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Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.
Appanoose County 4-H leader, farmer, and teacher.
University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa
Mahaska County farm girl who won a blue ribbon in the Mahaska County's Boys' 4-H.
Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Part of the statewide, grass roots effort to provide agricultural and homemaking science to Iowa farmers in the second decade of the twentieth century.
Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Scott County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and the Farm Bureau.
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.'
Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.
Local chapter of 4-H organized in Mahaska County, Iowa, 1952.
4-H participant from Winnebago, Iowa.