WHRC Special Project Chairman - Gayle Hanna
PO Box 264, Guttenberg 52052
Open Doors to the Past
Exciting News About GFWC/Iowa Archives!!
GFWC/Iowa has established an online records page wtih the
Women's History and Resource Center located in GFWC headquarters in Washington D.C. This records page also includes
the link to the GFWC/Iowa records in the University of Iowa Archives. GFWC/Iowa is the first state to have recorded
and cataloged archives linked to a records page of the Women's History and Resource Center. Please take time to
visit this WHRC records page that represents the history of GFWC/Iowa Clubs.
Members may also search for other
items related to GFWC Iowa. There are many ways you search the WHRC catalog for information. For instance, if
you search for "Iowa" in the Archives collection you will find a record for an Iowa club member oral history and
details about past GFWC Conventions held in Iowa. A search for "Iowa Club History" in the library collection
reveals 94 Iowa club histories. Enjoy!
Thanks to all that worked on this page at the GFWC headquarters, GFWC/Iowa
Headquarters, our web designer and the GFWC/Iowa officers.
2016 Award Presented at 2017 State Convention
award this year
Objective: Collect, preserve, interpret, and promote the history of GFWC and women volunteers.
Preserve our heritage: Establish club archives
Share our heritage: Write club histories
heritage: Gather oral history
Discover foundation of our hertiage: Historic Preservation
our heritage: Promoting the past