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Anabeth Koob Voigts papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0694
Abstract Materials relate to the efforts of Voigts to obtain the release of her sister, Kathryn Koob, who was held hostage in Iran between 1979 and 1981.
Dates: 1976-1999

Candace Packard Lambie papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0267
Abstract Officer in local and state chapters of the League of Women Voters and Daughters of the American Revolution.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1959-1991

Dale McCormick papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0513
Abstract Carpenter and activist for women in non-traditional jobs.
Dates: 1958-1997

Denise O'Brien papers

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

Dorothy Schramm papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0183
Abstract Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Dates: 1938-2006

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

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

Jill Jack papers

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

Joyce Schulte papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0892
Abstract Democratic candidate for Iowa's fifth congressional district in 2004 and 2006.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 2004-2010

Katherine Stroud papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0420
Abstract Leader of the 1949 campaign to reform Des Moines city government and adopt the city manager plan.
Dates: 1940-2001; 1940-1977

Kathleen Wood Laurila papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0458
Abstract Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Dates: 1956-1999

Linda Yanney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0413
Abstract Iowa City feminist and champion of LGBT rights.
Dates: 1948-2000

Lolly Eggers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0806
Abstract Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.
Dates: 1963-1994

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007; 1975-2000

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

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

Magdalen Meade papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0648
Abstract Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
Dates: 1891-1992

Maria Rundquist papers

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

Marilyn O. Murphy papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0547
Abstract Social activist from Sioux City, Iowa.
Dates: 1973-2010

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

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League of Women Voters of Iowa 4
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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 2
Older Women's League (U.S.) 2
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University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 2
Alan Guttmacher Institute 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Patients Association 1
Americans for Religious Liberty 1
Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967 1
Attlee, Felicity 1
Attlee, Martin 1
Attlee, Violet 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Catholics for a Free Choice (Organization) 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 1
Chicago Housing Authority 1
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005 1
Christian Children's Fund 1
Coe College 1
Collins, Susan 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Donovan, Vergene 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Dubuque Packing Company 1
Durham, Leona 1
Eggers, Lolly, 1929- 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
Feminist Majority (Organization) 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Grace and Rubies (Restaurant : Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 1
Griffin, Phyllis 1
Hanley, Sarah, 1937- 1
Harris, Briana 1
Harris, Larry 1
Health Planning Council of Central Iowa 1
Hoover Health Council (Iowa) 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa American Revolution Bicentennial Commission 1
Iowa Church Leaders Peace Caravan 1
Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Commission on Latino Affairs 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Council of Republican Women 1
Iowa Farmers Union 1
Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
Jew, Jean Y. 1
Johnson County Council on the Status of Women (Iowa) 1
Johnson County Health Council (Iowa) 1
Johnson County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Koob, Kathryn 1
Lambie, Candace Packard 1
Laurila, Kathleen Wood, 1940- 1
Lawrence, Noah 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
League of Women Voters (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 1
Marylanders for the Right to Choose (Organization) 1
Mason, Kären 1
McCormick, Dale 1
Meade, Magdalen, 1913-2005 1
Midwest Gas (Company) 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Missouri Women's Network 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Mullen family 1
Mullen, Michael Eugene, 1944-1970 1
Mullen, Peg, 1917-2009 1
Murphy, Marilyn, 1921-2012 1
National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
National Family Farm Coalition (U.S.) 1
National Farmers' Union (U.S.) 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
New Directions for Women (Organization) 1
Norman, Susan J. 1
O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 1
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