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Farm woman who served as secretary of Monona Co. Rural Electrification Association for more than 20 years.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Anamosa and Iowa City resident who worked for the The University of Iowa Hospital.
Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Farm woman, teacher, and recipient of the Master Farm Homemaker award in 1970.
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Moville, Iowa, farm wife and columnist for the Sioux City Farm Journal Weekly.
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.
Iowa farm woman who was elected to fill her husband's term in the Iowa Senate following his death in 1962.