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Dorothy Paul papers

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Identifier: IWA0349
Abstract Iowa City peace activist and educator who was executive director of the UNA-USA Iowa Division from 1976 to 1996.
Dates: 1955-2014

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

Frances Hawthorne papers

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Identifier: IWA0473
Abstract Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Dates: 1906-2000; 1950-2000

Jane Burleson papers

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Identifier: IWA0340
Abstract Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
Dates: 1931-1998

Josie Thurston papers

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Identifier: IWA0514
Abstract Journalist who worked for the Des Moines Register between 1947 and 1957 and was later a freelance writer.
Dates: 1893-1990

Linda Kinney Neuman papers

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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

Mary Elizabeth Wood papers

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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.
Dates: 1920-1998

Maude Esther White papers

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Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.
Dates: 1957-1996

Merle Ramirez papers

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Identifier: IWA0809
Overview Educator, activist, and musician from Davenport, Iowa, who held leadership positions in UAW Local 858 and League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC).
Dates: 1987 - 2016

Pi Lambda Theta, Theta Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0817
Abstract Honorary society for women students in the field of education.
Dates: 1918-2008

Roberta Till-Retz papers

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Identifier: IWA0802
Abstract Research and educational materials of activist and labor educator Roberta Till-Retz.
Dates: 1970-2006

The Way Up Leadership Conference Records

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Identifier: IWA1003
Overview Iowa-based conference held annually since 1983 to promote women in higher education.
Dates: 1983 - 1994

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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
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Mount Ararat Baptist Church (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
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