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Anita Lowry papers

Identifier: IWA0300

University of Iowa Librarian who was the first head of the Information Arcade at the University of Iowa Libraries, 1992-1996.

Dates: 1982-1996

Constance Frick Irwin papers

Identifier: IWA0208

Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1918-1995

Esther J. Walls papers

Identifier: IWA0288

Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

Dates: 1860-1996

Geraldine "Jerry" King Collection

Identifier: MsC1229

This collection is comprised of loose knitting patterns and handmade, bound knitting patterns collected by Geraldine King.

Dates: 2000-2012

Hedy Hustedde papers

Identifier: IWA0879

A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.

Dates: 1879-2018

Helen Knievel papers

Identifier: IWA0718

Librarian from rural Iowa.

Dates: 1973-2000

Helen Larson papers

Identifier: IWA0347

Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.

Dates: 1884-1996

Henrietta Ruff papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0289

Amana, Iowa, school teacher.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1985-1996

Iowa Library Association Papers

Identifier: MsC0491

ILA was founded in Des Moines, IA in 1890 to make library service readily available to all Iowans. These records document the organization's history and current activities with reports, minutes, correspondence, photographs, district meeting files, ledgers, and membership lists.

Dates: 1890-2007

Irene Coleman Buckley memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0386

A Handful of Rain: The Life of Irene Buckley, describes her life as a teacher, wife, mother, librarian, and volunteer.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1998

Jack B. King Collection

Identifier: MsC1151

This collection contains the correspondence between Jack B. King, his wife Geraldine King, and their long time friend Judith.

Dates: 20th century

Josephine Marie Pletscher papers

Identifier: IWA0913

Artist, librarian, and student of Corita Kent.

Dates: 1922-2015

Lois Laughlin papers

Identifier: IWA0184

Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.

Dates: 1939-2007

Lolly Eggers papers

Identifier: IWA0806

Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.

Dates: 1963-1994

Louane Newsome papers

Identifier: IWA0213

Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.

Dates: 1938-2004

Mary G. Clark papers

Identifier: IWA0310

Librarian and author of columns in the Iowa City Press Citizen.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1995-1997

May Tangen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0895

University of Iowa librarian who moved to Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement.


Three folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1961-1982

McCown Family Papers

Identifier: IWA0852

Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.

Dates: 1909-2012

Pearl Knoop papers

Identifier: IWA0379

Librarian and bird watcher from Marble Rock, Iowa.

Dates: 1933-1998

Rita Benton Papers

Identifier: RG99.0129

Professor of music. Head of music library named for her in 1980. Reviews, offprints, articles.

Dates: 1952-1978

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