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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.
Diaries of an Iowa woman.
Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Puerto Rican woman who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and trained at Fort Des Moines, Iowa.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.
Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.
Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Nurse Jeanne Jones Cook grew up in Iowa and Colorado. She completed her training with the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps in 1945.
Iowa family that corresponded during World War II.
Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.
Waterloo, Iowa native who served in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II and then in the United States Air Force Reserve.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
An edited copy of Frances Mitchell's diary entries chronicling her journey from Seattle, Washington to Tokyo, Japan in 1948.
Cedar Falls native who served in the WAVES during World War II.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.