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Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.
Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Printmaker and artist, Simmons wrote and illustrated a number of books for children.
Owner and operator of the Tate Arms, a boarding house for African American male students at the University of Iowa during the 1940s and 1950s.
Columnist for the Des Moines Tribune, the Des Moines Register, and Better Homes and Gardens.
Farm magazine writer.
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.
Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.
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.
Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.