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Esther J. Walls papers

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Identifier: IWA0288
Abstract 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

Esther Treptow Clark

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Identifier: IWA0893
Abstract Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1919-2010

Frank Miller Papers

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Identifier: msc0659
Abstract Editorial cartoonist for the Des Moines Register. 100 original drawings, cartoons with over-lays and color processes, engraving printing plates, correspondence, photos and other papers.
Dates: 1951 - 1983; 1960-1980

Gertrude Taft papers

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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

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

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Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
Dates: 1983-2007

Helene Scriabine papers

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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

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Identifier: IWA0134
Abstract Project of the Vinton, Iowa, American Association of University Women.
Dates: 1984-1992

Jane Elliott papers

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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

Lois Laughlin papers

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Identifier: IWA0184
Abstract 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

Marjorie Vandervelde papers

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Identifier: IWA0375
Abstract Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Dates: 1837-2008

Mary Louise Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

Maude Esther White papers

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Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.
Dates: 1957-1996

Phylliss Henry papers

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Identifier: IWA0044
Abstract First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.
Dates: 1971-2004

Sarah Hanley papers

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Identifier: IWA0076
Abstract University of Iowa professor of history, feminist, and political activist.
Dates: 1900-2008

Verda Williams papers

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Identifier: IWA0137
Abstract Communication specialist at Iowa State University who produced the documentary Black Des Moines: Voices Seldom Heard.
Dates: 1965-2004

Virginia Jones papers

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Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1829-2010

War Brides of World War II papers

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Identifier: IWA0215
Abstract 1995 honors thesis of University of Iowa undergraduate student, Rachel Casteel.
Dates: 1946-1996

William A. Rohlf Papers

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Identifier: msc0685
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of the manuscript works of Dr. Rohlf's Good Morning, Doctor!, and related materials.
Dates: 1937-1938

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Mumford, Ruth, 1908- 1
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Smith, Elmer M. 1
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Smith, Mary Louise 1
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Ten Benton County Women Oral History Project (Vinton, Iowa) 1
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