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Catharine King Herr papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0172

Farm wife who kept a diary from 1945 until her death in 1978.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1976-1978

Donna Schmidt papers

Identifier: IWA0856

University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa

Dates: 1938-2010

Edna Hidlebaugh papers

Identifier: IWA0393

Prominent Bayard, Iowa clubwoman who helped found the local library.

Dates: 1871-1987

Ellen Hanson Mason papers

Identifier: IWA0820

Diaries chronicle Ellen Hanson Mason's life on the family farm in rural northeast Iowa.

Dates: 1929-1994

Gladys Homan papers

Identifier: IWA0261

Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.

Dates: 1871-2004

Helen Larson papers

Identifier: IWA0347

Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.

Dates: 1884-1996

Highland Do-Better Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0622

Women's club sponsered by the Farm Bureau.

Dates: 1958-1983

International Women's Club records

Identifier: IWA0798

Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.

Dates: 1959-2000

Jean Minish Stoner papers

Identifier: IWA0461

Farmwoman, writer, and community volunteer near Mt. Vernon, Iowa.

Dates: 1957-1997

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0733

The members of Davenport LULAC Council 10 engaged in a wide range of social and political activities including annual fiestas, civil rights and fair housing.

Dates: 1932-2019

Madge Clark Girard papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0617

Reflections on Girard's early life homesteading in South Dakota.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1972-1991

Margaret McCollum papers

Identifier: IWA0143

Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.

Dates: 1942-2008

Maude Barkley Keck papers

Identifier: IWA0554

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

Dates: 1937-1976

Neighborhood Social Club records (Delaware County, Iowa)

Identifier: IWA0661

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

Dates: 1931-1999

Olabelle Reed papers

Identifier: IWA0343

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


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1935-1997

Omega Township Women's Club (O'Brien County) records

Identifier: IWA0709

Farm Bureau women's club.

Dates: 1976-1991

Ruby Crumley Mitchell diaries

Identifier: IWA0228

Daily diaries of this Rhodes, Iowa, native.

Dates: 1904-1966

Ruth Schanke papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0339

Des Moines woman who organized a support group for spouses of lesbians and gays in 1994.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1994-1997

Shirley M. Sandage papers

Identifier: IWA0318

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

Women's Activities Reports, Iowa, records

Identifier: IWA0695

Report on the actvities of Iowa women compiled under the direction of the University of Iowa History Department in the 1940s.

Dates: 1946-1948

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University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics. Department of Ophthalmology 1
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