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Correspondence of 19th century Iowa woman includes letters from brother in medical school and Civil War and from sister who raised a family and maintained a farm.
Teacher and abolitionist who assisted fleeing slaves on the Underground Railroad while living in Fremont County, Iowa. Taught school to Pawnee children in Pennsylvania and Nebraska.
Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Farmwoman and member of the Porkettes, the women's auxiliary of the Iowa Pork Producers Council.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Correspondence from friends, family and her husband, the itinerant minister Thomas More.
Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.
Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.
Humboldt, Iowa, native who taught high school in Iowa and worked for the Unitarian Church in Cleveland and Boston.
Extensive correspondence of Corning, Iowa farm wife and club woman.
Republican Iowa legislator from 1950 to 1956 and former president of the League of Women Voters of Iowa.
Writer and friend of both Grant Wood and Marvin Cone. The collection contains research notes and manuscripts for the book, as well as clippings about Brown herself. Iowa Author Mss.
Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
Letters From Egypt by Helen Baird Branyan consists primarily of Clarice Bloomfield's letters, written between 1920 and 1938. The letters describe the life of an Albia, Iowa, girl who became a missionary in Egypt.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.
Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Project of the Vinton, Iowa, American Association of University Women.
A student of zoology at the University of Iowa from 1904-1909 who wrote home frequently to her parents in Dows, IA.