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Mary Grefe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0186
Abstract

Educator, social activist, politician and businesswoman who was inducted into the Iowa Women's Hall of Fame in 1980.

Dates: 1943-1997

Maude Barkley Keck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0554
Abstract

Diaries and account books of this Cherokee, Iowa woman record farm chores and expenses, housekeeping and family life.

Dates: 1937-1976

National Secretaries Association Robert Lucus Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0659
Abstract

Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.

Dates: 1947-1987

Neighborhood Social Club records (Delaware County, Iowa)

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0661
Abstract

The club formed in 1915 near Manchester, Iowa for women to discuss aspects of rural, farm and family life.

Dates: 1931-1999

New Art Club of Marion (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0257
Abstract

Organized in Marion, Iowa in 1935 to for women to do needlework and handicrafts.

Dates: 1939-1974

Nissen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0073
Abstract

Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.

Dates: 1936-1996

Olabelle Reed papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0343
Abstract

Teacher, community activist, and co-founder of Club Les Dames, an African American women's club in Waterloo.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1935-1997

Prairie View Club (Hardin County) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0432
Abstract

Rural women's club dating from the early twentieth century.

Dates: 1932-1995

Proteus Club (Des Moines) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0096
Abstract

Women's study club organized in 1896 by college graduates for their intellectual improvement.

Dates: 1896-2019

Roberta Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0341
Abstract

Sioux City, Iowa resident who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1943-1996

Ruby Crumley Mitchell diaries

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0228
Abstract

Daily diaries of this Rhodes, Iowa, native.

Dates: 1904-1966

Sharon Township Farm Bureau Women's Club (Johnson County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0452
Abstract

Farm Bureau women's club that provided education and services organized around farm issues.

Dates: 1953-1985

Sheridan Hustlers 4-H Club (Scott County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0799
Abstract

Girls' 4-H club located in Sheridan Township near Eldridge, Scott County, Iowa.



Arrangement

The records arrived in two looseleaf notebooks. Because the notebooks were overly full, newspaper clippings and photographs filed at the end of each notebook were removed and filed in folders.

Dates: 1921-1954

Shirley M. Sandage papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract

Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.

Dates: 1927-2012

Tennyson Study Club (Marion, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0796
Abstract

Study club founded in 1932 to discuss works by Alfred Tennyson; it later expanded its focus to include charitable and community-based activities.

Dates: 1932-1981

The Recital Club (Garner, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0157
Abstract

Organized in 1901 to promote the arts and community service.

Dates: 1901-1994

Theristriai Club (Marion, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0571
Abstract

Marion, Iowa, study club that was founded in 1867.

Dates: 1871-2011

Thimble Club (Riceville, Iowa) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0103
Abstract

Reading club organized in 1901.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1912-1957

Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0576
Abstract

A women's club concerned primarily with philanthropic and social activities.

Dates: 1950-2006

Willing Workers Club (Fayette County, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0246
Abstract

A social and benevolent women's club initially formed as a Red Cross sewing club during World War I.

Dates: 1918-1987

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American Legion Auxiliary 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Bayard Women's Club (Iowa) 1
Bell,  Eleanor Nissen, 1925- 1
Camp Courageous of Iowa 1
Chenault, Phyllis, 1923-1967 1
Child Development Club (Manchester, Iowa) 1
Christian Children's Fund 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Cruikshank, Rena 1
Dakota Dunes Country Club (Dakota Dunes, S.D.) 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Eckhardt, Lois 1
Ellen Hanson Mason, 1897- 1
Fancy Work Circle (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Farm Bureau Township Club (Iowa County, Iowa) 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Good Cheer Society (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Greene Township Women's Club (Iowa County, Iowa) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Happy Hour Club (Buchanan County, Iowa) 1
Harris, Claudine (1926-2022) 1
Hartupee Social Club (West Liberty, Iowa) 1
Herr, Catharine King, 1885-1978 1
Herr, King 1
Hidlebaugh, Edna, 1892-1995 1
Hidlebaugh, Lee 1
Highland Do-Better Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) 1
Hill, Willow, 1945- 1
Homan family 1
Homan, Charles Foote, 1897-1988 1
Homan, Delmar Charles, 1927- 1
Homan, Gladys, 1899-1996 1
Howard, Alice Hanson 1
International Council for Adult Education 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
International Women's Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa Mother of the Year 1
Iowa Mothers Association 1
Iowa Parent Teacher Association 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Johnson County Regional Planning Commission (Iowa) 1
Johnson, Edith Edmund, 1893- 1
Kappa Delta Alumni Association (Iowa State College) 1
Keck family 1
Keck, Maude Barkley, 1883-1976 1
Know Your Neighbor Club (Williams, Iowa) 1
Knowler, Faith (1911-2002) 1
Kress, Alma Marie Kouba, 1908-2006 1
Kriedeman, Joan, 1927- 1
Larson, Helen, 1899-1996 1
Lawrence family 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lipsky, Joan (1919-2015) 1
Lutheran Church Women's Quilting Club (Fairfield, Iowa) 1
Marks, Trudy, 1943-1991 1
Maroni family 1
Maroni, Valentine 1
Mason, Kären 1
McCollum, Margaret, 1916-2006 1
McKenzie, Bettie 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Mitchell, Ruby Crumley, 1880- 1
National Advisory Council on Adult Education (U.S.) 1
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (U.S.) 1
National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
National Secretaries Association (U.S.). Robert Lucas Chapter (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Naylor, Norma Hidlebaugh 1
Neighborhood Social Club (Delaware County, Iowa) 1
New Art Club of Marion, Iowa 1
Newsome, Louane, 1906-2004 1
Nineteenth Century Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Nissen family 1
Nissen, Anna Justine 1
Nissen, Ewald Anton 1
Nissen, Harold 1
Nissen, Helen Wilma Parker, 1898-1957 1
Older Women's League (U.S.) 1
Pendleton, Roberta 1
Prairie View Club (Hardin County, Iowa) 1
Price, Lydia Ann 1
Price, William 1
Proteus Club (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Quasqueton Federated Garden Club (Buchanan County, Iowa) 1
Radcliffe College 1
Recital Club (Garner, Iowa) 1
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