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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract

Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.

Dates: 1988-1993

Adrien Wing papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA1095
Abstract

Black attorney, faculty and Associate Dean at the University of Iowa College of Law.

Dates: 1990-1995

Aime Wichtendahl oral history collection

 Collection
Identifier: IWA1347
Scope and Contents The Aime Wichtendahl oral history collection consists of the recording and transcript of one oral history interview conducted with Wichtendahl by Kate Orazem in 2023. The collection also contains a business card and a button representing Wichtendahl's campaign promotional materials.In her oral history interview, Wichtendahl discusses the development of her political beliefs, campaigns, and her experiences as a city councilor for Hiawatha, Iowa. Municipal topics covered in the interview include the passage of a higher minimum wage for Linn County in 2017, zoning and housing development, and strategies Wichtendahl used to lower property taxes while maintaining service levels in her community. Wichtendahl also narrates her personal biography, including reflections on growing up trans in an Iowa Christian family, memories of political awakening, her coming-out process, her divorce, and parenthood. She provides her analysis of anti-trans legislation in Iowa in the 2020s and...
Dates: 2023

Barbara Coffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0045
Abstract

City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.

Dates: 1944-2006

Betty Mae Page papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0281
Abstract

Waterloo, Iowa resident who served on Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1969-1996

Bonnie J. Campbell papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0368
Abstract

Chair of Iowa's Democratic Party from 1987 to 1991 and first woman to serve as Iowa's Attorney General from 1990 until 1994.

Dates: 1992-1999

Brine, Pelton and Thompson V. The University of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0495
Abstract

Materials relate to the suit filed by 3 dental hygiene faculty members charging that the scheduled closing of the University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program was discriminatory.



Arrangement

Appeal Documents, 1995-1996 (Boxes 19-20)

Background Information, 1985-1995 (Boxes 20-24, 27)

Defendant Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 6-10)

Formal Documents, 1991-1995 (Boxes 1-3)

Letters of Support, 1991-1995 (Boxes 25-26)

Newspaper Clippings, 1991-1996 (Box 26)

Plaintiff Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 11-19, 27)

Trial Transcripts, 1995 (Boxes 3-6)

Unidentified Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 10-11)

Dates: 1985-1996

Carolyn Pendray papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA1150
Abstract

First woman elected to the Iowa General Assembly, representing Jackson County in both the Iowa House of Representatives and the Iowa Senate.

Dates: 1932

Iowa Women Judges Project papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0630
Abstract

Oral history interviews with the 'pioneers' of Iowa's women jurists.

Dates: 1997-2000

Iowa Women's Hall of Fame records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0174
Abstract

Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.

Dates: 1975-2010

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Jane Alison Weiss papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0129
Abstract

Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Iowa, 1978-1981.

Dates: 1967-1981

Janette Ryan-Busch papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0675
Abstract

Organic farmer and activist from Johnson County, Iowa.

Dates: 1989-2006

Jean and John L. Schneiders papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0783
Abstract

Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.

Dates: 1962-2008

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0733
Abstract

The members of Davenport LULAC Council 10 engaged in a wide range of social and political activities including annual fiestas, civil rights and fair housing.

Dates: 1932-2019

Linda Kinney Neuman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0532
Abstract

Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.

Dates: 1975-2018

Linda Yanney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0413
Abstract

Iowa City feminist and champion of LGBT rights.

Dates: 1948-2000

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

Lucille Schwilck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0679
Abstract

1939 graduate from the State University of Iowa College of Law who worked for the U. S. Department of the Interior between 1943 and 1964.

Dates: 1986-2001

Mary C. Hooper papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0850
Abstract

Diary chronicling Hooper's daily life in Princeton, Iowa.

Dates: 1873-1874

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Iowa 11
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Iowa City (Iowa) 7
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1961-1970 2
African American women 2
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Davenport (Iowa) 2
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Scott County (Iowa) 2
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Waterloo (Iowa) 2
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Boone (Iowa) 1
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COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020- 1
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Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 1
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Names
Hammond, Johnie (1932-) 3
Lloyd-Jones, Jean (1929-) 3
University of Iowa 3
Metcalf, Janet, 1935- 2
Teaford, Jane (1935-) 2
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University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 2
Adams, Janet (1937-) 1
American Association of University Women 1
Anderson, Helen 1
Baxter, Elaine (1933-2021) 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Bennett, Liz (1982-) 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Briles, Margaret Stevenson 1
Brine, Pauline 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Carl, Janet (1948-) 1
Catholic Interracial Council (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chapman, Kathleen "Kay" Halloran (1937-) 1
Civil Service Commission of Waterloo (Iowa) 1
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 1
Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 1
Cohen, Gertrude (1913-2016) 1
Conklin, Charlene, 1929-2022 1
Corning, Joy, 1932- 1
Crabb, Helen M., 1916- 1
Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Duitscher, Lucille Dreier, 1922- 1
Durham, Leona 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Fae Ridge Farm (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Frampton, Dewitt 1
Frampton, Mary Ruby 1
Garman, Teresa, 1937- 1
Gentleman, Julia (1931-) 1
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Gregerson, Mary Pat, 1938- 1
Grinnell College 1
Gruhn, Josephine, 1927-2015 1
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 1
Harper, Mattie 1
Harper, Patricia (1932-) 1
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 1
Hoffmann-Bright, Betty, 1921- 1
Holsteen family 1
Holsteen, Frederick Mohland 1
Hooper, Mary C. 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Organic Growers and Buyers Association 1
Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys 1
Iowa State Bar Association 1
Iowa Women Judges Project 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 1
Iowa's Women Legislators Oral Histories (Project) 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Iowa. Supreme Court 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
Larsen, Sonja, 1941- 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Lipsky, Joan (1919-2015) 1
Lonergan, Joyce, 1934- 1
Lynch, Deborah 1
Martin, Harry E. 1
Martin, Irene 1
McElroy, Lillian M., 1917- 1
Metz, Katheryn Clancy 1
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 1
Miller, Karla 1
Mohland, Charles E. 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
Mullins, Sue B., 1936- 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Association of Women Judges (U.S.) 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Organization for Women. Des Moines Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Iowa 1
National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
Neal, Kathryn M. 1
Neuhauser, Mary C., 1934- 1
Neuman, Linda 1
Neuman, Linda Kinney, 1948- 1
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
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