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Adelia M. Hoyt papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0844

Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.

Dates: 1915-2011

Amber McClintic papers

Identifier: IWA0493

4-H scrapbook and record books.

Dates: 1976-1979

Barbara Wommack papers

Identifier: IWA0698

Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1990-2005

Catherine Lewis papers

Identifier: IWA0217

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

Dates: 1995

Cora Call Whitley papers

Identifier: IWA0154

Clubwoman and conservationist involved in the Council of National Defense Women's Committee during World War I.

Dates: 1916-1937

Dorothy Fox Wurster papers

Identifier: IWA0700

Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.

Dates: 1942-1987

Edith Edmund Johnson papers

Identifier: IWA0740

Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.

Dates: 1922-2005

Frances Graham papers

Identifier: IWA0862

Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.

Dates: 1912-2010

Irene Hoover papers

Identifier: IWA0472

Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.

Dates: 1923-2001

Irene Rock Zindel papers

Identifier: IWA0702

Scott County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and the Farm Bureau.

Dates: 1930-1998

Joan Hemm papers

Identifier: IWA0509

Records of the Shady Ladies, a Colorado based historical performance organization founded by Hemm.

Dates: 1998-2004

Lola Moeller Zook papers

Identifier: IWA0462

Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.

Dates: 1909-2004

Luella Rynerson Smith papers

Identifier: IWA0861

Home extension course, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and other early twentieth century rural organization publications collected by an Iowa farm wife.

Dates: 1884-1989

Margaret McCollum papers

Identifier: IWA0143

Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.

Dates: 1942-2008

Martha Jean Nicholson Browneller papers

Identifier: IWA0804

Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.

Dates: 1920-2010

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

Identifier: IWA0262

Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.

Dates: 1920-1998

Mary Johnston Elson papers

Identifier: IWA0730

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.

Dates: 1928-2004

Mary Louise Smith papers

Identifier: IWA0027

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

Myrtle Keppy papers

Identifier: IWA0480

Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.

Dates: 1926-2009

Susan J. Norman papers

Identifier: IWA0299

Iowa City activist.

Dates: 1972-1984

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Browneller, Max 1
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Bush, George, 1924- 1
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Cadoret, Jeanne 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chong, Peggy 1
Clark, M. Maeve 1
Council of National Defense (Washington, D.C.). Woman's Committee 1
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Edle, Jerry 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
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Fancy Work Circle (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farm Bureau (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Good Cheer Society (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Grace and Rubies (Restaurant : Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Graham, Frances, 1921- 1
Graham, John W., -1999 1
Graham, Ona 1
Greazel, Shana 1
Grinnell College 1
Hemann, Brian 1
Hemm, Joan, 1957- 1
Hoover, Irene 1
Howe, Maureen 1
Hoyt, Adelia M., 1865- 1
Human Resources Research Organization 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Association of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Home for Sightless Women (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Iowa Local History Museum Association 1
Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa Parent Teacher Association 1
Iowa Porkettes 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa State College. Cooperative Extension Service 1
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Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Janz, Kathleen 1
Johnson, Edith Edmund, 1893- 1
Keppy, Myrtle, 1924-2009 1
Kinnick, Nile C. (Nile Clarke), 1918-1943 1
Lacina, Kim 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 1
Lewis, Catherine 1
Lutheran Church Women's Quilting Club (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Martini, Lorena 1
McClintic, Amber, 1960- 1
McCollum, Margaret, 1916-2006 1
Mishler, Laura 1
Mishler, Margaret 1
Moeller, Dorothy 1
Moeller, George Walter, -1932 1
Moeller, Leslie George 1
Moeller, Maggie Zetner, -1955 1
Monroe Livewires (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
Mount Ararat Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
Needlework Guild of America. Iowa City Branch 1
Nelson, Margaret 1
Nicholson, Homer 1
Nicholson, Irma 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Norman, Susan J. 1
Northwestern Bell Telephone Company 1
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Oskaloosa High School (Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Pickup, Sandra 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Rape Victim Advocacy Program (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
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Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
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