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Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Sculptor and art teacher who traveled and studied sculpture across Europe and North America.
Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.
Teacher, columnist, and textbook author from Council Bluffs area.
Scrapbook documenting the collegiate life of a State University of Iowa student during the 1920's.
Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.
Lecturer, author and playwright who ran the Teel School of Expression in Davenport, 1918-1934 and was later a writer and editor for the Durant News.
The Iowa League for Nursing's efforts have included active participation in community planning and action for health care, advocating changes such as home health care. The organization made efforts to assure the continuing supply of nurses by providing them with the educational opportunities to reach their maximum career potential, ability to move into management and leadership positions, and promoting a greater public appreciation of nursing as a profession.
Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
Dancer, choreographer and educator who worked in Iowa, Massachussetts, Oregon and New York.
Missionary to the Sudan who spent her childhood in Page County, Iowa, and worked in Africa from the 1940s to 1980s.
Mathematician and teacher who patented educational toys for teaching mathematics to children.
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.
Benton County, Iowa, farm girl and teacher who played on her high school's basketball championship team in 1927.
Rural school teacher who taught near Monroe, Iowa.
Educator of hearing-impaired children and retired professor of Education at the University of Iowa.