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wa00013. Women, Politics, and the Law

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00013

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Beverly A. Hannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

Democratic Activist Women's Network, District 1 records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0602
Abstract Organization created to recruit, educate, and elect Democratic women to public office in Iowa.
Dates: 1981-2009

Elaine Szymoniak papers

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

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

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0351
Abstract Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Dates: 1958-1995

Kim Landhuis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0236
Abstract Native of Vietnam who became a teacher, school board member, and 1994 candidate for the Iowa senate.
Dates: 1943-2004

Louise Goldman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1933-1997

Patricia Harper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0510
Abstract Iowa State Representative and Senator who served in the legislature from 1987 to 2002.
Dates: 1986-2003

Polk County Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0748
Abstract County branch of a national organization to support candidates who promote women's rights and women's participation in the political process.
Dates: 1974-1987

Sonja Larsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0439
Abstract Republican representative in the Iowa legislature who ran for mayor of Ottumwa in 1981.
Dates: 1977-1982

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