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A. Louise Mays papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0645
Abstract Social worker and University of Iowa professor. Arrangement There are three videocassettes in the collection. "The Road Not Taken: A Retrospective" and "80th Birthday Party" (1994) VHS and 8mm. These two videocassettes are identical except for their format. They both represent a video version of Mays's scrapbook, including photographs not contained in Mays's papers,followed by filmed footage from her eightieth birthday party on June 4, 1994....
Dates: 1939-1997

Aaron Silander papers

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Identifier: IWA0525
Abstract Iowa City feminist and activist.
Dates: 1973-2004

Abbie Romey papers

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Identifier: IWA0146
Abstract Actress, homemaker, and 1928 graduate of the State University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Dates: 1891-1993

Abigail Van Allen papers

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Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Alice Kelley papers

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Identifier: IWA0485
Abstract University of Iowa graduate who worked as a secretary. The papers mainly consist of the diaries she kept from 1926-2002.
Dates: 1888-2005

Anita Lowry papers

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Identifier: IWA0300
Abstract University of Iowa Librarian who was the first head of the Information Arcade at the University of Iowa Libraries, 1992-1996.
Dates: 1982-1996

Archie L. Greene papers

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Identifier: IWA0296
Abstract Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Dates: 1963-1998

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

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Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Barbara M. Calderon papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0247
Abstract Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.

Arrangement Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1945-1968

Betty Rugen Schutter papers

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Identifier: IWA0477
Abstract Scrapbook and correspondence to her parents during her student years at the State University of Iowa.
Dates: 1937-1980

Beverly A. Hannon papers

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Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

C. Pauline Spencer papers

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Identifier: IWA0627
Abstract An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa.She graduated in 1923.
Dates: 1920 -1985

Carolyn Dyer papers

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Identifier: IWA0884
Abstract Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.
Dates: 1930-1994

Cherry Muhanji papers

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Identifier: IWA0366
Abstract Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Dates: 1984-2006

Christie York papers

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Identifier: IWA0701
Abstract University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Dates: 1950-2001

Christine Grant papers

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Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009

Claudine Harris papers

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Identifier: IWA0446
Abstract Harris worked in radiation detection instrumentation. She was active in the Johnson County League of Women Voters and the Johnson County Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Dates: 1903-2011

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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Identifier: IWA0208
Abstract Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1995

Cora Belle Pollock papers

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Identifier: IWA0706
Abstract Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Dates: 1909-1996

Cornelia Cameron papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA0198
Abstract Internationally recognized peat geologist from Iowa City.
Dates: 1903-1995

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Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
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Barnes, Irston R. 1
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Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
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Bergmann, Gustav, 1906-1987 1
Bergmann, Leola Nelson, 1912-2011 1
Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948 1
Berry, Venise T. 1
Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) 1
Blind Tom, 1849-1908 1
Bohnen, Salesian Father Laurent 1
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Braverman, Rosalie, 1910-2010 1
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Bridgeport Central High School (Bridgeport, Conn.) 1
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