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wa00013. Women, Politics, and the Law

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00013

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Elaine Szymoniak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0166
Abstract Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Dates: 1974-2004

Elizabeth Shaw papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0026
Abstract Iowa state legislator from 1967 to 1977.

Arrangement Topical files, arranged alphabetically, boxes 1-22; correspondence, boxes 23-30.
Dates: 1965-1977

Gladys Nelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0662
Abstract Republican Iowa legislator from 1950 to 1956 and former president of the League of Women Voters of Iowa.
Dates: 1938-1995

Janet Shipton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0264
Abstract Political activist and Johnson County, Iowa, supervisor who was the daughter of British Prime Minister Clement Attlee.
Dates: 1936-1991

Janis Torrence-Laughlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0125
Abstract Muscatine County Supervisor from 1976 to 1982 and Representative in the Iowa Legislature from 1983 to 1985.
Dates: 1976-1990

Joyce Nielsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0665
Abstract Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Dates: 1951-1996

Katherine Mull Falvey Zastrow papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0052
Abstract State representative from 1958 to 1964 and the first woman elected to Charles City Council, 1970.
Dates: 1927-1995

Linda Kinney Neuman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0532
Abstract Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
Dates: 1975-2003

Margaret McCollum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0143
Abstract Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.
Dates: 1942-2008

Mary C. Neuhauser papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0455
Abstract Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Dates: 1968-1999

Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

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.
Dates: 1957-1996

Myrtilla F. Levin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0032
Abstract Active in the Republican Party, mayor of Newton, Iowa, and executive director of Iowa Business Council.
Dates: 1972-1997

National Organization for Women, Des Moines Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0014
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1971-1987

Patricia J. Pardun papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0024
Abstract State vice chair of the Republican Party in Iowa from 1967 to 1973.
Dates: 1959-1978

Peg Mullen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0082
Abstract Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.

Arrangement Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of Friendly Fire and a hardcover copy of Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir are shelved in the printed works collection.
Dates: 1968-2010

Ruth Scharnau papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Dates: 1970-2013

Vera Shivvers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0464
Abstract Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.
Dates: 1914-1990