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Billie D. Lloyd papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0705
Abstract Social worker, community activist, and civic administrator who founded the Quad Cities Conference on Black Families, Inc.
Dates: 1957-1995; 1976-1991

De Jong Family papers

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Identifier: IWA0906
Abstract Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Dates: 1852-2011

Dorothy Misbach papers

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Identifier: IWA0468
Abstract Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Dates: 1890-1999

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

Joan Blundall papers

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Identifier: IWA0486
Abstract Social worker who developed support services for rural families during the 1980s farm crisis in Iowa.
Dates: 1986-1998

Judy Klemesrud papers

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Identifier: IWA0094
Abstract Nationally recognized journalist whose reporting included coverage of the women's movement.
Dates: 1939-1995

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0733
Overview The members of Davenport LULAC Council 10 engaged in a wide range of social and political activities including annual fiestas, civil rights and fair housing.
Dates: 1932-2019

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 Terronez papers

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Identifier: IWA0497
Abstract Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Dates: 1926-2009

McCown Family Papers

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Identifier: IWA0852
Abstract Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Dates: 1909-2012

Modesta and Genero Garnica papers

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Identifier: IWA0885
Abstract Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Dates: 1949-2004

Shirley M. Sandage papers

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Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Dates: 1927-2012; 1964-2012

Vina Thorpe papers

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Identifier: IWA0253
Abstract Des Moines newspaper columnist and editor who ran Thorpe Publications with her husband.
Dates: 1893-1995; 1907-1995

Viola Nesfield Owen papers

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Identifier: IWA0801
Abstract Mother and piano teacher living in Wisconsin, cooresponding with family in Waterloo, Iowa.
Dates: 1911-1963

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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 2
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Christen, Inez, 1906-1999 1
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De Jong, Bernard, 1918- 1
De Jong, Eunice, 1923-2012 1
De Jong, Frederick, -1942 1
De Jong, Henry, 1913-2002 1
De Jong, Jan, 1884-1965 1
De Jong, Jeanette, 1914-2004 1
De Jong, Joanne, 1927-2005 1
De Jong, Lorraine Schol, 1914-2007 1
De Jong, Trentje Beuckens, 1885-1978 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Fillers, Freddie 1
Franklin Book Programs, inc. 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Garnica family 1
Garnica, Genero, 1896-1973 1
Garnica, Modesta Lopez, 1901-1974 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa State University. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Iowa. Supreme Court 1
Klemesrud, Judy 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
Lloyd, Billie D., 1940-1991 1
Manuscript Society (U.S.) 1
McCown family 1
McCown, Alfred Brown, 1850-1929 1
McCown, Anne Elizabeth, 1965- 1
McCown, Don Cleveland, 1884-1950 1
McCown, Frances Anne, 1902-1963 1
McCown, John Patrick, 1964- 1
McCown, Margaret 1
McCown, Robert A., 1939-2015 1
Midwest Archives Conference 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Mikels family 1
Mikels, Lyman 1
Muscatine Migrant Committee 1
National Association of Women Judges (U.S.) 1
National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
Nesfield family 1
Neuman, Linda Kinney, 1948- 1
New York Times Company 1
O'Connor, Reverend William 1
Older Women's League (U.S.) 1
Owen, Charles, 1928-1952 1
Owen, Nita Mae 1
Owen, Viola Nesfield, 1896-1981 1
Perkins School for the Blind 1
Peterson, Andrew 1
Quad Cities Conference on Black Families 1
Roberts family 1
Roberts, Clyde L. 1
Roberts, Clyde Leslie 1
Roberts, Dora Belle 1
Sandage family 1
Sandage, Scott 1
Sandage, Shirley M., 1927-2012 1
State University of Iowa 1
Swab, Joy 1
Terronez family 1
Terronez, Felipe Bravo 1
Terronez, Irene 1
Terronez, John, 1938-1997 1
Terronez, Mary, 1918-2009 1
Terronez, Virginia 1
Tétreault, Mary Ann, 1942- 1
Thorpe Publications (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Thorpe, Ray, -1961 1
Thorpe, Vina, 1906- 1
United States Department of Labor 1
United States Employment Service 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Department 1
Van Duyn, Grace 1
Vargas, Henry, 1929- 1
Walls, Esther J., 1926- 1
Whitehead, Betty 1
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