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First woman elected chairperson of the Jasper County Democratic Central Committee in 1972.
A known suffragist who was active in community and political circles in Des Moines, Iowa.
Rural elementary school teacher and farm wife whose papers consist of three partial journals.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
French professor at the University of Iowa who was born in Algiers, North Africa, and worked for the British Broadcasting Corporation in England as an intelligence assistant during World War II.
Diaries and school papers of a rural school teacher and farm wife.
Iowa City political activist.
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Iowa photographer and publisher of many regional and national photographic books.
Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Des Moines-born clubwoman, community leader, businesswoman, and Republican Party activist.
State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.
A resident of Davenport from 1962, Weldon publicly acknowledged her lesbian identity during the early 1950s.
Teacher, artist, poet and author from Early, Iowa.
Volunteer whose work centered on her involvement in the Woman's Relief Corps.
Artist, librarian, and student of Corita Kent.
Secretary of the West Des Moines High School Class of 1908. Maintained alumni relations through the 65th class reunion.
Journalist who worked for the Des Moines Register between 1947 and 1957 and was later a freelance writer.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.