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Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
The Iowa Chapter of Chaparral Poets met twice yearly (fall and spring); they studied poetry, conducted a poetry contest and wrote poetry for submission to Midwest Chaparral magazine. The organization was formed in 1942 and disbanded in 2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Organization opposed to genetically modified organisms.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Local chapter of the national association.
The local chapter gives scholarships to students interested in construction careers, sponsors an annual golf outing and provides social networking opportunities for women who work in construction.
Founded in Iowa City in 1937 to celebrate its members' Norwegian heritage.
Women's study club founded in 1867 by young women who had attended the Marion Female Seminary.
Organization to promote improvement of conditions and treatment for brain-related disorders.
Women's study club organized in 1896 by college graduates for their intellectual improvement.
The club was originally organized by Washington Township women to work on quilting and other handiwork.
Marion, Iowa, study club that was founded in 1867.
Organization that provided support for weight loss.
Women seeking solutions to problems of sexual harassment, violence, homophobia, and childcare at the University.
Diaries describe growing up in rural Iowa in the 1960s and the period from1992 to 2001.
Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.
Women Aware, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Sioux City, Iowa, which was started in 1979. Its primary focus is on displaced homemakers and single parent homemakers, providing advocacy, education, information, counseling, referral and support.