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Carrie Kelly Beatty papers

Identifier: IWA0127
Abstract Young woman who came to Hancock County, Iowa in 1868; her experiences were recorded in the book, A Prairie Rose, by Bertha E. Bush.
Dates: 1874-1999

Dieman-Bennett Dance Theatre of the Hemispheres (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0265
Abstract Cedar Rapids dance studio founded in 1951 by Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett.
Dates: 1929-2017

Dora Jane Hamblin papers

Identifier: IWA0087
Abstract Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Dates: 1937-1993

Edith Reed Atkinson papers

Identifier: IWA0251
Abstract Singer and radio-script editor from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Atkinson performed in a song-and-dance act with her brothers Wallace and Cecil Reed from 1935 to 1944.
Dates: 1935-1997

Edna Herbst papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0536
Abstract Videotaped interview with Herbst about the history of television broadcasting in Iowa, 1998.

Arrangement One folder shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1924-2003

Eliza Hickok Kesler papers

Identifier: IWA0040
Abstract Cedar Rapids native who worked on the radio show 'The Quiz Kids.'
Dates: 1946-1947

Frances Hawthorne papers

Identifier: IWA0473
Abstract Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Dates: 1906-2000

Georgana Falb Foster papers

Identifier: IWA0435
Abstract A participant in the Camp Fire Girls between 1940 and 1954; materials include correspondence, scrapbooks and a memoir.
Dates: 1939-2002

Joan Lipsky papers

Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Dates: 1880-2015

Josephine M. Kuba papers

Identifier: IWA0406
Abstract Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.
Dates: 1885-1998

Kathleen Halloran Chapman papers

Identifier: IWA0263
Abstract Attorney and Democrat who served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1996.
Dates: 1977-1999

Kathy Kilbourn papers

Identifier: IWA0831
Overview Founding member of the Intervention in Violence Against Women Project, activist and teacher from Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1936-1992

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
Dates: 1869-1993

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

Identifier: IWA0635
Abstract The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area. During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.
Dates: 1937 - 2010

Lenora Backes papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0010
Abstract Diaries of an Iowa farm woman.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1944-1946

Lileah Harris papers

Identifier: IWA0256
Abstract Professional volunteer active in several arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations in Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1961-2014

Louise Crawford papers

Identifier: IWA0007
Abstract Composer and professor of Music Theory at Coe College.
Dates: 1914-1974

Marilyn Sippy papers

Identifier: IWA0680
Abstract Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.
Dates: 1955-2004

Marion Carson papers

Identifier: IWA0132
Abstract Graduate of Ministry at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, where she was the first Unitarian Universalist student.
Dates: 1960-2004

National Association of Women in Construction, Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0372
Abstract The local chapter gives scholarships to students interested in construction careers, sponsors an annual golf outing and provides social networking opportunities for women who work in construction.
Dates: 1978-2005

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Herbst, Edna, 1924-2003 1
Houghton Mifflin Company 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
KCRG (Radio station : Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
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League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion 1
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Lynch, Deborah 1
Marsh, Marjorie, 1913- 1
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National Association of Women in Construction 1
National Association of Women in Construction. Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Chapter 1
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National Organization of Women. Cedar Rapids 1
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Western Hemisphere Institute on Security Cooperation (U.S.) 1
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Young, Elizabeth, 1910-1999 1
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