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Major Records Collection Listing (Iowa City Center)

Major collections are listed here. Many other materials are available.


AFL-CIO.  Iowa.  (George O'Hara, organizer). Records, 1946-1973.

American Association of University Women.  State and local. Records, 1923-1978 plus.

American Field Service, Iowa City Chapter.  Records, 1968-1986.

American Legion, Iowa Dept.  Records, 1919-1972.

AMVETS Auxiliary. (Formerly United Service Women of America). Scrapbooks, Treasury Records, Minutes, Correspondence. 1942-1962.

Bank Records. Iowa City National Bank. 1857-1906.

Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway.  ca. 1877-1943.

Cedar Rapids First Lutheran Church. Records, 1868-1963.

Cedar Rapids Post Office.  Records, 1865-1942.

Center for Peace and Justice, Iowa City.  Records, 1966-1977.

Church Records.

Commonwealth Conference of University of Iowa. Records, 1923-1930.

Crane Jewelry Store, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. Records, 1894-1965.

Danish People's Society in America, Clinton. Correspondence, Financial Records, Minutes,  1904-1957.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Iowa Society.  Records, 1898-1978 plus.

Disbrow & Co., Clinton (Lyons), Cedar Rapids, etc. Records (Financial, Correspondence) 1883-1960.

Elks Club  (B.P.O.E.)  State and Local. Records, 1900-1968.

Emergency Housing Project, Inc.  Records, 1983- 

Fairfield, Iowa.  Co. M, 54th Infantry Armory Co., Inc. Records, 1900-1961. (Related to Fred C. Johnson).

Farley & Loetscher Mfg. Co., Dubuque. Records, Financial. 1881-1962.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Co., Griswold, Iowa.  Records, 1907-1938.

First Unitarian Society of Iowa City, 1856-1962 plus.

Fletcher & Runkle Drugstore.  Lisbon, Iowa.  Records,  1876-1885.

Friends, Society of.  Yearly and monthly meetings.  West Branch, Iowa, etc. 1859-1986.

Grace Episcopal Church, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Records, 1850-1967.

Grand Army of the Republic, Iowa City.  Samuel J. Kirkwood Post No. 8  Records, 1867-1952.  Also some state and local history.

Grant Wood A.E.A.  School records, 1860-1962, for Cedar, Johnson, Jones, Iowa, Linn, and Washington Counties.

Indian Claims Commission Court Case.  Records.  The Sac and Fox, et al vs. the U.S.

International Association of Machinists.  Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Key City Lodge 1238. Dubuque, Iowa. Records, 1933-1969.

Iowa City Genealogical Society.  Records, 1967-1986.

Iowa City Community Theatre.  Records, 1958-1978. and Iowa Community Theatre Assoc.

Iowa Council for the Social Studies.  Records, 1969-1978.

Johnson County Historical Society.  Records, 1968-1981.

Sharon Mutual Insurance Co., Johnson County.  Records, 1866-1961.

Iowa City Youth Orchestra Association.  Records, 1963-1964 and 1973-1977.

Iowa City Typographical Union #515. Records (Financial) 1902-1969.

Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs and Iowa City Women's Clubs. Records.

Iowa Unitarian Association. Correspondence, Constitutions Minutes, Financial Records, 1869-1964.

Iowa Council of Churches. Records, 1865-1967.

Iowa Dietetic Association.  Records, ca. 1930-1944.

Iowa Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs.  State and Local. 1919-1978 plus.

Iowa City Fire Dept. Records, (1869-1965) (bulk ca. 1890-1956)

Johnson County Medical Society.  1900-1910,  1916-1951. (Includes other medical records) 

Johnson County Regional Planning Commission. Records, 1967-1979.

Katzenmeyer Feediac/index.html Store.  Iowa City. Records, 1929-1963.

Keokuk County.  Conner School, Dist. #5. Deeds, Financial Records, Student and Teacher Records, Minutes,

Kiwanis Club International, Iowa City, State, Nebraska-Iowa District. Records, 1923-1969.

Knights of Columbus.  State and local. Records, (Newsletters, Correspondence, Program), 1904-1967.

Lions Club International.  State, District 9-B, and Iowa City. Records, (Scrapbooks, Programs, Newsletters, Certificates), 1932-1966.

Manchester & Oneida Railway Company. Records, (Minutes, Stock Records, Financial Records, Employee Records, 1900-1956.

Meyers-Cox Company, Dubuque, Iowa.  Records, 1869-1963. 3-1/2 ft. (3 boxes). (R 69) Midwest Sociological Society.  Records, 1938-

Modern Mixers Club, Iowa City.  Minutes, 1953-1983.

Morris, James B. (Morris & Morris Law Firm and Iowa Bystander). Correspondence day to day Business Records.

Music Study Club of Iowa City. Records, Yearbooks, Programs, 1916-1977.

Musser Lumber Co. and Musser Family (Roach and Musser Sash and Door Co., etc.), Muscatine, etc.  Papers and Business Records, 1842-1975.

Newton, Iowa Parent-Teacher Association, Washington and Lincoln Schools. Historian's scrapbooks, 1937-1975.

Nineteenth Century Club, Iowa City. Records (History, Minutes, Programs), 1833-1972.

North Liberty Mutual Telephone Co.  Records, 1903-1967.

North-Western Cabinet Co., Burlington.  1899-1962.

Northside Neighborhood Association.  Records, 1989-.

Optimist Club, Iowa City.  Records, 1951-1955.


People's Bicentennial Commission.  Iowa City, etc.  Records, 1973-1976.

Railroads.  Miscellaneous collection.

Republican Women of Iowa.  Scrapbooks, 1937-1973 plus.

United Nations Association, Iowa City Chapter.  Records, ca. 1962-1974.

Republican State Central Committee, Iowa.  Records, 1924-1975.

Reserve Officers Association, Iowa Dept.  Records, 1931-1965.

Rotary International,  State and local. Records, 1923-1973.

School records.

Seven Rivers Library System.  Records,  ca. 1965-July 1973.

Project H.O.P.E. Records, 1977-1985.  12 ft. (6 boxes plus 1 vol.) Iowa City, Iowa.

Shakespeare Club, Iowa City.  Records, 1902-1960 (1982?).

Social Service League of Iowa City.  Records, 1917-1942.

Society of Colonial Wars.  Iowa.  1869-1945.

The O. S. Kelly Western Mfg. Co., Iowa City.  1898-1909.  5-1/2 ft.

U.S.  W.P.A., Dubuque County.  Worker's files.  1939-1942.

United Way of Johnson County.  Records, ca. 1970-1995.

University Club.  Iowa City. Records, 1917-1978 plus.

Woman's Relief Corps.  Kalona.  Wm. McKinley Corps., #338, 1906-1962.  Wilton, #212, 1890-1931, etc.

Women's Clubs.  Misc. Records a wide variety of types of Clubs.

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