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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

Identifier: IWA0089

Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.

Dates: 1988-1993

Adrien Wing papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA1095

Black attorney, faculty and Associate Dean at the University of Iowa College of Law.

Dates: 1990-1995

Aime Wichtendahl oral history collection

Identifier: IWA1347
Scope and Contents The Aime Wichtendahl oral history collection consists of the recording and transcript of one oral history interview conducted with Wichtendahl by Kate Orazem in 2023. The collection also contains a business card and a button representing Wichtendahl's campaign promotional materials.In her oral history interview, Wichtendahl discusses the development of her political beliefs, campaigns, and her experiences as a city councilor for Hiawatha, Iowa. Municipal topics covered in the interview include the passage of a higher minimum wage for Linn County in 2017, zoning and housing development, and strategies Wichtendahl used to lower property taxes while maintaining service levels in her community. Wichtendahl also narrates her personal biography, including reflections on growing up trans in an Iowa Christian family, memories of political awakening, her coming-out process, her divorce, and parenthood. She provides her analysis of anti-trans legislation in Iowa in the 2020s and...
Dates: 2023

Albert J. Cohen Papers

Identifier: MsC0126

American motion picture and television script writer and producer. Program scripts, department materials, memos, clippings, notes, correspondence, production budgets, and miscellaneous photographs.

Dates: 1948-1961; Majority of material found within 1951-1955

Barbara Coffin papers

Identifier: IWA0045

City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.

Dates: 1944-2006

Betty Mae Page papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0281

Waterloo, Iowa resident who served on Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1969-1996

Bonnie J. Campbell papers

Identifier: IWA0368

Chair of Iowa's Democratic Party from 1987 to 1991 and first woman to serve as Iowa's Attorney General from 1990 until 1994.

Dates: 1992-1999

Brine, Pelton and Thompson V. The University of Iowa records

Identifier: IWA0495

Materials relate to the suit filed by 3 dental hygiene faculty members charging that the scheduled closing of the University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program was discriminatory.


Appeal Documents, 1995-1996 (Boxes 19-20)

Background Information, 1985-1995 (Boxes 20-24, 27)

Defendant Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 6-10)

Formal Documents, 1991-1995 (Boxes 1-3)

Letters of Support, 1991-1995 (Boxes 25-26)

Newspaper Clippings, 1991-1996 (Box 26)

Plaintiff Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 11-19, 27)

Trial Transcripts, 1995 (Boxes 3-6)

Unidentified Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 10-11)

Dates: 1985-1996

Carolyn Pendray papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1150

First woman elected to the Iowa General Assembly, representing Jackson County in both the Iowa House of Representatives and the Iowa Senate.

Dates: 1932

Carr and Carr Records

Identifier: MsC0130

Complete records of a pioneer law firm and several of its predecessors, including correspondence, account books, ledgers, cases, journals, and receipts.

Dates: 1857-1957

Charles A. Dewey Papers

Identifier: MsC0103

Judge and lawyer. Papers relating primarily to his career on the bench. Correspondence and subject files, together with biographical material, speeches, and articles make up the collection. Includes jury instructions and a well documented lawsuit involving Union Carbide and Carbon Corp.

Dates: 1888-1954

Clarence E. Hamilton Papers

Identifier: MsC1177

Correspondence between Clarence and his family during his time in Europe during and after World War II.

Dates: 1944-1945

Clarence Milton Updegraff Labor Arbitration Records

Identifier: MsC0484

Professional papers and academic records.

Dates: 1922-1975

Clark and Haddock Papers

Identifier: MsC0039

Correspondence, account books, and docket books of the law firm of Clark & Haddock.

Dates: 1859-1874; Majority of material found within 1870-1871

College of Law Records

Identifier: RG14.0002.001
Scope and Contents

The records of the University of Iowa College of Law consist of eight series: Agricultural Law Center, Continuing Legal Education Program, Library, Conferences and Symposiums, Publications and Journals, Historical, Student Activity, and Faculty.

Photographs in Box 12.

Dates: 1877 - 2001

College of Law Student Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RG14.0003.001
Scope and Contents

Student records (selected) arranged alphabetically by name.

Dates: -

Cook Family Papers

Identifier: MsC0109

Diaries of Edward E. Cook, journals and ledgers of the law firm of Cook & Dodge of Davenport, Iowa, and other business and legal papers.

Dates: 1841 - 1912; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1880

Dean D.O. McGovney College of Law Papers

Identifier: RG14.0001.003

Dudley Odell McGovney served as dean of the College of Law at Iowa, 1916-1921.  Correspondence.

Dates: 1915 - 1921

Dean Wiley B. Rutledge College of Law Papers

Identifier: RG14.0001.006
Scope and Contents

This collection is primarily the correspondence of Rutledge and a few reports regarding the routine business of participation in the Iowa Law Review, the American Bar Association, bar admissions, the Iowa Law School Association, the Association of American Law Schools, and the American Law Institute. The material is dated 1923 to 1944, encompassing a broader range than Rutledge's deanship at Iowa.

Dates: 1923-1944

Delbert L. Trowbridge Papers

Identifier: MsC0286

Iowa state legislator. Correspondence and subject files relating to legislative issues, Charles City and Iowa City, Iowa, and the Iowa Development Commission.

Dates: 1969-1973

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