IOWA WOMEN’S ARCHIVES

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA LIBRARIES

IOWA CITY, IOWA

 

TITLE:»CATHERINE LEWIS

SUBTITLE:»

»PAPERS, DATES:»1995

»QUANTITY:»2 linear inches and audiovisual material

 

 

 

ACQUISITION:

The »papers (donor no. 301) were donated by »Catherine Lewis in 1995.

ACCESS:

Users of the collection must review restrictions on use of interviews related to women's softball.

AUDIOVISUAL:

»Nine audiocassettes shelved in audiocassette collection (AC344-AC352).

COPYRIGHT:

»Copyright has not been transferred to the University of Iowa.

PHOTOGRAPHS:

»In box 1.

PROCESSED BY:

Your name, year»Rachel Bohlmann, 1996.


»History

            Begin text here:»During the summer of 1995 Catherine Lewis, an American Studies graduate student at the University of Iowa, completed an oral history project for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklife and the Iowa Festival of Iowa Folklife for the Sesquicentennial celebration in 1996.  She interviewed members of women's softball teams, quilters, 4-H members, hand spinners, and a chain-saw artist about how their art or sport related to their life, and community, in Iowa. 

 

 

Scope and Content Note

 

            Begin text here:The» Catherine Lewis papers date from »1995 and measure »2 linear inches and nine audiocassettes.  They include field reports and demographic information on the people Lewis interviewed, as well as eleven interviews on audiocassette tape.  The taped interviews are with softball players, a rural women's chorus leader, and members of a quilters' guild.

 

 

Related Collections:

 

Beverly Everett

 

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Box no.   Description

Box 1

»Audio tape logs and field reports, 1995

Iowa City Women's Softball B-League

Maureen Howe

Leslie Taylor

Jill Jack

M. Maeve Clark

Susan C. Buckley

Kathleen Janz

Sandra Pickup

Johnson County 4-H

Margaret Mishler

Brian Hemann

Shana Greazel

Kim Lacina

Laura Mishler

M and M's Quilting Guild

Karen Ackerman

Opal (Fran) Rogers

Ann Watson

Marilyn Woodin

Rural Women's Choruses

Beverly G. Everett

Iowa City Craft Guild

Jeanne Cadoret

Robin Roseman

Irish folk musician

Dennis Roseman

Chainsaw artist

Jerry Edle

Nine audiocassettes, 1995 [shelved in audiocassette collection]

Interviewees

Maureen Howe

Leslie Taylor

Jill Jack

M. Maeve Clark

Susan C. Buckley

Kathleen Janz

Sandra Pickup

Karen Ackerman

Beverly G. Everett

Marilyn Woodin

Jeanne Cadoret

Photographs of women's softball "Dress Up" game, 1995