Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 121 - 136 of 136

Ruth Perkins Messenger Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0516
Abstract

Reflections on growing up and raising a family in rural Iowa.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 2000

Swope and DeLand Families papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0391
Abstract

Family papers and subject files concerning women artists, women writers, and peace activism in Northwest Iowa.

Dates: 1876-1998

Trimble Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0427
Abstract

Reminiscences of Gladys Trimble Leith and Marie Jeffers about their mother, Mary Pyle Trimble as well as their own childhood.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1879-1999

Van Zante and De Cook Families papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0721
Abstract

Late 19th century diary of adolescent Dutch-American farm girl and 1932 farm diary of her daughter-in-law.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1888-1969

Velma Skott Teeple memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0688
Abstract

Childhood memories of an Eastern Iowa teacher, writer, and farmwoman.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 2001

Velma Stuit scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0212
Abstract

Wife of Dean of University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and organizer of Newcomers Club in 1938 and International Wives Club in 1959.

Dates: 1934-1990

Vera Shepard Cronkhite papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0600
Abstract

Southwest Iowa rural schoolteacher during the 1920s and 1930s. Taught in town schools an additional 20 years.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1927-2001

Verna Moulton Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0145
Abstract

Maquoketa, Iowa, native who owned and operated Spencer's Harmony Hall with her husband from 1912 to 1962.

Dates: 1899-1994

Vina Thorpe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0253
Abstract

Des Moines newspaper columnist and editor who ran Thorpe Publications with her husband.

Dates: 1893-1995

Virginia Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract

Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.

Dates: 1829-2010

Virginia Randolph papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0115
Abstract

Anamosa, Iowa, poet and niece of Elizabeth Wherry.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1929-1993

Wanda Edgerton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0603
Abstract

Occupational therapist who worked in Venezuela, 1940-1942, and at Ohio State University.

Dates: 1938-1993

Wes Bartlett memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0755
Abstract

A Collection of Memories of the Algona Prisoner of War Camp, 1943-1946, compiled by Wes Bartlett.

Dates: 1943 - 1946

Winnifred Hiatt Scanlan papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0419
Abstract

Memoir of growing up in Stockport, Iowa.



Arrangement

Two books, shelved in printed works collection [99-373 and 99-374].

Dates: 1996

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0151
Abstract

Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.

Dates: 1960-2006

Zelda Babcock Wolfe papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0239
Abstract

Riceville, Iowa, mother, homemaker, and teacher.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: Undated

Filtered By

  • Subject: Women X
  • Subject: Memoirs X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
Iowa Women's Archives 135
University of Iowa Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Archives (groupings) 103
Personal papers 94
20th century 80
Photographs 77
Oral histories 72
∨ more
Diaries 71
Autobiographies 67
Rural women 58
Women in agriculture 57
2001-2010 49
Families 48
Farm life 40
Teachers 35
Teaching 30
1991-2000 29
Rural girls 29
Farmers 28
Rural families 28
Correspondence 26
Iowa City (Iowa) 26
Scrapbooks 26
Homemakers 25
Twentieth century 25
World War, 1939-1945 23
Women and War 21
1981-1990 19
College students 19
Iowa 19
Women -- 19th century 17
Rural schools 16
Women in education 14
Cultural artifacts 13
Video recordings 13
Depressions -- 1929 12
Stock Market Crash, 1929 12
Photograph albums 11
1971-1980 10
Authors 10
College teachers 10
Frontier and pioneer life 10
Immigrant families 10
Sound recordings 10
Speeches 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women 10
Des Moines (Iowa) 9
Nineteenth century 9
Women -- Political activity 9
Country life 8
Marriage 8
Rural conditions 8
World War, 1914-1918 8
High school students 7
Immigrants 7
Voyages and travels 7
Women 7
2011-2020 6
Nineteen twenties 6
Rural churches 6
Women lawyers 6
1921-1930 5
Agriculture 5
Artists 5
Family papers 5
Girls 5
Housekeeping 5
Journalists 5
Legislators 5
Nineteen tens 5
Social workers 5
Soldiers 5
Women -- Societies and clubs 5
Women and literature 5
Women in charitable work 5
Women in higher education 5
1931-1940 4
1941-1950 4
4-H clubs 4
Community activists 4
Davenport (Iowa) 4
English teachers 4
Family-owned business enterprises 4
Hispanic American families 4
Hispanic American women 4
Historians 4
Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 4
Librarians 4
Local history 4
Missionaries 4
Mount Vernon (Iowa) 4
Pacifists 4
Pioneers 4
Poets 4
Social participation 4
Sports for girls 4
Sports for women 4
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Volunteers 4
Waterloo (Iowa) 4
Women -- Suffrage -- Iowa 4
+ ∧ less
 
