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Radio scriptwriter (Kaffee Klatch and Playhouse of the Air among others) and playwright (as Maxine Wood). Correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, typescripts, etc. Finsterwald, playwright and author, published under the name "Maxine Wood".
Schoolteacher from eastern Carroll County, Iowa who managed the family farm after her husband's death in 1926.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Set designer, impresario, co-founder and manager of the Los Angeles Grand Opera Association, president of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, art director of Look and Quick magazines, and book designer. Correspondence, typescripts of Accent on Life and George Gershwin: Man and Legend, and files on other projects.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Rural school teacher who taught near Monroe, Iowa.
Mathematics teacher at East High School in Des Moines who started the school's first ball team.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Fremont County, Iowa women's club that was responsible for opening a public library in the small town of Thurman in 1936.
Professional basketball player from Moravia, Iowa who played for Iowa Cornets from 1978 to 1981 and for San Francisco and Columbus Ohio teams until 1984.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Study group organized to stimulate the advancement of herb gardening and herb use.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Organization to provide a forum for women in the construction industry to meet and exchange ideas.
One scrapbook, shelved in Box 1, oversize.
The National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch was established in 1976 to serve as an outlet for area women writers to communicate. The group organized scholarship competitions for high school student writers.
Local chapter formed in 1932.
Feminist activist organization records.
Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.