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Abigail Van Allen papers

Identifier: IWA0912

Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.

Dates: 1968-2008

Aldeen Davis papers

Identifier: IWA0279

Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.

Dates: 1954-1995

Arlene Jens papers

Identifier: IWA0499

Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.

Dates: 1962-2006

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

Identifier: IWA0905

Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.

Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bettie McKenzie papers

Identifier: IWA0136

Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.

Dates: 1870-2005

Beverly Everett papers

Identifier: IWA0148

Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.

Dates: 1856-2001

Billie D. Lloyd papers

Identifier: IWA0705

Social worker, community activist, and civic administrator who founded the Quad Cities Conference on Black Families, Inc.

Dates: 1957-1995

Carol Hodne papers

Identifier: IWA0488

Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.

Dates: 1921-2005

Carrie V. Talcott papers

Identifier: IWA0687

Active clubwoman, Methodist, writer and farmer from Fayette County who spent 19 years in a retirement home in Fort Dodge.

Dates: 1913-1981

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

Identifier: IWA0328

Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.

Dates: 1890-2004

Dorothy Schramm papers

Identifier: IWA0183

Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.

Dates: 1938-2006

Ernest Rodriguez papers

Identifier: IWA0784

Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.

Dates: 1910-2014

Irene Hoover papers

Identifier: IWA0472

Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.

Dates: 1923-2001

Jacqueline Scott papers

Identifier: IWA0295

Elementary schoolteacher in Keokuk, Iowa.

Dates: 1988-1997

Joyce Nielsen papers

Identifier: IWA0665

Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dates: 1951-1996

Lois Laughlin papers

Identifier: IWA0184

Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.

Dates: 1939-2007

Louise Goldman papers

Identifier: IWA0307

Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1933-1997

Margaret Wilbourn Gerber papers

Identifier: IWA0520

Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.

Dates: 1923-2003

Marta Werner papers

Identifier: IWA0361

Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.

Dates: 1892-1989

Martha Nash papers

Identifier: IWA0235

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

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Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 2
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 2
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American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Association of University Women. Iowa City Branch 1
Anderson, Marilyn 1
Antioch Baptist Church (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women's (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Associated Country Women of the World 1
Associated Country Women of the World. Conference 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Barker, Patti 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 (1922-2007) 1
Becker, Virginia, 1918- 1
Bevin, Nancy 1
Blundall, Joan, 1945- 1
Bollin, Kathy 1
Brown, Bill 1
Brown, Harriet Connor, 1872- 1
Brown, Maria Dean Foster, 1827-1929 1
Catalano, Theresa Mary, 1959-1999 1
Christensen, Naomi 1
Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Davis, Aldeen 1
Day family 1
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 1
Day, Dennis 1
Day, Edward 1
Day, Robert 1
Day, Wilbur 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Eddy, Pat 1
Elliott, Wende 1
Embree, Wilma 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Faga, Linda 1
Fillers, Freddie 1
First United Methodist Church (Randalia, Iowa) 1
Friendship Haven, Home for the Retired (Fort Dodge, Iowa) 1
Garst, Liz 1
Garst, Mary 1
Gerber, Margaret Wilbourn, 1913-1996 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Goldman, Louise, 1924-1998 1
Grabner, Barbara 1
Gradwell, Shelley 1
Griffieon, LaVon 1
Grinnell College 1
Hansen, Betty 1
Hawkeye Area Community Action Program 1
Hoover, Irene 1
Hughes, Harold E. (Harold Everett), 1922-1996 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Farm Bureau Federation. Women's Committee 1
Iowa Higher Education Task Force 1
Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa State University. Library 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa. Attorney-General's Office 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Jens, Arlene, 1926- 1
Jensen, Dorothy 1
Jesina, Sheryl 1
John Glenn Presidential Campaign 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Judson College (Marion, Ala.) 1
Kazina, Ben 1
Kirschman, Fred 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
Laughlin, Don, 1922- 1
Laughlin, Lois, 1925-2008 1
Laughlin, Ruth, 1954-1986 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Linn, Martha 1
Lloyd, Billie D., 1940-1991 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Mahoso, Tafataona Pasipaipa 1
Mason, Kären 1
McKenzie, Bettie 1
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