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C. Pauline Spencer papers

Identifier: IWA0627

An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1920 -1985

Catherine Lewis papers

Identifier: IWA0217

Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.

Dates: 1995

Christine Grant papers

Identifier: IWA0329

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Ernella Van Horn papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0724

The second of four generations of women in her family to play basketball in Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993-2001

Geraldine Greenlee papers

Identifier: IWA0474

Received her master's degree from the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa in 1952.

Dates: 1945-2004

Gladys Miller Ferguson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0316

Teacher and high school girls basketball coach from Mechanicsville, Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1919-1978

Gwendolyn Johnson Hein papers

Identifier: IWA0394

Farmwoman, basketball player on Newhall High School girls state championship team in 1927.

Dates: 1892-1997

Jane Christoffer Rubel papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0346

High school bascketball player who sued the Iowa Girl's High School Athletic Union to be allowed to play on the school team after becoming pregnant.


One folder, shelved in SCVF. One scrapbook, shelved with scrapbook collections.

Dates: 1971-1993

Janice A. Beran papers

Identifier: IWA0149

Professor in the College of Education at Iowa State University until her retirement in 1994. Materials relate to the history of sports and particularly the participation of women and African-Americans in Iowa sports.

Dates: 1944-1998

Julie Goodrich papers

Identifier: IWA0108

Adel, Iowa native who was an accomplished high school athlete in the 1970s.

Dates: 1948-1977

Julie Litchfield Tallman papers

Identifier: IWA0285

High school and college student from Des Moines, Iowa, who was a talented golfer and musician.

Dates: 1955-1995

Margaret Fox papers

Identifier: IWA0530

Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.

Dates: 1930-2010

Melba Gardemann Olson papers

Identifier: IWA0456

Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.

Dates: 1916-1993

Minnette Doderer papers

Identifier: IWA0008
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City who was first elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1964. Arrangement Alphabetical file, 1944-1984 (Boxes 1-30) Campaign files 1966, 1968, 1977-1980 (Box 6) Lieutenant governor campaigns, 1970, 1977-1978 (Box 22-25) 1966-1988 (Box 31) 1986-2000 (Boxes 53-55) Correspondence 1944-1984 (Boxes 10-15) 1972-1990 (Boxes 31-33) 1974, 1978-1992 (Box 45) 1970s-2000 (Boxes 55-56) Personal material 1968-1990 (Boxes 33-35) 1975, 1981-1992 (Boxes 47-48) 1970s-2000 (Box 53) Photographs 1964-1967, 1983-1984 (Box 35) Speeches Speeches and speech material, 1966-1982 (Boxes 28-29) Undated (Box 35) 1968-2000 (Boxes 57-58) Topical files and legislation ...
Dates: 1944-2005

Molly Bolin papers

Identifier: IWA0362

Professional basketball player from Moravia, Iowa who played for Iowa Cornets from 1978 to 1981 and for San Francisco and Columbus Ohio teams until 1984.

Dates: 1972-1997

Nadine Domond papers

Identifier: IWA0787

Hawkeye women's basketball star, WNBA player and entrepreneur.

Dates: 1994-1998

Norma Peg Burke papers

Identifier: IWA0164
Abstract Physical education professor at the University of Iowa and past president of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women, 1976-1977. Arrangement Abbreviation list: AAPHER: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education and Recreation AAU: Amateur Athletic Union ABAUSA: Amateur Basketball Association of the United States of America AIAW: Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women HEW: Health Education and Welfare department (Now Health and Human Services) ISPEDS: International Sports and Physical Education Data System IWPS: International Women's Professional Softball NAGWS: National Association for Girls and Women in Sport NAIA: National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics NAPECW: National Association for Physical Education of College Women NASPE: National Association for Sport and Physical Education NCAA: National...
Dates: 1965-1995

Rhonda Penquite papers

Identifier: IWA0669

Professional basketball player and coach who played for the Iowa Cornets and the New Mexico Energee.

Dates: 1967-1998

Ruth Ashton Johnson papers

Identifier: IWA0162

Physical education teacher whose papers include records of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and of the Association for Girls and Women in Sport.

Dates: 1971-1994

Ruth Fuller papers

Identifier: IWA0482

The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.

Dates: 1925-2002

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