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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

Barbara Wommack papers

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Identifier: IWA0698
Abstract

Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1990-2005

Cynthia Grant Tucker papers

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Identifier: IWA1182
Abstract

Research materials and correspondence of a historian of the Unitarian church’s female ministers in Iowa during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Dates: 1973-1994

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

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...
Dates: 1917-2001

League of Women Voters of Johnson County records

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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

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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

Mary Johnston Elson papers

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Identifier: IWA0730
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1928-2004

National Organization for Women, Ames Chapter records

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Identifier: IWA0658
Abstract

Includes ERA campaign material.

Dates: 1973-1986

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0659
Abstract

Local chapter of the professional organization focused on social, educational, and professional activities.

Dates: 1947-1987

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Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Des Moines Women's Club 1
Eastern Iowa League for Nursing 1
Elson, Mary Johnston, 1914-2011 1
Glanton, Willie 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Grant Tucker, Cynthia 1
Hutchison, Sherry 1
Iowa Association of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Iowa Citizens' League for Nursing 1
Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault 1
Iowa Crime Victim Assistance Division 1
Iowa Medical Society Alliance 1
Iowa Medical Society Auxiliary 1
Iowa Medical Society. Woman's Auxiliary 1
Iowa Nurses' Association. Fifth District 1
Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys 1
Iowa State Bar Association 1
Iowa State Teachers College 1
Iowa Women in Educational Leadership 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
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) 1
National League for Nursing 1
National Organization for Women 1
National Organization for Women. Ames Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
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
Polk County Women Attorneys (Iowa) 1
Semper Fidelis Club (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Sisters of St. Francis (Bancroft, Iowa) 1
Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Family 1
St. John's Parish (Bancroft, Iowa) 1
Sullivan, Patricia Clare 1
University of Iowa. Council on the Status of Women 1
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 1
Wimer, Connie 1
Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Women Equity Action League. Iowa Division 1
Women's Equity Action League 1
Wommack, Barbara 1
YWCA of Greater Des Moines 1
Young Women Resource Center (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A.. Blue Triangle Branch 1
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