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Civic improvement

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Clara Steen Skott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0216
Abstract Free-lance writer, home economics teacher, and civic leader who wrote articles and diaries concerning life in Iowa, China, and Wisconsin.

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

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Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.

Des Moines Women's Club records

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Identifier: IWA0858
Abstract Civic and philanthropic organization.

Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs records

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Identifier: IWA0565
Abstract Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

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Identifier: IWA0635
Abstract The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area.   During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.

Mary C. Neuhauser papers

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Identifier: IWA0455
Abstract Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).

Maude Esther White papers

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Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.

Professional Women's League (Des Moines, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0110
Abstract Women's club founded in Des Moines in January 1900.

Quota Club (Sioux City, Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0342
Abstract Professional women's service club formed before 1935, which is active in community and world service, with special emphasis on hearing and speech aid.