended the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1864-1970

Phillips and Tarbell Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0448
Abstract

Articles and essay describing the family's participation in the Iowa State Fair.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1999

Pierce-Stuart Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0483
Abstract

Diaries of Mary Pierce describe family life in Harlan, Iowa from 1927 to 1947; Mary Clark's memoir reflects on medical challenges in the early 1900s.

Dates: 1927-1989

Filtered By

  • Subject: Family papers X
  • Subject: Iowa X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
Iowa Women's Archives 29
University of Iowa Special Collections 4
 
Subject
Archives (groupings) 28
20th century 26
Photographs 17
Diaries 14
Families 14
∨ more
Rural women 14
Correspondence 13
Women in agriculture 13
Farm life 11
Women -- 19th century 10
2001-2010 9
Scrapbooks 9
Farmers 7
Iowa 7
Cultural artifacts 6
Iowa City (Iowa) 6
College students 5
Memoirs 5
Oral histories 5
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
Autobiographies 4
Frontier and pioneer life 4
Girls 4
Photograph albums 4
Rural families 4
Teachers 4
Authors 3
Autograph albums 3
Basketball for girls 3
College teachers 3
Country life 3
Des Moines (Iowa) 3
Family-owned business enterprises 3
Immigrant families 3
Postcards 3
Rural girls 3
Sound recordings 3
Speeches 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
1901-1910 2
1931-1940 2
1941-1950 2
1991-2000 2
19th century 2
2011-2020 2
African American women 2
African American women -- Iowa 2
Agriculture 2
Basketball for women 2
Dutch American women 2
Files (digital files) 2
Harlan (Iowa) 2
Home economics 2
Johnson County (Iowa) 2
Le Mars (Iowa) 2
Medical care 2
Pioneers 2
Rural schools 2
Soldiers 2
Sports for girls 2
Sports for women 2
Teaching 2
Veterans 2
Video recordings 2
Voyages and travels 2
Women 2
Working class women 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 2
Yearbooks 2
1911-1920 1
1921-1930 1
1971-1980 1
1981-1990 1
4-H clubs 1
African American soldiers 1
African Americans 1
Agricultural prices 1
American literature 1
Appanoose County (Iowa) 1
Architecture, Domestic 1
Art teachers 1
Artists 1
Assassins 1
Atlantic (Iowa) 1
Awards 1
Benton County (Iowa) 1
Black Hills (S.D. and Wyo.) 1
Blairstown (Iowa) 1
Boone (Iowa) 1
Boyden (Iowa) 1
Buena Vista County (Iowa) 1
Burlington (Iowa) 1
Businessmen 1
Cadiz (Ohio) 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Child rearing 1
Civic leaders 1
Civil rights workers 1
College athletes 1
∧ less
 
Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
 
Names
State University of Iowa 5
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 2
B'nai Jeshurun Temple (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Bell,  Eleanor Nissen, 1925- 1
Beran family 1
∨ more
Beran, Janice A. 1
Bonham, Catherine 1
Bowersox family 1
Bowersox, Dorothy LeVier 1
Bowersox, Edna 1
Bowersox, Elizabeth C. 1
Bowersox, Fred 1
Bowersox, Jan Erkert 1
Bowersox, Lizzie E. 1
Bowersox, Mary Margaret Shuey 1
Bowersox, Thomas L. 1
Brown Gibson Family 1
Brown, Hugh G., 1835-1901 1
Brown, Mary Gibson, 1798-1877 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Buell family 1
Buell, Levina Willis 1
Burchard family 1
Burchard, Celestia 1
Burns, Jean I. 1
Chenault, Phyllis, 1923-1967 1
Child, Charlotte Joiner 1
Childs, Lue Prentiss, 1902-1968 1
Childs, Malissa 1
Clark, Mary Stuart 1
Cline, Kate 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
Corothers family 1
Corothers, Margaret Strang, 1871-1934 1
Dallner family 1
Dallner, Pauline Levendahl, 1918- 1
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 1
De Cook family 1
De Cook, Besse De Prenger 1
De Cook, Ernest 1
De Cook, Mary Van Zante 1
De Jong family 1
De Jong, Bernard, 1918- 1
De Jong, Eunice, 1923-2012 1
De Jong, Frederick, -1942 1
De Jong, Henry, 1913-2002 1
De Jong, Jan, 1884-1965 1
De Jong, Jeanette, 1914-2004 1
De Jong, Joanne, 1927-2005 1
De Jong, Lorraine Schol, 1914-2007 1
De Jong, Trentje Beuckens, 1885-1978 1
DeLand family 1
DeLand, Ida Sherman 1
DeLand, Mary Lurene Swope, 1896-1978 1
Dennis, Agnes Jolly McConnell, 1825-1900 1
Dennis, Bryan Francis, 1819-1909 1
Des Moines Women's Club 1
Dubuque Ladies' Literary Association (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Falb family 1
Falb, Kristine 1
Falb, Lee Ann 1
Falb, Linda 1
Falb, Karalee 1
Frampton, Dewitt 1
Frampton, Mary Ruby 1
Frankel, Babette Scheuerman 1
Harding family 1
Heberling, Andrew 1
Heberling, John 1
Helen Lemme Elementary School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Holmes, Marjorie, 1910- 1
Holsteen family 1
Holsteen, Frederick Mohland 1
Hurless, Ruia Bowersox 1
Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union 1
Iowa Maternal Health League 1
Iowa State Fair 1
Iowa State University 1
Jeffers, Marie Trimble 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Donald 1
Johnson, Justine Norton 1
Johnson, Justus 1
Johnson, Lulu Grinde 1
Joiner Family 1
Joiner family 1
Joiner, Charles W. 1
Joiner, Melvin 1
Joiner, Otis W. 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Kearney, Barbara DeLand 1
Keck family 1
Keyes family 1
Keyes, Catharine 1
Keyes, Charles R. (Charles Reuben), 1871-1951 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Keyes, Margaret Purves 1
Keyes, Marsden 1
Keyes, Martha Whittington 1
Kountz, Alice Cynthia Stong, 1916-1994 1
∧ less