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Alma Marie Kouba Kress papers

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Identifier: IWA0405
Abstract Buchanan County elementary school teacher and clubwoman.
Dates: 1925-2006

Burlington Clubwomen's Time Capsule records

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Identifier: IWA0910
Abstract Time capsule documenting women's community involvement, as captured in 1896 and 1946.
Dates: 1896, 1946

Claudine Harris papers

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Identifier: IWA0446
Abstract Harris worked in radiation detection instrumentation. She was active in the Johnson County League of Women Voters and the Johnson County Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
Dates: 1903-2011

Denise O'Brien papers

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Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Edith Neal papers

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Identifier: IWA0660
Abstract Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Dates: 1931-1997

Elizabeth Anna Gernes papers

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Identifier: IWA0270
Abstract Educator and Red Cross worker.

Arrangement Two folders, shelved in SCVF; one audiocassette [AC341] shelved in audiocassette collection.
Dates: 1929-1996

Esther J. Walls papers

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Identifier: IWA0288
Abstract Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Dates: 1860-1996

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault records

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Identifier: IWA0552
Abstract IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.
Dates: 1979-2000

Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs records

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Identifier: IWA0565
Abstract Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
Dates: 1853-2006

Iowa Press Women records

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Identifier: IWA0016
Abstract Local affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women.
Dates: 1933-2001

Jean Lloyd-Jones papers

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Identifier: IWA0066
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City and president of the Iowa Peace Institute.
Dates: 1964-2003

Jill Jack papers

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Identifier: IWA0519
Abstract Iowa City political activist.
Dates: 1967-2006

Josephine M. Kuba papers

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Identifier: IWA0406
Abstract Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.
Dates: 1885-1998

Joyce Nielsen papers

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

Kathryn W. Hansen

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Identifier: IWA0859
Abstract Photographer, Peace Corps volunteer, and United Nations Association leader and member.
Dates: 1959-2012; Other: Date acquired: 20100000

Margaret McCollum papers

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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

Ortha P. Neff papers

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Identifier: IWA0561
Abstract Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.
Dates: 1944-2006

Patricia Hillard papers

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Identifier: IWA0715
Abstract Papers document Hillard's work as Western U.S. Division Director of La Leche League International. Arrangement Administrative, Boxes 1-10Area Conferences, Boxes 10-11Area Coordinator of Leaders (ACL), Boxes 11-13Areas, Boxes 13-18Biographical information, Box 1Conferences, Boxes 18-20Correspondence, Boxes 20-25Division Director, Boxes 25-27Financial...
Dates: 1963-2001

Pilot International Club of Iowa City

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Identifier: IWA0788
Abstract Organization to promote improvement of conditions and treatment for brain-related disorders.
Dates: 1962-2010

Polly Ely papers

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Identifier: IWA0829
Abstract Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1937-2008; Other: Date acquired: 2010-07-01

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