Fonds consists of records of Irma Penn reflecting her art, education, volunteer work, genealogical research and her husband’s service during the Spanish Civil War.
Records include scrapbooks documenting her art and her volunteer work through newspaper clippings, photographs and ephemera.
Penn’s educational career is reflected in diplomas, her Bachelor of Education thesis and educational software that she programmed.
Fonds also includes examples of her art and poetry and a movie about her creation of a Torah scroll.
Genealogical research includes family histories of both the Epp and Penn families.
Also included is the war diary of her husband Marvin among other records of his military service.