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Barbara Flanagan papers

Identifier: IWA0611

Reporter, women's page editor, and columnist for the Minneapolis Star and Tribune from the 1940s until 1988.

Dates: 1950-1991

Barbara M. Calderon papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0247

Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.


Two folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1945-1968

Black Hawk County Democratic Women's Organization (Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0545

The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.

Dates: 1956-1977

Delvena Anderson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0100

Diary of a trip from Iowa City through eastern Canada.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: Existence: 1958

Doris Bender Hughes papers

Identifier: IWA0326

Student who attended the University of Iowa in the 1940s and later became a teacher and child-welfare worker.

Dates: 1945-2013

Edith Sackett papers

Identifier: IWA0676

Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.

Dates: 1959-1975

Georgana Falb Foster papers

Identifier: IWA0435

A participant in the Camp Fire Girls between 1940 and 1954; materials include correspondence, scrapbooks and a memoir.

Dates: 1939-2002

Georgia Peeso Haygarth papers

Identifier: IWA0524

Includes diaries of Georgia Peeso Haygarth of Spencer, Iowa and of her father, Melvin Moses Peeso, who was a logger in California.

Dates: 1912-1915

Hazel Beck Andre papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0049

Memoir written by Iowa native dying of cancer in 1956.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1956

International Women's Club records

Identifier: IWA0798

Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.

Dates: 1959-2000

Lillian Moore Scales papers

Identifier: IWA0292

Estherville, Iowa-born homemaker and teacher who was active in literary, political, and religious groups in Des Moines.

Dates: 1938-1991

Lola Kathleen "Kathy" Fisher scrapbook

Identifier: IWA0854

West Chester, Iowa resident who attended the State University of Iowa from 1954-1956.

Dates: 1954-1956

Lorraine Hansen papers

Identifier: IWA0619

Diaries of a homemaker and bakery owner from Manson, Iowa

Dates: 1958-1973

Lucia Thorne papers

Identifier: IWA0894

Professional singer from Clinton, Iowa who was a featured vocalist on WHO Des Moines radio for fifteen years in the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1943-1957

North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club records

Identifier: IWA0666

Local chapter of 4-H organized in Mahaska County, Iowa, 1952.

Dates: 1952-1979

Patricia J. Pardun papers

Identifier: IWA0024

State vice chair of the Republican Party in Iowa from 1967 to 1973.

Dates: 1956-1978

Ruth Moe Christ papers

Identifier: IWA0283

4-H participant from Winnebago, Iowa.

Dates: 1946-1961

Sioux County Women's Chorus (Iowa) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0363

Choral group that was invited to represent Iowa at the New York World's Fair in 1939.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1938-1955

Thelma B. Lewis papers

Identifier: IWA0022

Iowa City mayor in 1961; served on the city council from 1958 to 1963.

Dates: 1947-1967

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