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Scholar, writer and artist.
Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
University of Iowa student who was active in the YWCA.
Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
An African American woman from Gravity, Iowa, who earned an MA in 1930 and a PhD in 1941 in American history from the State University of Iowa.
Scholar and translator whose work focused on Haitian intellectual Jean Price-Mars.
Professor of Home Economics at the University of Iowa and nationally recognized leader in the field of historic preservation.
Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Postville, Iowa, native who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Nursing in 1940.
Independent journalist, writer, and teacher from Muscatine, Iowa.
Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.
Waterloo, Iowa native who served in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II and then in the United States Air Force Reserve.
State University of Iowa student, 1939-1943. Journals.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
High school English teacher from Iowa City.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
University of Iowa graduate who worked as secretary to four University of Iowa presidents.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.