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Mt. Vernon, Iowa high school teacher who later owned and directed The Depot Museum in Fayette County, Iowa.
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.
Memoir and oral history transcript of a rural Iowa school teacher.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Autobiographical essays and family history of six generations by rural schoolteacher, homemaker, and artist.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
Letters From Egypt by Helen Baird Branyan consists primarily of Clarice Bloomfield's letters, written between 1920 and 1938. The letters describe the life of an Albia, Iowa, girl who became a missionary in Egypt.
Papers include photographs of 1995 suffrage parade and Iowa ERA rallies.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V339] shelved in videocassette collection.
Librarian from rural Iowa.
University of Iowa graduate and teacher whose papers include correspondence and scrapbook files relating to her work on a variety of social issues.
Humorous newsletter written and edited by Veronica Keasling following the lives of the residents of Imogene, Iowa.
Research materials for her book, The View From 70: Women's Recollections and Reflections, published in 2004.
Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.
The Iowa City Area Christian Women's Club holds Friendship Bible Coffees and monthly luncheons. The ICCW formed in 1967 as an offshoot of Stonecroft Ministries.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
The Iowa League for Nursing's efforts have included active participation in community planning and action for health care, advocating changes such as home health care. The organization made efforts to assure the continuing supply of nurses by providing them with the educational opportunities to reach their maximum career potential, ability to move into management and leadership positions, and promoting a greater public appreciation of nursing as a profession.
Newsletters of pacifist group Peace Links, based in the Northwest Iowa towns of Paullina and Primghar.
Local affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women.
Iowa chapter of the national organization.
Oral history interviews with the 'pioneers' of Iowa's women jurists.