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wa00003. African American Women

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00003

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Dates: 1988-1993

Barbara Wommack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0698
Abstract Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1990-2005

Bessie Wilkerson papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0320
Abstract Former seamstress and long-time resident of Fort Madison, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1994

Cecile Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0006
Abstract Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Dates: 1964-1998

Cherry Muhanji papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0366
Abstract Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Dates: 1984-2006

E. Marie Hawkins papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0333
Abstract Iowa City elementary school teacher.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.
Dates: 1991-1997

Edith Reed Atkinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0251
Abstract Singer and radio-script editor from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Atkinson performed in a song-and-dance act with her brothers Wallace and Cecil Reed from 1935 to 1944.
Dates: 1935-1997

Giving Voice to their Memories: Oral Histories of African American Women in Iowa

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0331
Abstract Oral history project of the Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1997-1998

Helen Lemme Reading Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0399
Abstract African American reading club formed in 1984 by University of Iowa graduate students.
Dates: 1984-1998

Jacqueline Scott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0295
Abstract Elementary schoolteacher in Keokuk, Iowa.
Dates: 1988-1997

Jean Berry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0297
Abstract Des Moines-based artist.
Dates: 1989-2000

Jean Shoots papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0308
Abstract Writer, performer, volunteer, and nurse in Iowa City.
Dates: 1990-1998

Leah A. Jones papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0304
Abstract Chicago native and graduate of the University of Iowa.

Arrangement Two folders:  folder 1 shelved in SCVF;  folder 2 shelved in map case.
Dates: 1983-1997

Lemme Family papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0260
Abstract Traces the family history of Helen Lemme, a civil rights activist who was named Iowa City's first Woman of the Year in 1955.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1970-1998

Lois H. Eichacker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0255
Abstract Fort Madison civic leader and former president of the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board.
Dates: 1905-2006

Marguerite Cothorn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0402
Abstract Social worker and political activist, who served on the Iowa Civil Rights Commission from 1983 to 1984.
Dates: 1986-1994

Marjorie Marsh papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0321
Abstract Fort Madison, Iowa, native, and active club member and volunteer.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1993-1997

Mary Dickens papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0314
Abstract Community activist, volunteer, and poet in Waterloo.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1991-1993 and undated

Ruth Bluford Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0159
Abstract Professor Emeritus of Social Work at the University of Northern Iowa, author, and Black Hawk County Supervisor.
Dates: 1977-1997

United Sisters of Black Hawk County records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0315
Abstract Iowa affiliate of Networking Together, Inc., an organization for women of color.
Dates: 1984-1996