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Autobiographical Sketches of Rural Iowa Women

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0407
Abstract

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



Arrangement

Four folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1998-1999

Autograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1052
Scope and Contents Two autograph collections already in Special Collections, those of Charles Alrich and Peggy LeBold, were combined into one collection in 2016. Each one was sparsely described so their catalog entries did not tell the full story of the riches inside. Hundreds of letters from well-known individuals, prized for the signatures at the bottom, have been collected and preserved. Charles Aldrich was active in archives in Iowa, helping to establish the Iowa Historical Department. A newspaperman, he founded the Hamilton Freeman paper in Webster City, Iowa. He also had an interest in ornithology and was a founding member of the American Ornithological Union. He broke his collection down into the following seven categories: Authors, Artists and Editors; Iowa Autographs; Reformers, Philanthropists, Educators, Clergymen, Scholars; Rossetti Collection; Scientists; Soldiers, Sailors, and Explorers; and Statesmen and Lawyers. The Rossetti collection is the collection of William...
Dates: 1880-1940

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Azalia Mitchell papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0650
Abstract

Mitchell and her husband operated the Community Pharmacy in Des Moines for 25 years.

Dates: 1911-1988

B. F. (Tod) Dewel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG99.0216
Abstract

College of Dentistry graduate and teaching assistant who endowed the first chair in dentistry in 1988. Correspondence and course notebooks regarding dental education and history.

Dates: 1920-1992

B. Jean Strong papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0932
Abstract

Journalist and photographer who worked at the Cedar Rapids Gazette and Time Inc.

Dates: 1907 - 2012

A. Craig Baird papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG99.0180
Abstract

University of Iowa professor of speech and communications for 45 years and the author or editor of over 30 books. Papers include articles, speeches and correspondence.

Dates: 1914-1972

Balasic Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0075
Abstract

Scrapbook album, which contains a brief history of the Balasi family, artists' copies of performance contracts, promotional materials, newspaper reviews, photographs documenting their performances, and sheet music for music included in their performances. Sometimes the name appears as Balasic.

Dates: 1890-1920

Barbara Alvord papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1313
Abstract

A short one-act play, "Due Time," written by J. Barbara Alvord, as well as a newspaper article about Alvord.

Dates: Existence: 2002-2004

Barbara Burrell Nichols papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0668
Abstract

Mother from Ames, Iowa who died of polio in 1955.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1944-1997

Barbara Coffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0045
Abstract

City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.

Dates: 1944-2006

Barbara Fassbinder papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0410
Abstract

Rural nurse who contracted AIDS on the job and became a national spokeswoman for occupational safety.

Dates: 1958-1998

Barbara Flanagan papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0611
Abstract

Reporter, women's page editor, and columnist for the Minneapolis Star and Tribune from the 1940s until 1988.

Dates: 1950-1991

Barbara Jones Viet Nam Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1080
Abstract

Collection of various scholarly resources related to the Vietnam war.

Dates: 1964 - 2016

Barbara Krigsten papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1031
Abstract

Picture of a Hanukah party in Denisen, Iowa in 1952.

Dates: 1952

Barbara M. Calderon papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0247
Abstract

Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.



Arrangement

Two folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1945-1968

Barbara Madden-Bittle papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0864
Abstract

Pro-choice activist and cofounder of Iowans for Medical Control of Abortion (IMCA).

Dates: 1970-1979

Barbara Neumann Linn papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1120
Abstract

Correspondence and "United Gone Forward for 25 Years: Des Moines Community Chest and Council" magazine.

Dates: 1941

Barbara Presgrove Fanzine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1131
Scope and Contents

Fanzines

Dates: Second half of the twentieth century

Barbara S. Yambura Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0733
Abstract

Drafts of A Change and a Parting, a memoir of growing up in Amana in the 1930s.

Dates: 1962

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Engle, Paul, 1908-1991 5
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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 5
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Iowa Geological Survey 4
Iowa Mother of the Year 4
Iowa State Bar Association 4
Iowa Writers' Workshop 4
Iowa. General Assembly 4
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League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 4
Meade, Marion 4
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 4
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Noun, Louise R. (1908-2002) 4
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 4
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 4
Republican National Convention 4
State University of Iowa. School of Nursing 4
Teaford, Jane (1935-) 4
United States Postal Service 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 4
University High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 4
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education and Dance 4
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 4
University of Minnesota 4
Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965 4
Adams, Janet (1937-) 3
American Bar Association 3
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 3
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 3
Athletics Department 3
Baxter, Elaine (1933-2021) 3
Branstad, Terry E. 3
Coggeshall, Mary Jane Whitely, 1836-1911 3
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 3
Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa) 3
Cummins, Albert Baird, 1850-1926 3
Des Moines Art Center 3
Des Moines Women's Club 3
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 3
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 3
Friedman, Ken, 1949- 3
Gerber, John C. 3
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 3
Hancher, Virgil M. 3
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 3
Iowa Academy of Science 3
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