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Beulah Wiederrecht papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0508
Abstract

Correspondence between Wapello farm woman and two Polish families after World War II.

Dates: 1946-1995

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract

An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1920 -1985

Clarence Updegraff Labor Arbitration Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0484
Abstract

Professional papers and academic records.

Dates: 1922-1975

Cora Belle Pollock papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0706
Abstract

Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Dates: 1909-1996

Dean Wiley B. Rutledge College of Law Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG14.0001.006
Scope and Contents

This collection is primarily the correspondence of Rutledge and a few reports regarding the routine business of participation in the Iowa Law Review, the American Bar Association, bar admissions, the Iowa Law School Association, the Association of American Law Schools, and the American Law Institute. The material is dated 1923 to 1944, encompassing a broader range than Rutledge's deanship at Iowa.

Dates: 1923-1944

Doris Bender Hughes papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0326
Abstract

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

Dates: 1945-2013

Dorothy and Warren Wirtz papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0117
Abstract

Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.

Dates: 1915-2012

Dorothy Misbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract

Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.

Dates: 1890-1999

Edwin Ford Piper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0040
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1929-1941

Elvira Gaston Platt papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0181
Abstract

Teacher and abolitionist who assisted fleeing slaves on the Underground Railroad while living in Fremont County, Iowa. Taught school to Pawnee children in Pennsylvania and Nebraska.

Dates: 1853-1974

Florinda Wakefield More papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0652
Abstract

Correspondence from friends, family and her husband, the itinerant minister Thomas More.

Dates: 1853-1891

Floy Eugenia Whitehead papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0037
Abstract

Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.

Dates: 1935-1998

George W. Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG99.0246
Abstract

Member of faculty, University of Iowa colleges of law and engineering. Transportation safety consultant.

Dates: 1949-1983

Gertrude Taft papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0843
Abstract

Humboldt, Iowa, native who taught high school in Iowa and worked for the Unitarian Church in Cleveland and Boston.

Dates: 1908-1926

Gladys Nelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0662
Abstract

Republican Iowa legislator from 1950 to 1956 and former president of the League of Women Voters of Iowa.

Dates: 1938-1995

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract

Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.

Dates: 1983-2007

Helen Lee Hensleigh Wenger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0142
Abstract

University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues including gun control.

Dates: 1922-2006

Helene Scriabine papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0080
Abstract

Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.

Dates: 1940-1996

Her Own Story: Ten Benton County Women

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0134
Abstract

Project of the Vinton, Iowa, American Association of University Women.

Dates: 1984-1992

Jane Elliott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0832
Abstract

Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise

Dates: 1968-2011

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Baker, Carl 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Beck, Jennie, 1903- 1
Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) 1
Bixler, Genevieve Knight 1
Bose, Sudhindra 1
Brain family 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Brink, Christine 1
Brown, George W. 1
Burrows, Bess, 1895- 1
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Childress, Elizabeth 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Church of the Brethren Conference 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Coe College 1
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De Koster, Sarah Poppen, 1891-1957 1
DeKoster, Lucas James, 1918- 1
Des Moines Tutoring Center 1
Dobbs, Ella Victoria 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Engle family 1
Engle, Paul 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America 1
Fox, Steven 1
Fox, William B. 1
Geiger, Nira, 1901- 1
Geiken, Freida, 1895- 1
Glass, Jane Merrill 1
Grinnell Historical Museum (Grinnell, Iowa) 1
Grinnell Tuesday Club (Grinnell, Iowa) 1
Halferty family 1
Hanley, Sarah, 1937- 1
Harper-Bardach, Phyllis, 1928- 1
Harvard School of Public Health 1
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Huffey, Jean, 1932- 1
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Iowa Writers' Workshop 1
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Jew, Jean Y. 1
Keir family 1
Kemp, Alice M. 1
Keran, Amy Halferty 1
Kern, Jean B. 1
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 1
Kountz, Alice Cynthia Stong, 1916-1994 1
Kountz, Roy Rupert, -1971 1
Krueger family 1
Lindgren, H. Elaine 1
Mason, Kären 1
McBroom, Maude 1
McKenzie, Bettie 1
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McNaughton, Arnold 1
McNaughton, Donald 1
Michael family 1
Michael, Elizabeth 1
Michael, Marianne Krueger, 1917- 1
Mississippi State Board of Education 1
More, Florinda Wakefield, 1839-1890 1
More, Thomas, 1832-1877 1
Morningside College (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Mumford, Ruth, 1908- 1
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
Nature Conservancy (U.S) 1
Nelson, Gladys, 1895-1995 1
Nesfield family 1
Nye, Miriam Baker, 1918- 1
Nye, Reverend John 1
Owen, Charles, 1928-1952 1
Owen, Nita Mae 1
Owen, Viola Nesfield, 1896-1981 1
Pennsylvania State University 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Phillips, Sarilda, 1877-1971 1
Pi Lambda Theta 1
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