wa00014. Women's Clubs and Organizations
Found in 144 Collections and/or Records:
Commemorated the efforts of pioneer suffragists and the enfranchisement of women.
Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
An organization to promote the upward mobility of women in educational management.
Iowa chapter of the national organization.
Women's organization to fund and assist programs that create opportunities for women and girls in Iowa.
Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
A cookbook put together by members of the Johnson County Democratic Women’s Club.
Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.
"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).
Materials related to four women’s clubs in rural Jones County in the second half of 20th century.
Farm women's club organized in 1926.
Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
This non-partisan group studied and acted upon the many local issues including the following: the council-manager form of city government, home rule for local and county government, reapportionment of legislative districts of the Iowa General Assembly, desegregation and integration of Des Moines public schools, and the need for affordable housing in the community.
The league has been involved in various projects and studies throughout its history, reflecting changing political issues while maintaining a core concern for the community of Mount Vernon.
During the 1980s and 1990s, the LWV of Muscatine conducted a number of studies on Muscatine county issues, including the ambulance 911 system, law enforcement, county courthouse space needs, alternative forms of county government, housing, education, land use, hazardous waste, local option tax, the U.S. Highway 61 Bypass, and the Muscatine fire station.
Study club founded in 1887.
Women's division of the local Farm Bureau.
4 folders, shelved in SCVF.
Organization of Marion women's clubs.