Record Groups (RG02) – Special Collections & University Archives

Collections in Record Group 2: Student Life

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RG 02.0001 : Literary and Debate Societies Records

RG 02.0001.001  University of Iowa Literary Societies
RG 02.0001.002  Athena Society
RG 02.0001.003  Athenian Society
RG 02.0001.004  Elite Debating Society
RG 02.0001.005  Erodelphian Society
RG 02.0001.006  Hesperian Society
RG 02.0001.007  Irving Institute / Irving Society
RG 02.0001.009  Octave Thanet Society
RG 02.0001.010  Philomathean Society
RG 02.0001.011  Zetagathian Society
RG 02.0001.012  Hamlin Garland Society
RG 02.0001.013  Rhoterian Literary Society
RG 02.00010.14  Whitby Society
RG 02.0001.015  Whitney Society

RG 02.0002 : Services and Programs Records

RG 02.0002.001  Action Studies
RG 02.0002.002  Center for Draft Information and Counseling, 1969-1973
RG 02.0002.003  Consumer / Merchant Protection Service
RG 02.0002.004  Protective Association for Tenants
RG 02.0002.005  Women’s Resource and Action Center (WRAC)
RG 02.0002.007  Bijou Theater, 1972-
RG 02.0002.008  KRUI Radio, 1966-
RG 02.0002.009  Billy Mitchell Squadron Angel Flight, UI Chapter, 1962-[1970]
RG 02.0002.010  Iowa Medical Partners, 1945-1995

RG 02.0003 : Clubs and Organizations Records

RG 02.0003.001  Alpha Lambda Delta
RG 02.0003.002  Amateur Radio Club
RG 02.0003.003  Associated Women
RG 02.0003.004  Women’s League
RG 02.0003.005  Associated University Women
RG 02.0003.006  Black Student Union
RG 02.0003.007  Latino-Native American Cultural Center
RG 02.0003.008  Class of 1879 Organization
RG 02.0003.009  Continuo Society
RG 02.0003.010  Council on International Relations and U.N. Affairs
RG 02.0003.011  Dolphin Aquatics Club
RG 02.0003.012  Edda Society
RG 02.0003.013  Eels Aquatics Club
RG 02.0003.014  Elder Daughters Club
RG 02.0003.015  Epsilon Tau (Senior Class Women)
RG 02.0003.016  Filipino Club
RG 02.0003.017  Fraternities and Sororities Records
RG 02.0003.018  Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Allies Union (GLBTAU), 1974-1994
RG 02.0003.019  Hong Kong Student Association
RG 02.0003.020  Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council
RG 02.0003.021  Iowawa Club
RG 02.0003.022  Kappa Beta
RG 02.0003.023  Mortar Board
RG 02.0003.024  Phi Beta Kappa
RG 02.0003.025  Phi Delta Phi
RG 02.0003.026  Refocus Organization
RG 02.0003.027  Women’s Forensics Council
RG 02.0003.028  St. Andrews Society
RG 02.0003.029  Scottish Highlanders
RG 02.0003.030  Seals Aquatics Club
RG 02.0003.031  Silver Star Club
RG 02.0003.032  Tabard Society
RG 02.0003.033  University Vespers Committee
RG 02.0003.034  Women’s Panhellenic Association
RG 02.0003.035  Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) / Student Christian Council
RG 02.0003.036  Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA)
RG 02.0003.037  Iowa Mountaineers
RG 02.0003.038  Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)
RG 02.0003.039  Nu Sigma Phi, Eta Chapter
RG 02.0003.040  Book Arts Club
RG 02.0003.041  Afro-American Cultural Center
RG 02.0003.042  River City Housing Collective, 1977-2007
RG 02.0003.043  Mechanical’s Bull Session, College of Engineering, 1930-1938 (online collection is hosted by the Lichtenberger Engineering Library)
RG 02.0003.044  Sigma Lambda Beta
RG 02.0003.045  American Indian Science and Engineering Society, UI Chapter

RG 02.0004 : Ephemera

RG 02.0004.001  Student-Produced Fliers and Handouts Collection
RG 02.0004.002  Mary Ingram Dance Card Collection, 1922-1934

RG 02.0005 : Publications and Newsletters

RG 02.0005.001   Student-Produced Publications and Newsletters Collection, 1900-  ; bulk, 1940-

