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League of Women Voters of Sioux City records

Identifier: IWA0229
Scope and Contents The League of Women Voters of Sioux City records date from 1978 to 1993 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The bulk of the collection consists of newspaper clippings from the Sioux City Journal and the Des Moines Register chronicling local debates in the late 1970s about Sioux City's urban renewal and city government structure. Clippings on how other Iowa cities were handling these issues in their communities are included. The home rule charter folder includes the proposal submitted by...
Dates: 1978-1993

March for Women's Lives, Iowa Delegation records

Identifier: IWA0578
Abstract On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Dates: 2004

National Organization for Women, Ames Chapter records

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

National Organization for Women, Des Moines Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0014
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1971-1987

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

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 Organization for Women, Iowa records

Identifier: IWA0013
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1971-1989

National Organization for Women, Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0017
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1977-1997

Polk County Women Attorneys records

Identifier: IWA0219
Abstract Association to promote the professional growth of women in the law.
Dates: 1986-1995

Polk County Women's Political Caucus records

Identifier: IWA0748
Abstract County branch of a national organization to support candidates who promote women's rights and women's participation in the political process.
Dates: 1974-1987

Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) records

Identifier: IWA0857
Abstract Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
Dates: 1971-2010

Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Iowa records

Identifier: IWA0751
Abstract Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.
Dates: 1874-2006

Women's Equity Action League (Iowa Division) records

Identifier: IWA0696
Abstract Organization that promoted economic equity for women by focusing on educational, legal, and tax issues affecting women.
Dates: 1972-1977

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Des Moines Chapter) records

Identifier: IWA0240
Abstract Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race.  They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.
Dates: 1962-2008

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