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Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Organization opposed to genetically modified organisms.
Oral histories with Latino women and family members conducted by the staff of the Iowa Women's Archives through its Mujeres Latinas project.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
Iowa City artist and poet who published in a variety of journals and won numerous awards for her work.
Iowa City city councilor from 1990 to 1997. Chosen twice to serve as mayor.
Artist and professor in the Department of Home Economics at the University of Iowa.
Local chapter of the national association.
The local chapter gives scholarships to students interested in construction careers, sponsors an annual golf outing and provides social networking opportunities for women who work in construction.
Founded in Iowa City in 1937 to celebrate its members' Norwegian heritage.
Women's study club founded in 1867 by young women who had attended the Marion Female Seminary.
Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.
Davenport woman raised in the Cook's Point neighborhood, whose parents emigrated from Mexico in the early twentieth century.