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wa00003. African American Women

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00003

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Martha Nash papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0235
Abstract Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.

Mary Dickens papers

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

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0262
Abstract Social worker and the first African American woman in the United States to be named executive director of a greater metropolitan YWCA.

Maude Esther White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.

Olabelle Reed papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0343
Abstract Teacher, community activist, and co-founder of Club Les Dames, an African American women's club in Waterloo.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Phyllis Harper-Bardach papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0319
Abstract Educator of hearing-impaired children and retired professor of Education at the University of Iowa.

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.

Sarilda Phillips papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0671
Abstract Mississippi schoolteacher who was forced into retirement in 1956 following desegregation.

United Sisters of Black Hawk County records

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