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Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Mathematician and teacher who patented educational toys for teaching mathematics to children.
Pharmacist and professor at The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy.
Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Created by Kirk, when she belonged to the Glad Girls of Grove 4-H chapter in Grove Township, Cass County, Iowa.
First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Radio scriptwriter (Kaffee Klatch and Playhouse of the Air among others) and playwright (as Maxine Wood). Correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, typescripts, etc. Finsterwald, playwright and author, published under the name "Maxine Wood".
Schoolteacher from eastern Carroll County, Iowa who managed the family farm after her husband's death in 1926.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Rural school teacher who taught near Monroe, Iowa.
Mathematics teacher at East High School in Des Moines who started the school's first ball team.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Fremont County, Iowa women's club that was responsible for opening a public library in the small town of Thurman in 1936.
Professional basketball player from Moravia, Iowa who played for Iowa Cornets from 1978 to 1981 and for San Francisco and Columbus Ohio teams until 1984.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.