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Women -- Political activity

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 128 Collections and/or Records:

Sue M. Reed papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0130
Abstract Republican Party activist and officer of Iowa and National Federations of Republican Women, 1950s-1970s.
Dates: 1934-1996

Thelma B. Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0022
Abstract Iowa City mayor in 1961; served on the city council from 1958 to 1963.
Dates: 1947-1967

Vera Shivvers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0464
Abstract Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.
Dates: 1914-1990

Vergene Donovan papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0232
Abstract Spencer, Iowa, resident active in the Iowa Federation of Republican women.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1975-2012

Virginia Becker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0540
Abstract Scrapbooks of Bremer County, Iowa, Farm Bureau woman.
Dates: 1976-1993

Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0751
Abstract Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.
Dates: 1874-2006

Women's Equity Action League (Iowa Division) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0696
Abstract Organization that promoted economic equity for women by focusing on educational, legal, and tax issues affecting women.
Dates: 1972-1977

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Des Moines Chapter) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0240
Abstract Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race.  They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.
Dates: 1962-2008