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Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Iowa City peace activist and educator who was executive director of the UNA-USA Iowa Division from 1976 to 1996.
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.
Iowa City high school drama and English teacher.
Artist, librarian, and student of Corita Kent.
Tile artist and printer who formed Greentree Enterprises in Audubon, Iowa.
Red Cross recreation aide who was stationed in Vietnam from July 1968 to October 1969.
University of Iowa rhetoric professor who published children's books and taught English as a second language at refugee camps in Thailand, Korea, and China.
Three works have been transferred to the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection: Trading Cultures in the Classroom, 1993; The Hidden Year of Devlin Bates, 1967; Worst Room in the School, 1961.
Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
Missionary to the Sudan who spent her childhood in Page County, Iowa, and worked in Africa from the 1940s to 1980s.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Artist and professor in the Department of Home Economics at the University of Iowa.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.