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Martha Nash papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0235
Abstract

Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.

Dates: 1939-2000

Merle Ramirez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0809
Abstract

Educator, activist, and musician from Davenport, Iowa, who held leadership positions in UAW Local 858 and League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC).

Dates: 1987 - 2016

Paula Watts Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0002
Abstract

Civic leader in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1930-1974

Penny Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0280
Abstract

Native of India who founded the Gateway Dance Theatre, a Des Moines-based company specializing in multiethnic dance.

Dates: 1957-2006

Roberta Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0341
Abstract

Sioux City, Iowa resident who was a WAVE during World War II.

Dates: 1943-1996

Velma Stuit scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0212
Abstract

Wife of Dean of University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and organizer of Newcomers Club in 1938 and International Wives Club in 1959.

Dates: 1934-1990

Violet Greiner papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0389
Abstract

Farmwoman, columnist, and volunteer from Blairsburg, Iowa who wrote a monthly column for the Rural Electric Cooperative News.

Dates: 1960-1999

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Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women's (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Brown, Paula Watts, 1909-1974 1
Bywater, Jessie Cannon 1
Cech, Annette Cerveny, 1922- 1
Cech, Thomas 1
Dakota Dunes Country Club (Dakota Dunes, S.D.) 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Davis, Aldeen 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Day family 1
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 1
Day, Dennis 1
Day, Edward 1
Day, Robert 1
Day, Wilbur 1
Des Moines Art Center 1
Eichacker, Lois H. (1932-2018) 1
Farm Bureau (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Finnerty family 1
Finnerty, Diane, 1960- 1
Furgerson, Penny, 1936- 1
Gateway Dance Theatre 1
Gerber, John C. 1
Gerber, Margaret Wilbourn, 1913-1996 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Goldman, Louise, 1924-1998 1
Graham, Frances, 1921- 1
Graham, John W., -1999 1
Graham, Ona 1
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Greiner, Violet, 1916-1991 1
Grinnell College 1
Harris, Lileah, 1931-2014 1
Indo-American Association of Des Moines 1
Ingels, Caroline, 1914- 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Association of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives 1
Iowa Church Leaders Peace Caravan 1
Iowa Local History Museum Association 1
Iowa State College 1
Iowa State College. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Johnson County Regional Planning Commission (Iowa) 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
Judson College (Marion, Ala.) 1
Kappa Delta Alumni Association (Iowa State College) 1
Knowler, Faith 1
Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademien 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 1
Marsh, Marjorie, 1913- 1
McClintic, Amber, 1960- 1
Murphy, Marilyn, 1921-2012 1
Muscatine Federated Women's Club 1
Nash, Martha, 1925-2000 1
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) 1
National Council of Catholic Women (U.S.) 1
Needlework Guild of America. Iowa City Branch 1
Nineteenth Century Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Pendleton, Roberta 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
Ramirez, Merle, 1930-2016 1
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences 1
Schmidt, Donna, 1921-2011 1
Schramm, Dorothy 1
Semper Fidelis Club (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Semper Fidelis Federated Women's Club 1
Shrauger family 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
Shrauger, Harold, Sr. 1
Simmons, Eleanor, 1925-1999 1
Sioux City Boat Club (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Siouxland Women's Political Caucus (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Siouxlanders Concerned About the Nuclear Arms Race (Organization : Sioux City, Iowa)) 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Luella Rynerson, 1876-1948 1
Southeast Iowa Community Action Organization 1
Stuit, Velma, 1911-1997 1
Tri Mu 4-H Club (Scott County, Iowa) 1
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United Nations Association of the United States of America 1
United States. Department of Agriculture 1
United States. Navy 1
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University of Iowa Alumni Association 1
Velázquez, Willie 1
Wallace, Lois Howes 1
Washington High School (Cedar Repids, Iowa) 1
Wommack, Barbara 1
Young Women's Christian Association (State University of Iowa) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 1
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