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Swedish farm woman whose three children became academics during the 1930s and 1940s.
Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Ellsworth, Iowa, woman who served in World War II.
Diaries of an Iowa woman.
Mapleton, Iowa high school student who sent telegrams for Western Union during World War II.
Puerto Rican woman who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II and trained at Fort Des Moines, Iowa.
Correspondence, chiefly love letters, between amateur printers Smith and Turnepseed, together with a few additional materials, including copies of their co-edited Literary Newsette. Many of Smith's letters document his activities training as a navigator in the United States Army Air Force, 1943-1944.
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.
Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Home demonstration agent for Iowa State College Extension Service and homemaker.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
Peace activist and Quaker who lived in Southern Rhodesia from 1960 to 1964.
Brooklyn, Iowa, native who was a riveter for Ryan Aeronautical Company in California, 1944 to 1945.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Women's drama study club founded in 1914 in Iowa City.
Dr. Walter Fox was a physician who served in France during WWI and later died in Serbia while working for the Italian Red Cross. Helen Fox Angell was a Red Cross worker during WWII and later in the Panama Canal Zone. Primarily photographs, correspondence, clippings, and memorabilia.
Stage actress who spent her childhood in Saskatchewan and was a teacher in Fairfield, Iowa.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.