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Abigail Van Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Dates: 1899-1994

American Business Women's Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA0152
Abstract Iowa City chapter.
Dates: 1971-

Anna Cochrane Lomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0053
Abstract Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1917-1991

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Barbara Coffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0045
Abstract City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.
Dates: 1944-2006

Basilisa Herrera papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0868
Abstract Mexican immigrant to Iowa in the 1910s, member of the Cook's Point community in Davenport, and matriarch of a large family.
Dates: 1924-2003

Bette Brooks Stone papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0360
Abstract Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Dates: 1941-1993

Beverly A. Hannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

Burlington Clubwomen's Time Capsule records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0910
Abstract Time capsule documenting women's community involvement, as captured in 1896 and 1946.
Dates: 1896, 1946

Carl and Laura White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0904
Abstract Letters to Iowa resident Laura Birgen from Carl White who served in the U.S. Army in France during and after World War I.
Dates: 1918-1993

Catherine Gayle Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0242
Abstract Professional dancer and deputy commissioner of the Iowa Department of Social Services.
Dates: 1910-1991

Cheryl Britton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0873
Abstract Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
Dates: 1890-2003

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009

Clara Steen Skott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0216
Abstract Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dates: 1899-1994

Constance Frick Irwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

Cornelia Cameron papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA0198
Abstract Internationally recognized peat geologist from Iowa City.
Dates: 1903-1995

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

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Donna Schmidt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0856
Abstract University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa
Dates: 1938-2010

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United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 3
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 3
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Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 2
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 2
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White family 2
World Conference on Women 2
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Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
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American Association of Dental Schools 1
American Association of University Professors 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Business Women's Association. Grant Wood Chapter 1
American Dental Association 1
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American Nurses Association 1
Art Institute of Chicago. School 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Atkinson, Edith Reed, 1919-2000 1
Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967 1
Attlee, Felicity 1
Attlee, Martin 1
Attlee, Violet 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Aurora Reading Club of Pittsburgh (Pa.) 1
B'nai Jeshurun Temple (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Bacon, Evelyn Crary, 1916-1997 1
Bamford, Helen, 1902-1994 1
Barcelo family 1
Barceló, Nancy V., 1946- 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Birgen family 1
Birgen, Lorinda "Laura", 1898-1963 1
Birgen, Martina 1
Birkby, Evelyn, 1919 - 2021 1
Bolin, Molly, 1957- 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Briggs family 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Lela Powers, 1896-1953 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Britton family 1
Britton, Cheryl, 1910-2003 1
Britton, Chester 1
Brown, Bill 1
Brown, Harriet Connor, 1872- 1
Brown, Maria Dean Foster, 1827-1929 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Buchanan, Ellen 1
Burke, Norma Peg, 1933- 1
Burlington Clubwomen's Time Capsule (Burlington, Iowa) 1
Burlington Federation of Women's Clubs (Burlington, Iowa) 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Byers, Rosetta M. 1
Cameron, Cornelia C., 1911-1994 1
Camp Fire Girls 1
Camp Fire Girls. Iowana Council 1
Carson, Marion, 1927- 1
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Cherry, Kittredge, 1957- 1
Childs, Lue Prentiss, 1902-1968 1
Childs, Malissa 1
Chrysalis Foundation 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Civil Service Commission of Waterloo (Iowa) 1
Clionian Club (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Cochrane, William, 1867-1941 1
Coe College 1
Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 1
Coffin, Winnie 1
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 1
Collins, Susan 1
Cooper, Fannie Wilson 1
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
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