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Artist and educator from Finland who taught drawing theory at the University of Illinois.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
A Latin teacher who served as friend and mentor to Vietnamese refugees in the Iowa City community.
Peace activist and member of Another Mother for Peace which was organized to protest the Vietnam War during the 1970s.
Basketball player from Ida Grove, Iowa, who was elected to the Iowa Hall of Fame in 1972.
Family correspondence received by a pastor's wife during the early twentieth century.
Correspondence and circle letters of a northwestern Iowa farmwoman.
Mississippi schoolteacher who was forced into retirement in 1956 following desegregation.
The club was originally organized by Washington Township women to work on quilting and other handiwork.
Attorney and Iowa state legislator. Subject files and correspondence concerning his business, family and political career. The bulk of the papers consists of correspondence dealing with business conditions during the 1920s and WWII, politics, and family life.
Journalist and essayist. Correspondence, typescripts, notes, reviews, published copies, etc. relating to his literary career and his contributions to beat literature and the new journalism movement.
Women's study club organized in 1909 in Marion, Iowa.
Family correspondence recording farm life in northern Iowa and the Dakota territory, primarily from a farm woman's perspective.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Farm Bureau women's club that provided education and services organized around farm issues.
Librarian who directed the University of Iowa Libraries from 1987 to 1999 and published extensively in the field of library and information science.
Girls' 4-H club located in Sheridan Township near Eldridge, Scott County, Iowa.
The records arrived in two looseleaf notebooks. Because the notebooks were overly full, newspaper clippings and photographs filed at the end of each notebook were removed and filed in folders.
Artist, editor, and naturalist.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Casting director who worked for Rodgers and Hammerstein; founded Shirley Rich Casting in 1969.
Prominent Des Moines families including Irma Mannheimer, her husband Rabbi Eugene Mannheimer of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, and her parents, Rose and Max Shloss—the owners of Lederer and Strauss and Company.