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Early, Iowa, wife and mother.
Farm woman who served as secretary of Monona Co. Rural Electrification Association for more than 20 years.
Buchanan County farmwoman who was active in the Farm Bureau and county historical society.
Rural Mt. Ayr, Iowa woman who worked in local homes as a washerwoman and housekeeper.
Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
The family lived in New York state until 1862 when they moved to Illinois before settling in Iowa in 1910. The diaries are from several generations.
Rural Linn County banker who worked outside of the home from 1910s to 1960s.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Two reminiscences of Alice Tenley Hora, an Iowa farm woman, detailing farm life in the 1920s.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.
Diaries of farm and family life written by Elizabeth Buckwalter and her daughter Mary Jane Buckwalter in Scott County, Iowa from 1867-1878.
Diaries chronicle Ellen Hanson Mason's life on the family farm in rural northeast Iowa.
Correspondence of 19th century Iowa woman includes letters from brother in medical school and Civil War and from sister who raised a family and maintained a farm.
Tama County, Iowa farmwoman who maintained the family account books for nearly fifty years. She ran for city council on the Women's Progressive Ticket in 1942.
Teacher, columnist, and textbook author from Council Bluffs area.
Businesswoman who was the creator and proprieter of the Reames Noodle Company in Des Moines, Iowa.
Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.
Farmwoman, basketball player on Newhall High School girls state championship team in 1927.
Women's club sponsered by the Farm Bureau.