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Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Cecile Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0006
Abstract Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Dates: 1964-1998

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009; 1970-2005

Edna Griffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0443
Abstract Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Dates: 1948-2004

Ernest Rodriguez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0784
Abstract Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Dates: 1910-2014

Jean and John L. Schneiders papers

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Identifier: IWA0783
Abstract Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.
Dates: 1962-1971

Jean Shoots papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0308
Abstract Writer, performer, volunteer, and nurse in Iowa City.
Dates: 1990-1998

Joyce Beisswenger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0823
Abstract Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Dates: 1906-2005

Lemme Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0260
Abstract Traces the family history of Helen Lemme, a civil rights activist who was named Iowa City's first Woman of the Year in 1955.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1970-1998

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0886
Abstract Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-2013

March for Women's Lives, Iowa Delegation, records

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Identifier: IWA0578
Abstract On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Dates: 2004

Margaret Anderson papers

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Identifier: IWA0001
Abstract Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.
Dates: 1973-1978

Margaret Atherton Bonney papers

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Identifier: IWA0313
Abstract Bonney's research files include Iowa suffragist Mary Jane Coggeshall, scientist Mary Louise Putnam, physician Jennie McCowen, and pioneer evangelist and minister, Abner Kneeland
Dates: 1810-1992

Maria Rundquist papers

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Identifier: IWA0544
Abstract Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Dates: 1959-2016

Martha Nash papers

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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.
Dates: 1939-2000

Mary Louise Smith papers

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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

May Tangen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0895
Abstract University of Iowa librarian who moved to Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement.

Arrangement Three folders, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1961-1982

Muscatine Migrant Committee records

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Identifier: IWA0745
Abstract Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Dates: 1962-2005

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0223
Abstract The group was formed in 1973. The purpose of the group was to improve and expand the role of women in society and it supported the Equal Rights Amendment, safe and legal abortion among other issues.
Dates: 1973-1995

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Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 1
Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women's (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Beisswenger family 1
Beisswenger, Don 1
Beisswenger, Joyce, 1930-2002 1
Beisswenger, Judy 1
Bonney, Margaret Atherton 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Cadena, Juan 1
Cadena, Marta 1
Catholic Interracial Council (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission 1
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 1
Christian Children's Fund 1
Coggeshall, Mary Jane Whitely, 1836-1911 1
Cooper, Cecile, 1900-1997 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924- 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Davenport Academy of Sciences 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Des Moines Tutoring Center 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Drake University 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Ely, Polly, 1920-2008 1
Estes, Simon 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Global Cedar Rapids (Organization) 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Grant, Christine, 1936- 1
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 1
Griffin, Phyllis 1
Helen Lemme Elementary School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Himschoot, Nickol 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Commission on Latino Affairs 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of African-Americans 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa State Teachers College 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 1
Juilliard School 1
Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Kneeland, Abner, 1774-1844 1
Lawrence, Noah 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lemme family 1
Lemme, Helen 1
March For Women's Lives. Iowa Delegation 1
Mason, Kären 1
McCowen, Jennie, 1845-1924 1
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 1
Midwest Gas (Company) 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Mount Holyoke College 1
Muscatine Migrant Committee 1
Nash, Martha, 1925-2000 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Council of Catholic Women (U.S.) 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Organization for Women 1
National Organization for Women. Iowa 1
National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
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Older Women's League (U.S.) 1
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 1
Penuel Ridge Contemplative Retreat Center (Cheatham County, Tenn.) 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 1
Putnam Museum 1
Putnam, Mary Louise Duncan, 1832-1903 1
Quad Cities Council on Human Rights 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
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