Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Educator, author, collector of children's books.
A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Correspondence and art work by mail artist Buster Cleveland.
Letters to Iowa resident Laura Birgen from Carl White who served in the U.S. Army in France during and after World War I.
Transcripts of interviews with Sutherland Dows and W.M. Schneider concerning the history and operation of the CRANDIC Railway.
Career nurse and avid traveler who grew up in Dedham, Iowa and Des Moines.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
gineer. Correspondence, postcards, and photographs relating to the building of the Panama Canal.
Social worker and State University of Iowa graduate from Marne, Iowa, whose papers include diaries and family correspondence.
Editor of Wallaces' Farmer 1921-1933; Secretary of Agriculture, 1933-1940; Vice-President of the United States, 1941-1945; Secretary of Commerce, 1945-1946. Includes audio visual materials; clippings; an extensive collection of correspondence, including photocopies of the microfilm edition of the originals in the Library of Congress, Manuscript Division; government documents; personal papers; photographs; research materials, with an emphasis on agriculture, particularly corn, but including livestock, weather, strawberries, chickens, and gladioli; writings, and speeches.
Railroadiana collection. Time tables, train registers, train orders, menus, tickets, etc.
Postville, Iowa, native who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Nursing in 1940.
Postcards and photographs of Iowa includes the work of professional women photographers in Iowa.
Poet (numerous books from Worn Earth, 1932), editor of the O. Henry Prize Stories, 1954-1959, director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1941-1967, and co-founder and director of the International Writers' Program, 1967-1976 at the University of Iowa. Literary manuscripts, correspondence, subject files, and student works documenting his career as a writer and teacher.
Postal card albums of Marilla and Edith Pittman.
Business documents, correspondence and travel ephemera of the Reese Family from Turin, Iowa.
World War I letters to students at the University of Iowa.
Journalist who worked for the Stars and Stripes in postwar Europe.
Postcards, mostly from the midwest, showing libraries, many of them Carnegie Libraries.
University of Iowa professor of history, feminist, and political activist.