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Social participation

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 61 Collections and/or Records:

Joan Lipsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Dates: 1880-2015

Know Your Neighbor Club (Williams, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0291
Abstract Farm women's club organized in 1926.
Dates: 1926-1996

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

 Collection
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

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

 Collection
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.
Dates: 1937 - 2010

Louane Newsome papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0213
Abstract Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.
Dates: 1938-2004

Lowell Club (Boone, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0091
Abstract Study club founded in 1887.
Dates: 1987

Madge Clark Girard papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0617
Abstract Reflections on Girard's early life homesteading in South Dakota.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1972-1991

Margaret McCollum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0143
Abstract Des Moines resident who was a leader in women's organizations including American Mother's Inc., PTA and AAUW.
Dates: 1942-2008

Marilyn O. Murphy papers

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

Mary Grefe papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0186
Abstract Educator, social activist, politician and businesswoman who was inducted into the Iowa Women's Hall of Fame in 1980.
Dates: 1943-1997; 1979-1988

Mary Lou Kirk scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0743
Abstract Created by Kirk, when she belonged to the Glad Girls of Grove 4-H chapter in Grove Township, Cass County, Iowa.
Dates: 1942-1949

Maude Barkley Keck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0554
Abstract Diaries and account books of this Cherokee, Iowa woman record farm chores and expenses, housekeeping and family life.
Dates: 1937-1976

National Association of Women in Construction, Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0372
Abstract The local chapter gives scholarships to students interested in construction careers, sponsors an annual golf outing and provides social networking opportunities for women who work in construction.
Dates: 1978-2005

National Association of Women in Construction, Des Moines Chapter scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0644
Abstract Organization to provide a forum for women in the construction industry to meet and exchange ideas.

Arrangement One scrapbook, shelved in Box 1, oversize.
Dates: 1961-1964

National Secretaries Association Robert Lucus Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0659
Abstract Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.
Dates: 1947-1987

Neighborhood Social Club records (Delaware County, Iowa)

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0661
Abstract The club formed in 1915 near Manchester, Iowa for women to discuss aspects of rural, farm and family life.
Dates: 1931-1999

New Art Club of Marion (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0257
Abstract Organized in Marion, Iowa in 1935 to for women to do needlework and handicrafts.
Dates: 1939-1974

New World Collective Records

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0664
Abstract A Des Moines collective which existed between 1972 and 1980. Members lived communally and participated in a variety of progressive actions.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1980

Nissen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0073
Abstract Biographical materials relate to Walnut, Iowa clubwoman Wilma Parker Nissen and her daughters.
Dates: 1936-1996

North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0666
Abstract Local chapter of 4-H organized in Mahaska County, Iowa, 1952.
Dates: 1952-1979