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C. Pauline Spencer papers

Identifier: IWA0627

An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.

Dates: 1920 -1985

Christine Grant papers

Identifier: IWA0329

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2022

Falb Family papers

Identifier: IWA0607

Primarily newspaper clippings pertaining to girls basketball at Valley High School, West Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1959-2003

Geraldine Greenlee papers

Identifier: IWA0474

Received her master's degree from the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa in 1952.

Dates: 1945-2004

Gladys Miller Ferguson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0316

Teacher and high school girls basketball coach from Mechanicsville, Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1919-1978

Gwendolyn Johnson Hein papers

Identifier: IWA0394

Farmwoman, basketball player on Newhall High School girls state championship team in 1927.

Dates: 1892-1997

Janice A. Beran papers

Identifier: IWA0149

Professor in the College of Education at Iowa State University until her retirement in 1994. Materials relate to the history of sports and particularly the participation of women and African-Americans in Iowa sports.

Dates: 1944-1998

Julie Goodrich papers

Identifier: IWA0108

Adel, Iowa native who was an accomplished high school athlete in the 1970s.

Dates: 1948-1977

Julie Litchfield Tallman papers

Identifier: IWA0285

High school and college student from Des Moines, Iowa, who was a talented golfer and musician.

Dates: 1955-1995

Margaret Fox papers

Identifier: IWA0530

Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.

Dates: 1930-2010

Melba Gardemann Olson papers

Identifier: IWA0456

Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.

Dates: 1916-1993

Millicent Mary Cuplin papers

Identifier: IWA0165

Mathematics teacher at East High School in Des Moines who started the school's first ball team.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1889-1994

Minnette Doderer papers

Identifier: IWA0008
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City who was first elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1964. Arrangement Alphabetical file, 1944-1984 (Boxes 1-30) Campaign files 1966, 1968, 1977-1980 (Box 6) Lieutenant governor campaigns, 1970, 1977-1978 (Box 22-25) 1966-1988 (Box 31) 1986-2000 (Boxes 53-55) Correspondence 1944-1984 (Boxes 10-15) 1972-1990 (Boxes 31-33) 1974, 1978-1992 (Box 45) 1970s-2000 (Boxes 55-56) Personal material 1968-1990 (Boxes 33-35) 1975, 1981-1992 (Boxes 47-48) 1970s-2000 (Box 53) Photographs 1964-1967, 1983-1984 (Box 35) Speeches Speeches and speech material, 1966-1982 (Boxes 28-29) Undated (Box 35) 1968-2000 (Boxes 57-58) Topical files and legislation ...
Dates: 1944-2005

Noble Photograph collection

Identifier: IWA0031

Postcards and photographs of Iowa includes the work of professional women photographers in Iowa.

Dates: 1874-1996

Norma Peg Burke papers

Identifier: IWA0164
Abstract Physical education professor at the University of Iowa and past president of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women, 1976-1977. Arrangement Abbreviation list: AAPHER: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education and Recreation AAU: Amateur Athletic Union ABAUSA: Amateur Basketball Association of the United States of America AIAW: Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women HEW: Health Education and Welfare department (Now Health and Human Services) ISPEDS: International Sports and Physical Education Data System IWPS: International Women's Professional Softball NAGWS: National Association for Girls and Women in Sport NAIA: National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics NAPECW: National Association for Physical Education of College Women NASPE: National Association for Sport and Physical Education NCAA: National...
Dates: 1965-1995

Rhonda Penquite papers

Identifier: IWA0669

Professional basketball player and coach who played for the Iowa Cornets and the New Mexico Energee.

Dates: 1967-1998

Ruth Fuller papers

Identifier: IWA0482

The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.

Dates: 1925-2002

Sarah Alien Longchamp papers

Identifier: IWA0119

Basketball player from Ida Grove, Iowa, who was elected to the Iowa Hall of Fame in 1972.

Dates: 1911-1997

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women records

Identifier: IWA0106

The department was established in 1924 and was a pioneer in the development of graduate study and professional training. The department existed until 2010 under a variety of names and organizations.

Dates: 1900-2010

University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women: Women's Recreation Association records

Identifier: IWA0691

WRA provided college women opportunities to participate in sports, either intramural or as a member of a sport club

Dates: 1920-1975

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Iowa City Field Hockey Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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National Association for Girls & Women in Sport 1
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Newhall High School (Newhall, Iowa) 1
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Oral Roberts University 1
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Scott, M. Gladys (Myrtle Gladys), 1905-1990 1
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State University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 1
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Whichter, Brooke 1
Women's Professional Basketball League 1
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YWCA of Greater Des Moines 1
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