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Correspondence and scrapbook of student years at Simpson Conservatory in Indianola, Iowa.
Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Writer and life-long student who was active in the Sisterhood (Jewish aid society) at the Beth El Jacob Synagogue in Des Moines and Hadassah, a national organization aiding disadvantaged Jews, primarily children.
Television and radio broadcaster, producer and writer who worked in Iowa and Hollywood in the 1940s.
An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.
University of Iowa graduate and laboratory assistant who was active in student government and served as a steward in AFSCME Local 12.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Student who attended the University of Iowa in the 1940s and later became a teacher and child-welfare worker.
Brother and sister from Keokuk, Iowa who attended the State University of Iowa and pursued careers as a composer and French professor, respectively.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Federal Civil Service employee who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Communication in 1932.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.
Farm magazine writer.
Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.