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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.
Correspondence and scrapbook of student years at Simpson Conservatory in Indianola, Iowa.
One of the most successful women writers of the later 19th century, Octave Thanet's stories and novels celebrated the status quo; she lived much of her life in Davenport, Iowa. Our holdings consist of a holograph draft of her story, The Governor's Prerogative, photographs, photocopies of other stories, and a microfilm of Voice of Nature.
Swedish farm woman whose three children became academics during the 1930s and 1940s.
Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
Physician. Correspondence, clippings, notebooks, and other papers.
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.
Mother from Ames, Iowa who died of polio in 1955.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
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.
Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Correspondence between Wapello farm woman and two Polish families after World War II.
Iron casting company in Davenport, Iowa. Includes blueprints, budgets, correspondence, publicity, and photographs.
An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.
Letters to Iowa resident Laura Birgen from Carl White who served in the U.S. Army in France during and after World War I.
23 photographs of Doris Julian, Stephen Van Ophuigsen, Coleman Dowell, Jose Quintero and others; 16 photograph postcards including Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas; 75 photographs of celebrities (lacking no. 18); several drafts and related correspondence for Gertrude Stein: An Epilogue.
Rural Linn County banker who worked outside of the home from 1910s to 1960s.
Active clubwoman, Methodist, writer and farmer from Fayette County who spent 19 years in a retirement home in Fort Dodge.