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Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Diaries of a homemaker and bakery owner from Manson, Iowa
1939 graduate from the State University of Iowa College of Law who worked for the U. S. Department of the Interior between 1943 and 1964.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Home extension course, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and other early twentieth century rural organization publications collected by an Iowa farm wife.
Correspondence and diaries of an Iowa farm woman.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Memoir, Confetti, of her life in Albia, Iowa, correspondence, and journals of books read since 1959.
Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.
Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.
Author and editor of children's books and poetry.
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Served with her husband as missionaries for the Church of the Brethren in Garkida, Nigeria from 1948 to 1961.
Nurse who worked in Missouri in the 1930s and at the University of Iowa Hospitals from 1948 to 1965.
Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Iowa.
Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.
This collection contains documents of editor and author of books for young adults, Marjorie Medary. This collection drafts and other materials relating to Prairie Printer (a sequel to Buckeye Boy), about a pioneer northeast Iowa newspaperman; Orange Winter, about Florida in the 1870's; College in Crinoline and Prairie Anchorage, both of which have pioneer settings, and some other works.
Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.