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Professor in English Department 1921-1956. Taught American literature and American drama courses.
Engineering clerk, weaver, photographer, and traveler from Boone, Iowa.
Writer and life-long student who was active in the Sisterhood (Jewish aid society) at the Beth El Jacob Synagogue in Des Moines and Hadassah, a national organization aiding disadvantaged Jews, primarily children.
A women's study club in Percival, Iowa that was founded in 1922.
Johnson County, Iowa chapter of Church Women United.
Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
Longstanding member of Fairfield, Iowa clubs including the Fancy Work Circle and the Good Cheer Society.
Characterist and dramatic reader, and chatauqua performer from Tama, Iowa organized her own talent agency.
A gift copy of James W. Foley's, Some one like you (1915), presented to Means by Elias Day in 1936, has been removed to the printed works collection and cataloged separately.
This collection contains meeting minutes, annual reports, and scrapbooks of club activities.
A Washington, Iowa women's social club which was founded in 1934.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.
The Iowa City Area Christian Women's Club holds Friendship Bible Coffees and monthly luncheons. The ICCW formed in 1967 as an offshoot of Stonecroft Ministries.
Iowa City publisher and printer of lesbian and feminist books that existed from 1973 to 1985.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Journalist who worked for the Des Moines Register between 1947 and 1957 and was later a freelance writer.