RG 02.0006 : Political Activity

RG 02.0006.001  Campaign for Academic Freedom, 1992-1995
RG 02.0006.002  Anti-War Petitions, 1967
RG 02.0006.003  New Wave Political Party, 1980-1992
RG 02.0006.004  Des Moines Register FBI Freedom of Information Act Request Collection
RG 02.0006.005  Iowa Public Interest Research Group, 1971-1985
RG 02.0006.006  Students Against Sweatshops, 2000-2009

RG 02.0007 : Government

RG 02.0007.001  University of Iowa Student Government, 1919-1976
RG 02.0007.002  Collegiate Associations Council
RG 02.0007.003  Associated Residence Halls

RG 02.0008 : Social Committees

RG 02.0008.001  Freshman Party Committee
RG 02.0008.002  Homecoming Committee
RG 02.0008.003  Military Ball Committee
RG 02.0008.004  Senior Hop Committee
RG 02.0008.005  Sophomore Cotillion

RG 02.0009 : Scrapbooks and Personal Papers

RG 02.0009.001   Susan Vesely Papers, 1983-1985
RG 02.0009.002   Steve Bell Papers
RG 02.0009.003   Emma Blythe Papers, 1911-1915
RG 02.0009.004   John Edward Chapman Papers, 1935-1939
RG 02.0009.005   Joseph Homer Howe Papers, 1885-1891
RG 02.0009.006   David Tracy Jones Papers, 1923
RG 02.0009.007   Charles H. Preston Papers, 1867-1868
RG 02.0009.008   Frances Louise Fourt Papers, 1930-1935
RG 02.0009.009   Everett E. Sterner Papers, 1931-1943
RG 02.0009.010   Marion Miller Papers, 1940-1943
RG 02.0009.011   Joseph Harry Nestle Papers, 1915-1916
RG 02.0009.012   Janet Kimpston Herz Papers, 1919-1921
RG 02.0009.013   Marilyn Nesper Hewlett Papers, 1942-1946
RG 02.0009.014   Charlotte Enger Jones Papers, 1995-1996 (pertains to 1931-1955)
RG 02.0009.015   Mildred Foster Crawford Papers, 1924-1927
RG 02.0009.016   Lorene Genevieve Byrnes and Roy David Burns Papers, 1915-1920
RG 02.0009.017   Fred S. Holsteen Papers, 1897
RG 02.0009.018   Louise Dauner Papers, 1944
RG 02.0009.019   Birney C. Woolley Papers, 1888-1889
RG 02.0009.020   George L. Leslie Papers, 1878-1930
RG 02.0009.021   Elizabeth Adams Wires Papers, 1949-1950
RG 02.0009.022   Annabelle Chaney Papers, 1937-1941
RG 02.0009.023   Patrobas Cassius Robinson Papers, 1925-1982; bulk, 1925-1927
RG 02.0009.024   Ethel Irene Young Harryman Papers, 1927-1931
RG 02.0009.025   George Nagle Papers, 1921-1922
RG 02.0009.026   Carroll Engelhardt Papers, 1964-1967
RG 02.0009.027   Harold Hemingson Papers, 1934-1940
RG 02.0009.028   Franklin L. and Margery Berfield Gregory Papers, 1922, 1926
RG 02.0009.029   Anna Marie Buys Kent Papers, 1923-1985; bulk, 1923-1928
RG 02.0009.030   Emil Rinderspacher Papers, 1967-1977
RG 02.0009.031   William Clarence Power, Jr., Papers, 1931-1934
RG 02.0009.032   Stephen Lynn Smith Papers, 1964-2009; bulk, 1964-1967

See also:

MsC 0183  Conger Reynolds Papers, 1899-1970 (note scrapbook; includes campus scenes and ephemera, 1910-1913)
RG 99.0165  Frank Shuttleworth Papers, 1914-1926
RG 30.0002.003  Waldo Glock Fiji-New Zealand Expedition Lantern Slides Collection, 1922

RG 02.0010 : Yearbooks

RG 02.0010.001  Yearbooks Collection, 1892-1992

RG 02.0011 : Newspapers

RG 02.0011.001  Student Newspapers Collection, 1868-

RG 02.0012 : Student Guides and Handbooks

RG 02.0012.001  Student Guides and Handbooks Collection, 1930-

RG 02.0013 : Student-Produced Directories

RG 02.0013.001  Student-Produced Directories Collection, 1900-1970; bulk, 1900-1920

 

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