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Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Videotaped interview with Herbst about the history of television broadcasting in Iowa, 1998.
One folder shelved in SCVF.
Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.
Author, artist, and amateur historian from Washington County, Iowa.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
Professor and head of Chemistry Department 1920-1940. Research in area of water treatment. Includes articles.
Lawyer, Government official, and U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, and speeches, including material on Iowa politics and government.
Piper's notes on Western ballads, with music for some; other folk materials including rhymes, riddles, games, folk sayings, quadrille calls, slang, superstitions, and folk remedies.
Mr. Allen worked with Grant Wood and muralist Diego Rivera. From 1937 to 1976, Allen was a medical illustrator at the University of Iowa Hospitals. This collection consists of the drawings, mostly on 5 x 7 cards, that accompanied his book 'A Hole in My Vision: An Artist's View of His Own Macular Degeneration'.
One of the first ordained female ministers in the Midwest whose sermons were broadcast on radio stations KFNF and KMA for over sixty years in Shenandoah, Iowa.
Junior high school teacher who taught in Tipton and Wellsburg, Iowa, and died of polio.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Writer and multimedia artist who received her doctorate from the University of Iowa.
Legal papers, diplomas, certificates of appointments, scrapbook, 2 issues of Keosauqua, Iowa, newspapers (1852-58), and other papers.
Home demonstration agent for Iowa State College Extension Service and homemaker.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Printmaker and artist, Simmons wrote and illustrated a number of books for children.
Cedar Rapids native who worked on the radio show 'The Quiz Kids.'
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.