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Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0293
Abstract Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Dates: 1902-2011

Des Moines Women's Club records

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Identifier: IWA0858
Abstract Civic and philanthropic organization.
Dates: 1888-2012

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault records

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Identifier: IWA0552
Abstract IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.
Dates: 1979-2000

Iowa League for Nursing records

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Identifier: IWA0580
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1952-2002

Iowa Medical Society Auxiliary records

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Identifier: IWA0871
Abstract Organization of physicians' spouses that worked to advance health and health education and to support medical families
Dates: 1929-1998

Iowa Nurses Association, Fifth District records

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Identifier: IWA0015
Abstract Local chapter of the Iowa Nurses Association.
Dates: 1922-2001

Iowa Nurses' Association records

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Identifier: IWA0023
Abstract State branch of the national organization. The overall purpose of the association has been to promote and improve the professional skills and status of nurses. Arrangement Administrative Records, 1904-1989 (boxes 1-18) American Nurses Association, 1928-1989 (boxes 18-24) Committees, 1933-1989 (boxes24-34) Continuing Education, 1955-1989 (boxes 34-36) Conventions, 1904-1989 (boxes 37-44) Districts, 1920-1984 (boxes44-48) Economic...
Dates: 1904-1989

Iowa Women in Educational Leadership records

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Identifier: IWA0370
Abstract An organization to promote the upward mobility of women in educational management.
Dates: 1981-1997

Jean Jew Justice Committee records

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Identifier: IWA0444
Abstract The committee organized in 1990 to support Jean Jew in her sexual harassment lawsuit against the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1982-1999

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

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Identifier: IWA0635
Abstract The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area.   During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.
Dates: 1937 - 2010

League of Women Voters of Iowa records

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Identifier: IWA0020
Abstract State-level branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues. Arrangement 1971 Accession, 1917 to 1991 (boxes 1-61) Local leagues, 1939-1970 (boxes 1-5,19-32) Administrative, 1920-1968 (boxes 6-16) National, 1934-1966 (boxes 16-17) Iowa Voter, 1943-2001 (box 18) ...
Dates: 1917-2001

League of Women Voters of Johnson County records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0021
Abstract Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
Dates: 1920-2009

League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Des Moines records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0243
Abstract This non-partisan group studied and acted upon the many local issues including the following: the council-manager form of city government, home rule for local and county government, reapportionment of legislative districts of the Iowa General Assembly, desegregation and integration of Des Moines public schools, and the need for affordable housing in the community.
Dates: 1936-1995

League of Women Voters of Mount Vernon-Lisbon records

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Identifier: IWA0205
Abstract The league has been involved in various projects and studies throughout its history, reflecting changing political issues while maintaining a core concern for the community of Mount Vernon.
Dates: 1948-1996

League of Women Voters of Muscatine records

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Identifier: IWA0636
Abstract During the 1980s and 1990s, the LWV of Muscatine conducted a number of studies on Muscatine county issues, including the ambulance 911 system, law enforcement, county courthouse space needs, alternative forms of county government, housing, education, land use, hazardous waste, local option tax, the U.S. Highway 61 Bypass, and the Muscatine fire station.
Dates: 1943-2000

Muscatine Migrant Committee records

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Identifier: IWA0745
Abstract Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Dates: 1962-2005

National Organization for Women, Ames Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0658
Abstract Includes ERA campaign material.
Dates: 1973-1986

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0223
Abstract The group was formed in 1973. The purpose of the group was to improve and expand the role of women in society and it supported the Equal Rights Amendment, safe and legal abortion among other issues.
Dates: 1973-1995

National Secretaries Association Robert Lucus Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0659
Abstract Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.
Dates: 1947-1987

North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0666
Abstract Local chapter of 4-H organized in Mahaska County, Iowa, 1952.
Dates: 1952-1979

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Athens History Circle (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women 1
Bixler, Genevieve Knight 1
Cadena, Juan 1
Cadena, Marta 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Celebration of Excellence and Achievment Among Women (University of Iowa) 1
Des Moines Women's Club 1
Dobbs, Ella Victoria 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Fox, Margaret, 1912-2010 1
Glanton, Willie 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Halsey, Elizabeth, 1890- 1
Hutchison, Sherry 1
Iowa Board of Dental Examiners 1
Iowa Citizens' League for Nursing 1
Iowa City Field Hockey Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault 1
Iowa Crime Victim Assistance Division 1
Iowa Dental Association 1
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Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys 1
Iowa State Bar Association 1
Iowa Women in Educational Leadership 1
Jean Jew Justice Committee (University of Iowa) 1
Jew, Jean Y. 1
Kemp, Alice M. 1
Kramer, Mary (Legislator) 1
League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Des Moines 1
League of Women Voters of Mount Vernon-Lisbon 1
League of Women Voters of Muscatine, Iowa 1
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Muscatine Migrant Committee 1
National Association for Girls & Women in Sport 1
National Association for Physical Education of College Women 1
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National League for Nursing 1
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National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 1
National Secretaries Association (U.S.). Robert Lucas Chapter (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club (Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
OOP (Club : Marion, Iowa) 1
Patrick, Peggy 1
Pi Lambda Theta 1
Pi Lambda Theta. Theta Chapter (University of Iowa) 1
Polk County Women Attorneys (Iowa) 1
Scott, M. Gladys (Myrtle Gladys), 1905-1990 1
Sisters of St. Francis (Bancroft, Iowa) 1
Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Family 1
Snedaker, Mabel I. 1
St. John's Parish (Bancroft, Iowa) 1
State University of Iowa 1
State University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Home Economics 1
State University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education for Women 1
Sullivan, Patricia Clare 1
United States. Farmers Home Administration 1
University of Iowa. College of Dentistry 1
University of Iowa. Council on the Status of Women 1
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Wardall, Ruth A. (Ruth Aimee), 1877- 1
Weiss, Jane Alison 1
Wimer, Connie 1
Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Women Equity Action League. Iowa Division 1
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YWCA of Greater Des Moines 1
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