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Women in public life

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:

FlaGstone: A Publication of the FG Syndrome Family Alliance newsletters

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0610
Abstract The newsletter of the FG Syndrome Family Alliance, edited by two Iowa City women whose sons have FG syndrome.
Dates: 1998-

Flora Garden Club (Manchester, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0481
Abstract The records include notebooks for flower shows, a program planning book, and newspaper articles.
Dates: 1950-2004

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.
Dates: 1964-1991

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0365
Abstract The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Dates: 1905-1996

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0552
Abstract IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.
Dates: 1979-2000

Iowa Porkettes records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0626
Abstract Women's auxiliary of the Iowa Pork Producer's Association, founded in 1964. Merged with the men's organization in 1992.
Dates: 1964-1996

Iowa Women's Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0269
Abstract Women's organization to fund and assist programs that create opportunities for women and girls in Iowa.
Dates: 1990-2003

Iowa Women's Hall of Fame records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0174
Abstract Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.
Dates: 1975-

Jane Burleson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0340
Abstract Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
Dates: 1956-1998

Jennifer Riggs Cosson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0431
Abstract A known suffragist who was active in community and political circles in Des Moines, Iowa.
Dates: 1890-1943

Joan Vander Naald Egenes papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0332
Abstract Des Moines-born clubwoman, community leader, businesswoman, and Republican Party activist.
Dates: 1966-1997

Josephine Gruhn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0382
Abstract Britt, Iowa-born member of the Iowa House of Representatives and vice-chair of the Committee on Agriculture during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Dates: 1982-1992

June Parker Goldman papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0227
Abstract Japanese-American woman who was a member of the Know Your Neighbor panel in Des Moines in the 1960s.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1964

Kathleen Halloran Chapman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0263
Abstract Attorney and Democrat who served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1996.
Dates: 1977-1999

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
Dates: 1880, 1918-1993

Lena Belle Bock papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0118
Abstract Member of the Iowa House of Representatives from 1960 to 1964.
Dates: 1960-1981

Leona Call papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0161
Abstract Professor of Greek at the State University of Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1886-1943

Lida Cochran papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0581
Abstract Audiovisual educator and professor in the Education Department at the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1917-2006

Lois H. Eichacker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0255
Abstract Fort Madison civic leader and former president of the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board.
Dates: 1905-2006

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007; 1975-2000