Names
State University of Iowa 11
University of Iowa 6
Iowa State Teachers College 4
American National Red Cross 3
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 3
∨ more
Republican Party (Iowa) 3
Democratic Party (Iowa) 2
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 2
Grinnell College 2
Iowa Farm Bureau Federation 2
Ohio State University 2
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 2
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 2
Achttien, Jack, -1924 1
Albia Woman's Club (Albia, Iowa) 1
Allen, Benita, 1911-1983 1
Alliance for the Mentally Ill 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Andre, Hazel Beck, 1913-1956 1
Anneberg, Dorothy Spencer 1
Art Institute of Chicago. School 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Atlantic Refining Company 1
Audiovisual Education Association of Iowa 1
Auer family 1
Auer, Amy Sophia, 1900- 1
Balster, Stella Werden 1
Barnes, Lea Boyce 1
Bartlett family 1
Bartlett, Wes 1
Basgall, Carol 1
Block, Marjorie Bertalot, 1923-2007 1
Blom, Nancy De Vries, 1907-1993 1
Bloomfield, Clarice 1
Blunt, Dorothy 1
Bobbitt family 1
Bobbitt, Benjamin Claiborne 1
Bobbitt, Laura Littlefield 1
Bobbitt, Randolph 1
Bonham, Catherine 1
Bonney, Margaret Atherton 1
Bourret, Joan Liffring-Zug (1929-2022) 1
Boyd, June Lundy, 1922- 1
Brain family 1
Branyan, Helen 1
Braverman, Rosalie, 1910-2010 1
Brewton, Frances 1
Briggs family 1
Briggs, Lela Powers, 1896-1953 1
Brinton, Ada Mae Brown, 1891-1988 1
Brown, Geraldine 1
Buckley, Irene Coleman, 1904-2006 1
Buess, Erwin Joseph 1
Burgess family 1
Burgess, Nellie 1
Burr Oak Farm Press 1
Camp Algona (Algona, Iowa) 1
Camp Fire Girls. Iowana Council 1
Camp Hitaga 1
Camp Hiwela 1
Canan, Janine 1
Cano family 1
Carson, Frances 1
Carter, Lucille Ketchum, 1913- 1
Cech, Annette Cerveny, 1922- 1
Cech, Thomas 1
Central Washington State University 1
Cheek, Eugene Lloyd, 1953-1990 1
Chong, Peggy 1
Christensen, Esther, 1895-1987 1
Church of the Brethren Conference 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Clampitt, Frank T., 1860-1943 1
Clark family 1
Clark, Dene 1
Clark, Esther Treptow, 1905-2004 1
Clark, Mary Stuart 1
Cochran family 1
Cochran, Lee W. (Lee William) 1
Cochran, Lida M. 1
Coggeshall, Mary Jane Whitely, 1836-1911 1
Congressional Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Cripliver, Ella 1
Cronkhite, Vera Shepard, 1906-2003 1
Cruikshank, Esther Flower 1
Dallner family 1
Dallner, Pauline Levendahl, 1918- 1
Davenport Academy of Sciences 1
De Cook family 1
De Cook, Besse De Prenger 1
De Cook, Ernest 1
De Cook, Mary Van Zante 1
DeLand family 1
DeLand, Ida Sherman 1
DeLand, Mary Lurene Swope, 1896-1978 1
Denison, Ella Strong 1
Depot Museum (Fayette County, Iowa) 1
Dix family 1
+ ∧ less