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Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
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.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.
Iowa City publisher and printer of lesbian and feminist books that existed from 1973 to 1985.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
An artist who farmed with her husband near La Porte, Iowa.
American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.
1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11
2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41
2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Hawkeye women's basketball star, WNBA player and entrepreneur.
Educator of hearing-impaired children and retired professor of Education at the University of Iowa.
Organization to promote improvement of conditions and treatment for brain-related disorders.
Professional women's service club formed before 1935, which is active in community and world service, with special emphasis on hearing and speech aid.