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Actress, homemaker, and 1928 graduate of the State University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Graduate of Genesee College in New York who moved to Waterloo, Iowa as a bride.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Correspondence and scrapbook of student years at Simpson Conservatory in Indianola, Iowa.
Oral history, 1999. The narrator describes growing up in a bilingual, biracial family in Garner, Iowa.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
The Asian American Coalition collection primarily documents the first ten years of the organization’s existence from 1998 to 2008 with a smaller percentage of documents being from after 2009 to 2014. The collection contains documents such as the founding constitution, an issues paper which laid out why the organization was necessary, internal emails between the original student leaders which highlight their goals as an organization, communications with the University administration where they expressed many of their demands to the University, fliers and meeting notes for the various events they hosted on campus and in the community, and early newspaper coverage of the organization from the Daily Iowan.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Writer and life-long student who was active in the Sisterhood (Jewish aid society) at the Beth El Jacob Synagogue in Des Moines and Hadassah, a national organization aiding disadvantaged Jews, primarily children.
BSU Records were actually publications of the group using various titles at different times - Pamoja, Challenger, and New Challenger. These titles are now in the University Serials and Journals Collection (RG01.0009.002).
Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.
Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.
Illinois student who moved to Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Iowa-born historian and author who attended Vassar College.
Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Federal Civil Service employee who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Communication in 1932.
This collection is comprised of materials related to the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) Fraternities and Sororities on the University of Iowa campus. This collection is growing to represent our six active Black fraternities and sororities.
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.