Found in 632 Collections and/or Records:
Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Businesswoman who was the creator and proprieter of the Reames Noodle Company in Des Moines, Iowa.
Twelfth president of the University of Iowa, 1934-1940.
Artist who attended the State University of Iowa and in 1924 became the first person to receive a masters degree in Painting and Art History.
Cookbooks, newsletters, and other publications of the Radio Homemakers who broadcast over KMA and KFNF in southwest Iowa.
Teacher, decorated veteran nurse and pioneer in the field of nursing education, Bacon served as a captain in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and participated in the invasion of Normandy.
The Ever Ready Club served as a social and educational organization for women in the community
Agricultural publication (1935-1962) edited by Charles J. Coe.
Johnson County community activist from the 1970s to 1990s.
Primarily newspaper clippings pertaining to girls basketball at Valley High School, West Des Moines, Iowa.
The records include notebooks for flower shows, a program planning book, and newspaper articles.
The family came to Horton, Kansas, from Mexico in 1910 and moved to West Des Moines in 1941.
Nutrition scholar and chair of the University of Iowa's Home Economics Department for sixteen years.
The club organized in 1957 with the objectives of social enjoyment, community service and intellectual improvement.
Monroe County, Iowa native.
Amateur historian and clubwoman from Fayette County, Iowa.
Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Holograph manuscripts of two of Frank Conroy's published books, Stop-time (1967) and Body & Soul (1993).
Minister. Correspondence, sermons, and tax returns.
Farmwomen's club organized in 1956.