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Candace Packard Lambie papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0267
Abstract Officer in local and state chapters of the League of Women Voters and Daughters of the American Revolution.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1959-1991

Dale McCormick papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0513
Abstract Carpenter and activist for women in non-traditional jobs.
Dates: 1958-1997

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Dorothy Schramm papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0183
Abstract 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

Edna Griffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0443
Abstract Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Dates: 1948-2004

Ernest Rodriguez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0784
Abstract Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Dates: 1910-2014

Janet Shipton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0264
Abstract Political activist and Johnson County, Iowa, supervisor who was the daughter of British Prime Minister Clement Attlee.
Dates: 1936-1991

Jill Jack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0519
Abstract Iowa City political activist.
Dates: 1967-2006

Katherine Stroud papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0420
Abstract Leader of the 1949 campaign to reform Des Moines city government and adopt the city manager plan.
Dates: 1940-2001; 1940-1977

Kathleen Wood Laurila papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0458
Abstract Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Dates: 1956-1999

Linda Yanney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0413
Abstract Iowa City feminist and champion of LGBT rights.
Dates: 1948-2000

Lolly Eggers papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0806
Abstract Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.
Dates: 1963-1994

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0886
Abstract Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-2013

Magdalen Meade papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0648
Abstract Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
Dates: 1891-1992

Maria Rundquist papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0544
Abstract Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Dates: 1959-2016

Peg Mullen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0082
Abstract Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.

Arrangement Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of "Friendly Fire" and a hardcover copy of "Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir" are shelved in the printed works collection.
Dates: 1966-2010

Shirley M. Sandage papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Dates: 1927-2012

Sondra Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0874
Abstract Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Dates: 1965-2010

Sue M. Reed papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0130
Abstract Republican Party activist and officer of Iowa and National Federations of Republican Women, 1950s-1970s.
Dates: 1934-1996

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Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
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Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
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Health Planning Council of Central Iowa 1
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Iowa American Revolution Bicentennial Commission 1
Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Johnson County Council on the Status of Women (Iowa) 1
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Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
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Missouri Women's Network 1
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National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
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National Federation of Republican Women 1
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National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
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Rodriguez, Ernest, 1928- 1
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Spanish Speaking Peoples Commission of Iowa 1
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Stroud, Katherine, 1913-1996 1
Stroud, Theodore 1
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