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Alice Kipp papers

Identifier: IWA0492

The papers include Kipp's reminiscence of her childhood on an Iowa farm.

Dates: 1986-2006

Autobiographical Sketches of Rural Iowa Women

Identifier: IWA0407

Reminiscences of Iowa Farm Bureau women donated to the Rural Women's Project.


Four folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1998-1999

Dorothy Sprout Place memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0384

Reflections on life as a farmwoman and young mother during World War II.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Elizabeth Fagan Lynch memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0465

Teacher and farmer of Irish descent from Dubuque County, Iowa whose memoir is called, A Trunk and its Chips.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991

Ernella Van Horn papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0724

The second of four generations of women in her family to play basketball in Iowa.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993-2001

Esther Mae Christensen Grow memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0210

Reflections on growing up in western Iowa and Nebraska include experiences in country school, college and as a teacher.


One folder shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1993

Eva Donelson Wilson papers

Identifier: IWA0355

Native of Ogden, Iowa, and professor of nutrition at colleges in the United States and Brazil.

Dates: 1994

Grace Ferns papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0608

Memoir and oral history transcript of a rural Iowa school teacher.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1987-2002

Hazelle Keir Schmuecker papers

Identifier: IWA0244

Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.

Dates: 1983-2007

Helen Knievel papers

Identifier: IWA0718

Librarian from rural Iowa.

Dates: 1973-2000

Jeanne Van Kley papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0388

Farmer's wife from Ocheydan, Iowa who raised four children.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1987-1998

Lela Aurilla Yost memoir

Identifier: IWA0325

Schoolteacher and farm wife near Mason City and Kesley, Iowa.


Shelved in printer works, CT 275.Y48 AC 1990

Dates: 1995

Lois McIntyre Schutte papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0678

Two memoirs of an Iowa farm woman.


Two folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1991-1993

Madge Clark Girard papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0617

Reflections on Girard's early life homesteading in South Dakota.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1972-1991

Mary Hagen memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0531

Memoir describing life on a family farm near Manly, Iowa during the 1920s and 1930s.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1996

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