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wa00016. Latinas and their Families

 Record Group
Identifier: wa00016

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Mary Vasquez Olvera papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0559
Abstract

Davenport, Iowa, woman whose parents came to Iowa from Mexico in the 1910s.

Dates: 1923-2003

Modesta and Genaro Garnica papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0885
Abstract

Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.

Dates: 1949-2004

Mujeres Latinas Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0822
Abstract

Oral histories with Latino women and family members conducted by the staff of the Iowa Women's Archives through its Mujeres Latinas project.

Dates: 2003-2017

Muscatine Migrant Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0745
Abstract

Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.

Dates: 1962-2005

Otilia Gomez Savala papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0827
Abstract

Davenport woman raised in the Cook's Point neighborhood, whose parents emigrated from Mexico in the early twentieth century.

Dates: 1937-2014

“Pathways to Iowa: Migration Stories from the Iowa Women’s Archives”

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1221
Abstract

An exhibit focused on migration to Iowa that was hosted at the University of Iowa Libraries in 2012.

Dates: 2012

Patricia Peterson Wiese papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0810
Abstract

English as a Second Language teacher in West Liberty, Iowa.

Dates: 1978-2010

Rev. William T. O'Connor papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1184
Abstract

Roman Catholic priest and labor rights advocate who taught at St. Ambrose College, Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1922-1984

Shirley M. Sandage papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract

Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.

Dates: 1927-2012

Sister Maria Luisa "Molly" Muñoz papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA1128
Abstract

Chicana nun, nurse, and activist that worked closely with migrant workers and families.

Dates: 1972 - 2006

West Liberty Latino History collection

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1173
Abstract

History of Latinx people in Iowa from 1938-2011.

Dates: 1938-2010

Women:Hood Project records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1372
Abstract

Oral histories exploring personal experiences of femininity, and images of responsive artworks.

Dates: 2018 - 2023