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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

Abigail Van Allen papers

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

Alice McMurry papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0646
Abstract Promise City, Iowa elementary school teacher and poet.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1993-2001

Arlene Jens papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1962-2006

Bernice Larson Boyum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0194
Abstract Ellsworth, Iowa, woman who served in World War II.
Dates: 1943-1993

Bernice Leary papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0030
Abstract Educator, author, collector of children's books.
Dates: 1878-1977

Betty Jean Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0111
Abstract Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Dates: 1921-2010

C. Pauline Spencer papers

 Collection
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

Catherine Gayle Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0242
Abstract Professional dancer and deputy commissioner of the Iowa Department of Social Services.
Dates: 1910-1991

Cherry Muhanji papers

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

Christine Grant papers

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

Clara Steen Skott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0216
Abstract Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dates: 1899-1994

Constance Frick Irwin papers

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

Cornelia Cameron papers

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

Dale McCormick papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0513
Abstract Carpenter and activist for women in non-traditional jobs.
Dates: 1958-1997

Dora Mason papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0221
Abstract Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.
Dates: 1915-2017

Dorothy and Warren Wirtz papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0117
Abstract Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.
Dates: 1915-2012

Dorothy Misbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Dates: 1890-1999

E. Marie Hawkins papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0333
Abstract Iowa City elementary school teacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.
Dates: 1991-1997

Edith Sackett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0676
Abstract Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.
Dates: 1959-1975

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Keyes, Margaret N., 1918-2015 2
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 2
University of Iowa. College of Nursing 2
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 2
University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 2
University of Wisconsin 2
Whitehead, Floy Eugenia, 1913-1998 2
AIDS Coalition of Johnson County (Iowa) 1
American Educational Research Association 1
American Mission Upper Nile 1
American Psychological Association 1
American Theological Society 1
Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Audiovisual Education Association of Iowa 1
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States 1
Aydelotte, Myrtle K. (Myrtle Kitchell) 1
Baker, Carl 1
Barcelo family 1
Barceló, Nancy V., 1946- 1
Barnes, Irston R. 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948 1
Bethel Evangelical Secondary School 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Black Hills Playhouse (Theater group) 1
Bowen, Howard Rothmann, 1908- 1
Boyd, Willard L. (Willard Lee), 1927- 1
Boyum, Bernice Larson, 1922- 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Briggs, John Ely, -1952 1
Briggs, Nellie Upham, -1973 1
Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
Briggs, Wilbur 1
Buchanan, Ellen 1
Burleson, Jane, 1928- 1
Cameron, Cornelia C., 1911-1994 1
Camp Shows, Inc. 1
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 1
Central College (Pella, Iowa) 1
Central Washington State University 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chicago Theological Seminary 1
Childress, Elizabeth 1
Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
Christy, Teresa E. 1
Church of the Brethren Conference 1
Cleary, T. Anne (Theresa Anne), 1935-1991 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Cochran family 1
Cochran, Lee W. (Lee William) 1
Cochran, Lida M. 1
College Entrance Examination Board 1
Council on Postsecondary Accreditation 1
Cruikshank, Rena 1
Curtis High School (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.) 1
Dancers in Company 1
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 1
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Phi Chapter (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Depot Museum (Fayette County, Iowa) 1
Des Moines Child Guidance Center 1
Des Moines City Federation of Colored Women 1
Donahue, M. Patricia 1
Drake Parents of the Year 1
Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett (Company) 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Ellsworth family 1
Ellsworth, Mary Morton, 1916-2004 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 1
Erick Hawkins Dance Company 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
Everett, Fred 1
Fairfield Junior High School (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farquhar, Marian, 1917-2006 1
Felton, Geraldene, 1926- 1
Ferguson, Gladys Miller, 1881-1976 1
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 1
Fox, Steven 1
Fox, William B. 1
Franklin Book Programs, inc. 1
Freedman, James O. 1
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 1
Geological Survey (U.S.). Military Geology Branch 1
Gerber, John C. 1
Gerber, Margaret Wilbourn, 1913-1996 1
Glass, Jane Merrill 1
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