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Dubuque (Iowa)

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf: Library Of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Donovan F. Ward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0397
Abstract Dubuque, Iowa, surgeon. Subject files, articles, and speeches relating in great part to his term as president of the American Medical Association.

Lyman Whiting Papers

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Identifier: msc0172
Abstract Congregational clergyman. Diaries, correspondence, sermons, and other materials.

Marion Carson papers

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Identifier: IWA0132
Abstract Graduate of Ministry at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, where she was the first Unitarian Universalist student.

Martha Nash papers

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Identifier: IWA0235
Abstract Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0223
Abstract The group was formed in 1973. The purpose of the group was to improve and expand the role of women in society and it supported the Equal Rights Amendment, safe and legal abortion among other issues.

R. Weston Diaries

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Identifier: msc0117
Abstract Railroad mechanic. Two diaries containing details about his daily work in the shops of the C.B.&Q. and C.D.&M. railroads, community news and gossip in Dubuque, Iowa, and personal matters.

Richard Pike Bissell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0565
Abstract Typescript and holograph drafts, galley proofs, editor's notes, source material, etc., documenting the writings of this Dubuque novelist and author of 7 1/2 Cents (1953), the basis of the musical hit, The Pajama Game (1954, filmed 1957).

Robinson-Lacy Family papers

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Identifier: IWA0424
Abstract Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.

Ruth Scharnau papers

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Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.

Sister Gwen Hennessey papers

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Identifier: IWA0491
Abstract Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.