Found in 112 Collections and/or Records:
Organization created to recruit, educate, and elect Democratic women to public office in Iowa.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Republican who served in Iowa House of Representatives from 1980 to 1994.
Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.
Farm woman and Republican state legislator from Marshalltown, Iowa.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Iowa state legislator from 1967 to 1977.
Topical files, arranged alphabetically, boxes 1-22; correspondence, boxes 23-30.
First woman mayor of Iowa City, serving from 1922 to 1925.
Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.
Republican Iowa legislator from 1950 to 1956 and former president of the League of Women Voters of Iowa.
The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Legislative commission designed to study, protect, and advocate for the women of Iowa.
Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
The organization formed in 1992 to work for passage of the state ERA in Iowa.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
High school bascketball player who sued the Iowa Girl's High School Athletic Union to be allowed to play on the school team after becoming pregnant.