Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 19 of 19

Christine Dutson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0249
Abstract

Multi-volume memoir of a Mormon woman who was an educator, poet and advocate for the mentally ill.

Dates: 1954 - 2002

Dorothy Pearl Unmack Dix papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0449
Abstract

Harrison County, Iowa-born schoolteacher.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1982-1999

Elizabeth Fagan Lynch memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0465
Abstract

Teacher and farmer of Irish descent from Dubuque County, Iowa whose memoir is called, A Trunk and its Chips.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991

Emmylou Krohn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0634
Abstract

Teacher, columnist, and textbook author from Council Bluffs area.

Dates: 1940-1998

Esther Mae Christensen Grow memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0210
Abstract

Reflections on growing up in western Iowa and Nebraska include experiences in country school, college and as a teacher.



Arrangement

One folder shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0244
Abstract

Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.

Dates: 1983-2007

Jesse Virginia Antrim Perkins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0445
Abstract

Rural elementary school teacher and farm wife whose papers consist of three partial journals.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1905-1999

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0133
Abstract

Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'

Dates: 1901-1994

Jessie M. Buthmann Meyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1156
Abstract

Diaries and school papers of a rural school teacher and farm wife.

Dates: 1908-1982

Laura Gibson Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0069
Abstract

Casey, Iowa native who taught country school before marrying and homesteading in Wyoming in 1913. She taught school in the Philippines in the 1910s and 1920s.

Dates: 1917-1983

Lela Aurilla Yost memoir

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0325
Abstract

Schoolteacher and farm wife near Mason City and Kesley, Iowa.



Arrangement

Shelved in printer works, CT 275.Y48 AC 1990

Dates: 1995

Lucy Van Voorhis White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0074
Abstract

Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.

Dates: 1861-1939

Mary Johnston Elson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0730
Abstract

Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.

Dates: 1928-2004

May Bennett Harshbarger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0088
Abstract

Schoolteacher from eastern Carroll County, Iowa who managed the family farm after her husband's death in 1926.

Dates: 1898-1993

Mildred Van Wyngarden papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0568
Abstract

Rural school teacher who taught near Monroe, Iowa.

Dates: 1931-1940

Philip L. Gerber papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0615
Abstract

State University of New York College at Brockport professor who edited the homesteading letters of Elizabeth Corey.

Dates: 1988-1989

Ruth Perkins Messenger Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0516
Abstract

Reflections on growing up and raising a family in rural Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 2000

Velma Skott Teeple memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0688
Abstract

Childhood memories of an Eastern Iowa teacher, writer, and farmwoman.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 2001; 2001

Wilda Jean Schobert papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0180
Abstract

Percival, Iowa farm woman and club woman.

Dates: 1840-2000

Filtered By

  • Subject: Rural schools X
  • Subject: Teaching X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Rural women 16
Women in agriculture 16
Personal papers 15
Archives (groupings) 14
Diaries 14
∨ more
Families 13
Farm life 13
Photographs 13
Autobiographies 12
Oral histories 12
Rural families 11
20th century 10
Memoirs 10
Women in education 10
Farmers 7
Twentieth century 6
2001-2010 5
Rural girls 5
Scrapbooks 5
1981-1990 4
1991-2000 4
Agriculture 3
Correspondence 3
Depressions -- 1929 3
Homemakers 3
Iowa 3
Rural conditions 3
Stock Market Crash, 1929 3
1911-1920 2
1921-1930 2
1931-1940 2
1941-1950 2
Authors 2
Clubs 2
College students 2
Cultural artifacts 2
Frontier and pioneer life 2
Monroe County (Iowa) 2
Nineteenth century 2
Rural churches 2
Women -- 19th century 2
Yearbooks 2
1901-1910 1
1961-1970 1
1971-1980 1
4-H clubs 1
Accountants 1
Agricultural education 1
Ames (Iowa) 1
Artists 1
Autograph albums 1
Baldwin (Iowa) 1
Basketball for girls 1
Basketball teams 1
Birmingham (Iowa) 1
Blairstown (Iowa) 1
Buckhorn (Iowa (Extinct city)) 1
Butler County (Iowa) 1
California 1
Carroll County (Iowa) 1
Castana (Iowa) 1
Christian women 1
Chugwater (Wyo.) 1
College teachers 1
Community life 1
Contracts 1
Council Bluffs (Iowa) 1
Dallas County (Iowa) 1
Danish American women 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Dubuque County (Iowa) 1
Dwellings 1
Education 1
Education, Elementary 1
Elementary school teachers 1
Farm management 1
Filipinos 1
Fort Madison (Iowa) 1
German Americans 1
Greeting cards 1
Harrison County (Iowa) 1
High school students 1
Housekeeping 1
Immigrant families 1
Jefferson County (Iowa) 1
Journalists 1
Lawyers 1
Local history 1
Magnolia (Iowa) 1
Manila (Philippines) 1
Marriage 1
Mason City (Iowa) 1
Mental illness 1
Middle school students 1
Midland (S.D.) 1
Monmouth (Iowa) 1
Mormon women 1
∧ less
 
Names
Iowa State Teachers College 2
Basgall, Carol 1
Birmingham High School (Birmingham, Iowa) 1
Central College (Pella, Iowa) 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1