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William Wister Haines Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0617
Scope and Contents

There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.

Dates: 1947 and undated

Willing Workers Club (Fayette County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0246
Abstract

A social and benevolent women's club initially formed as a Red Cross sewing club during World War I.

Dates: 1918-1987

Willis Charles Edson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0279
Abstract

Lawyer, Iowa state legislator, and sportsman.

Dates: 1899-1965

Willow Hill papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0487
Abstract

Diaries describe growing up in rural Iowa in the 1960s and the period from1992 to 2001.

Dates: 1960-2001

Wilma Belden Collins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0079
Abstract

Grimes, Iowa, newspaper columnist and editor.

Dates: 1921-1992

Winnifred Hiatt Scanlan papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0419
Abstract

Memoir of growing up in Stockport, Iowa.



Arrangement

Two books, shelved in printed works collection [99-373 and 99-374].

Dates: 1996

Wise Clark Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0419
Abstract

Family papers consisting of correspondence on life in Iowa and Illinois in the Civil War era and beyond.

Dates: 1855 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1860-1869

Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0751
Abstract

Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.

Dates: 1874-2006

Women Against Racism Committee (Iowa City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0364
Abstract

Multiethnic group founded in 1981 by women from the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1981-1998

Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0727
Abstract

Women Aware, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Sioux City, Iowa, which was started in 1979. Its primary focus is on displaced homemakers and single parent homemakers, providing advocacy, education, information, counseling, referral and support.

Dates: 1985-2004

Women, Food and Agriculture Network records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0752
Abstract

Organization connecting women with progressive approaches to agriculture.

Dates: 1994-2011

Women of the Wartburg Theological Seminary collection

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0891
Abstract

Lutheran Seminary in Dubuque which began admitting women in 1970.

Dates: 1983-2009

Women's Activities Reports, Iowa, records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0695
Abstract

Report on the actvities of Iowa women compiled under the direction of the University of Iowa History Department in the 1940s.

Dates: 1946-1948

Women's Equity Action League (Iowa Division) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0696
Abstract

Organization that promoted economic equity for women by focusing on educational, legal, and tax issues affecting women.

Dates: 1972-1977

Women's Forensic Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG02.0003.027
Abstract

University organization for women dedicated to forensics.

Dates: 1913-1933

Women's History Project (Diocese of Sioux City, Iowa) interviews

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0697
Abstract

Interviews with members of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sioux City, Iowa.

Dates: 1991

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Des Moines Chapter) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0240
Abstract

Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race.  They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.

Dates: 1962-2008

Women's League Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG02.0003.004
Dates: 1915 - 1924

Women's Panhellenic Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG02.0003.034
Dates: 1914-1979

Women's Resource & Action Center (WRAC) Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG02.0002.005
Abstract

University organization dedicated to providing greater equity to all communities, with a particular focus on women.

Dates: 1974-2005

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Iowa Women's Archives 842
University of Iowa Archives 590
University of Iowa Special Collections 444
 
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Archives (groupings) 911
Photographs 600
20th century 584
Personal papers 569
Iowa 440
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Correspondence 267
2001-2010 265
Scrapbooks 248
Iowa City (Iowa) 240
English literature 215
American literature 214
Writers Archive at Iowa 211
Diaries 204
Rural women 191
Oral histories 188
1991-2000 187
Administrative records 182
Women in agriculture 180
Families 168
Speeches 164
Women -- Societies and clubs 155
Cultural artifacts 149
1981-1990 147
University of Iowa -- Publishing 141
Memoirs 138
University of Iowa -- Students 136
Sound recordings 131
Women -- Political activity 126
Teachers 124
Autobiographies 123
College students 119
University of Iowa -- Administration 117
Des Moines (Iowa) 112
1971-1980 110
Video recordings 109
Women lawyers 109
Farm life 107
Women 107
Homemakers 103
Teaching 95
Farmers 93
Clippings (information artifacts) 91
Poets 89
Legislators 88
Political campaigns 77
Authors 75
Novelists 75
Clubs 74
Fiction -- Authorship 73
Rural families 73
Women -- 19th century 69
Women in education 68
African American women -- Iowa 63
College teachers 63
World War, 1939-1945 62
Journalists 61
Social participation 61
Yearbooks 61
Authors, American 59
African American women 58
Drafts (documents) 58
Women in public life 58
University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 56
Photograph albums 54
Women and War 52
Women in higher education 50
Publishers and publishing 48
Rural girls 48
Political participation 47
American prose literature 46
Twentieth century 46
Women's rights 46
Community activists 45
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 45
Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 42
Volunteers 42
Davenport (Iowa) 41
Slides (photographs) 40
Agriculture 38
High school students 38
Soldiers 38
Community organization 37
Newspaper editors 37
Voyages and travels 37
University of Iowa -- History 35
Family papers 34
Politicians 34
Nurses 33
Periodical editors 33
2011-2020 31
Feminism 31
World War, 1914-1918 31
Artists 30
1941-1950 29
Lawyers 29
Sports for girls 29
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Education 28
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Language
English 1524
French 2
German 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
Finnish 1
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University of Iowa 78
State University of Iowa 65
Republican Party (Iowa) 51
Democratic Party (Iowa) 35
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 24
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Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 20
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 12
Iowa State Teachers College 10
American Association of University Women 9
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 9
League of Women Voters of Iowa 9
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 8
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 8
American National Red Cross 7
Department of English 7
Drake University 7
Grinnell College 7
Iowa State College 7
Lloyd-Jones, Jean (1929-) 7
University of Iowa. Department of English 7
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 6
Mason, Kären 6
Office of the President 6
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 6
University of Northern Iowa 6
General Federation of Women's Clubs 5
Iowa State University 5
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 5
Iowa. State Board of Regents 5
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 5
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 5
United States. Department of Agriculture 5
United States. Navy 5
University of Iowa. College of Law 5
University of Iowa. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 5
University of Iowa. Department of History 5
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 5
White family 5
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 4
Coe College 4
Daughters of the American Revolution 4
Emma Goldman Clinic 4
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 4
Hammond, Johnie (1932-) 4
Iowa Farm Bureau Federation 4
Iowa Mother of the Year 4
Iowa State Bar Association 4
Iowa Writers' Workshop 4
Iowa. General Assembly 4
Iowa. Supreme Court 4
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 4
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 4
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 4
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 4
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 4
Republican National Convention 4
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 4
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 4
United Nations 4
United States Postal Service 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 4
University High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 4
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 4
University of Minnesota 4
American Legion 3
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 3
Branstad, Terry E. 3
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 3
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 3
Des Moines Art Center 3
Des Moines Women's Club 3
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 3
Gerber, John C. 3
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 3
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 3
Iowa Academy of Science 3
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 3
Iowa Cornets (Basketball team) 3
Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO 3
Iowa Geological Survey 3
Iowa Highway Commission 3
Iowa Liquor Control Commission 3
Iowa Porkettes 3
Iowa State Conservation Commission 3
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 3
Keene, Carolyn 3
Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 3
League of United Latin American Citizens 3
Lipsky, Joan (1919-2015) 3
National Organization for Women 3
National Organization for Women. Iowa 3
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 3
Noun, Louise R. (1908-2002) 3
O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 3
Pennsylvania State University 3
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 3
Prairie Press 3
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