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Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract

Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.

Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract

The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.

Dates: 1964-2003

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Jo Rabenold papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0191
Abstract

Iowa City activist who collected lesbian and feminist publications during the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1965-1983

Lolly Eggers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0806
Abstract

Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.

Dates: 1963-1994

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

National Organization for Women, Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0017
Abstract

Feminist activist organization records.

Dates: 1977-1997

Phylliss Henry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0044
Abstract

First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.

Dates: 1971-2004

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0151
Abstract

Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.

Dates: 1960-2006

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Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
Durden, Betty 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Eggers, Lolly, 1929-2021 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Gay Liberation Front (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Goetsch, Dorothy 1
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Grinnell College 1
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 1
Johnson County Council on the Status of Women (Iowa) 1
Johnson County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lesbian Alliance (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
Lynch, Deborah 1
McKee, Alice 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
Rabenold, Jo 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Republican Party (Iowa) 1
Smith, Charlie 1
Spencer, Lonabelle Kaplan, 1925-2011 1
United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1
United States. Marshals Service 1
University of Iowa. Action Studies Program 1
University of Iowa. Rape Victim Advocacy Program 1
Villines, Evelyne 1
Wall, Joe 1
Watson, Lynn, 1948- 1
Women's Coffeehouse (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
World Conference on Women (4th : 1995 : Beijing, China) 1
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