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Jewish Women in Iowa

 Subject
Subject Source: Iwa

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.

Bertha Korn Tucker papers

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Identifier: IWA0434
Abstract Writer and life-long student who was active in the Sisterhood (Jewish aid society) at the Beth El Jacob Synagogue in Des Moines and Hadassah, a national organization aiding disadvantaged Jews, primarily children.

Carolyn "Kay" Bucksbaum papers

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Identifier: IWA0591
Abstract Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.

Gertrude Cohen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0358
Abstract Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.

Joan Lipsky papers

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Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Louise Goldman papers

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Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.

Louise Rosenfield Noun papers

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Identifier: IWA0035
Abstract Feminist and civil liberties activist from Des Moines, Iowa, who was also an art collector, author, and co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.

Marlene Booth Papers

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Identifier: IWA0447
Abstract Jewish independent filmmaker raised in Des Moines, Iowa.

Ohsman-Berg Family Papers

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Identifier: IWA1025
Overview Letters, photographs, and papers of an extended Jewish family that emigrated from Eastern Europe to Iowa in the nineteenth century.

Oliver Pollak papers

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Identifier: IWA1036
Overview A collection of cookbooks and documents from Jewish women’s organizations in Iowa.