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Women--Societies, etc.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Aeronautical Engineering Wives Club (Iowa State University) records

 Record Group — Box 1
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/35
Scope and Content

This collection includes meeting minutes and a scrapbook that contains pictures, news articles, and lists of members.

Dates: 1958-1970

American Association of University Women. Ames Chapter. records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0340
Abstract The Ames chapter of the American Association of University Women was founded on January 30, 1918 to unify university women in the community and educate women and girls on issues that affected their everyday lives. Among their various accomplishments, the Ames branch created several study groups which met to research issues of importance and also developed the Memorial Fellowship Fund which receives donations on behalf of deceased Ames branch members. This collection contains materials and...
Dates: 1918-1992, undated

Ames Business and Professional Women’s Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0076
Scope and Content This collection (1921-1988) contains constitutions and by-laws, annual reports, certificates, correspondence, financial records, histories, manuals, membership lists, minutes, newspaper clippings, printed materials, programs, project information, scrapbooks, and yearbooks. The material documents the activities of the Ames Business and Professional Women’s Club and also includes information regarding the Iowa Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs and the National and...
Dates: 1921-1988

Auxiliary to the Iowa State University Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/32
Scope and Content

This collection contains records and scrapbooks documenting different Auxiliary A.V.M.A. social events, current officers, and meeting throughout its duration at Iowa State University. It also has meeting minutes, records, and agendas for their meetings.

Dates: 1947-2010

Chemical Engineering Wives Club records

 Record Group — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030048916]
Identifier: RS 20/2/14
Scope and Content

This collection contains the records created by the Chemical Engineering Wives club, and focus predominantly on planning various events. There are student rosters and staff listings, which the Club used to determine the level of membership for their members. There are no photographs in the collection.

Dates: 1955-1982, undated

Hearth and Heather Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0140
Scope and Content The collection (1922-1993, undated) contains skit scripts, rosters, letters, programs, minutes, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs. These records document the activities of the Club, and provide information about their meetings and entertainment and also include memorabilia and photographs of the members. There are also membership folders that contain news clippings and other items about the families involved in Hearth and Heather: the Browns, Cunninghams, Davidsons, Eichlings,...
Dates: 1922-1991, undated

Iota Sigma Pi. Aurum Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/8
Scope and Content This collection (1920-1993, undated) documents the activities in which the Aurum Chapter sponsored or participated such as career-related workshops, meetings, and an annual fall picnic. It also provides an almost complete historical list of the members involved. Records from the earliest years of the Aurum Chapter, except for lists of initiates, are not available. The published organizational histories, however, do describe the early period. Starting in the 1970s, the records become more...
Dates: 1920-1993, undated

Iowa State University. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Student Branch Wives Club records

 Record Group — Box 1
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/14
Scope and Content

The collection (1948-1966, undated) contains the constitution and bylaws, meeting minutes, correspondence and reports of the Student Wives Club of the Iowa State Branch of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers. The records demonstrate the activities of a network of women assisting in their husbands' endeavors to pursue an education. These activities fostered a sense of camaraderie not only among the women but also their husbands.

Dates: 1948-1966, undated

Iowa State University. Margaret Sloss Women's Center records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 3/6
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to the Margaret Sloss Women's Center. Records include news clippings, annual reports, newsletters, brochures, subject files, biographical files, administrative records, advisory board records, and faculty papers.

Dates: 1971-2011

Iowa State University Society Of Women Engineers Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/9
Scope and Content This collection (1975-[ongoing]) includes background information including mission statements and other material that is important in understanding the function of SWE; financial statements; correspondence which contains letters written by officers to society members, in addition to correspondence the organization received from companies; scholarship information such as applications and standards regarding some of the scholarships that SWE offers to its members; agendas and minutes from...
Dates: 1975-2011

Iowa State University. Student Women's Advisory Committee records

 Record Group — Box 1
Identifier: RS 22/4/3
Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, and membership lists.

Dates: 1977-1982

Rosanne G. Potter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/10/57
Scope and Content

The collection (1971-1994, undated) contains biographical information, correspondence, course work, research, articles, meeting notes and agendas, women's equal rights conference materials, and information on Iowa State University's Women's Studies Program.

Dates: 1971-1994, undated

Ruth Bowman Swenson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/1/51
Scope and Content This collection (1924-2005) primarily documents Swenson’s career as an administrator at Iowa State University, however some of her scientific work is included. In an administrative Swenson championed many causes, as evidenced by her membership in numerous organizations. Perhaps most important is how she successfully advocated science as a career for women. Swenson’s papers depict a career oriented, active, and involved woman. For the most part, the collection deals with her public and...
Dates: 1924-2005

Women in Communications, Inc. Ames Professional Chapter (Iowa) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0035
Scope and Content The collection (1917-1980, undated) contains minutes, correspondence, newsletters, financial records, directories, annual reports, membership information, scrapbooks, news clippings, year-end activity reports, the Ames Professional Club's charter, the Omicron Chapter's petition to organize a chapter, and a few materials from the national organization (constitution, by-laws, reports, directories, correspondence, newsletters). The collection includes materials from the Ames Professional...
Dates: 1917-1980, undated