“To my angel mother”

Happy Mother’s Day from Iowa Digital Library

Postcard, 1908 | James W. Bollinger Collection

Postcard, 1908 | James W. Bollinger Collection

Mesquakie mother and baby, Tama, Iowa, 1910 | Noble Photographs

Mesquakie mother and baby, Tama, Iowa, 1910 | Noble Photographs

Women strolling children, Iowa City, Iowa, 1910s | Noble Photographs

Women strolling children, Iowa City, Iowa, 1910s | Noble Photographs

Muggie Rodriguez and daughter Estefania, Bettendorf, Iowa, 1923 | Mujeres Latinas Digital Collection

Muggie Rodriguez and daughter Estefania, Bettendorf, Iowa, 1923 | Mujeres Latinas Digital Collection

Billy Dancy and mother, Chicago, 1940s | Mujeres Latinas Digital Collection

Billy Dancy and mother, Chicago, 1940s | Mujeres Latinas Digital Collection

Mother and infant, Techiman, Ghana, 1970 | Dennis Michael Warren Slide Collection

Mother and infant, Techiman, Ghana, 1970 | Dennis Michael Warren Slide Collection