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Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.
Photojournalist and writer who lived with Cuna Indians on the San Blas Islands to learn their culture and traditions.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Multi-generation history, correspondence, and photographs of a farming family in Union, Iowa.
Iowa City city councilor from 1990 to 1997. Chosen twice to serve as mayor.
Davenport woman raised in the Cook's Point neighborhood, whose parents emigrated from Mexico in the early twentieth century.
Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.
Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of "Friendly Fire" and a hardcover copy of "Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir" are shelved in the printed works collection.
First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.
Honorary society for women students in the field of education.
Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.
Business documents, correspondence and travel ephemera of the Reese Family from Turin, Iowa.
Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.
Teacher, farm woman and nurse who later participated in many community organizations in Grinnell, Iowa.
A Latin teacher who served as friend and mentor to Vietnamese refugees in the Iowa City community.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.