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Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
The Reproductive Rights Coalition of Iowa City (RRCIC) formed in January 1989 in response to Operation Rescue's attempt to shut down a local abortion clinic.
Professional basketball player and coach who played for the Iowa Cornets and the New Mexico Energee.
Teacher, farm woman and nurse who later participated in many community organizations in Grinnell, Iowa.
University of Iowa student from 1914-1918.
Ruby's Pearl, a feminist sex store, was a hub for feminist and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) activism.
Physical education teacher whose papers include records of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and of the Association for Girls and Women in Sport.
Journalist and children's author from Union, Iowa.
Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
A Latin teacher who served as friend and mentor to Vietnamese refugees in the Iowa City community.
Peace activist and member of Another Mother for Peace which was organized to protest the Vietnam War during the 1970s.
University of Iowa professor of history, feminist, and political activist.
Artist, editor, and naturalist.
Casting director who worked for Rodgers and Hammerstein; founded Shirley Rich Casting in 1969.
Prominent Des Moines families including Irma Mannheimer, her husband Rabbi Eugene Mannheimer of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, and her parents, Rose and Max Shloss—the owners of Lederer and Strauss and Company.
Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Republican representative in the Iowa legislature who ran for mayor of Ottumwa in 1981.
Physician and surgeon who practiced in Mason City, Iowa, and was also active in the women's sufffrage movement.