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Anabeth Koob Voigts papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0694
Abstract Materials relate to the efforts of Voigts to obtain the release of her sister, Kathryn Koob, who was held hostage in Iran between 1979 and 1981.
Dates: 1976-1999

ERA Iowa 1992 records

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Identifier: IWA0305
Abstract Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.
Dates: 1980-1993

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
Dates: 1972-1999

League of Women Voters of Sioux City records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0229
Scope and Contents The League of Women Voters of Sioux City records date from 1978 to 1993 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The bulk of the collection consists of newspaper clippings from the Sioux City Journal and the Des Moines Register chronicling local debates in the late 1970s about Sioux City's urban renewal and city government structure. Clippings on how other Iowa cities were handling these issues in their communities are included. The home rule charter folder includes the proposal submitted by...
Dates: 1978-1993

Mary Louise Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

Myrtilla F. Levin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0032
Abstract Active in the Republican Party, mayor of Newton, Iowa, and executive director of Iowa Business Council.
Dates: 1971-2010

National Organization for Women, Ames Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0658
Abstract Includes ERA campaign material.
Dates: 1973-1986

National Organization for Women, Des Moines Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0014
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1971-1987

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0223
Abstract The group was formed in 1973. The purpose of the group was to improve and expand the role of women in society and it supported the Equal Rights Amendment, safe and legal abortion among other issues.
Dates: 1973-1995

National Organization for Women, Iowa records

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Identifier: IWA0013
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1971-1989

National Organization for Women, Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0017
Abstract Feminist activist organization records.
Dates: 1977-1997

Patricia Herring papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0741
Abstract Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.
Dates: 1979-2008

Polk County Women's Political Caucus records

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Identifier: IWA0748
Abstract County branch of a national organization to support candidates who promote women's rights and women's participation in the political process.
Dates: 1974-1987

Reproductive Rights Coalition of Iowa City records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0539
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1988-1991

Ruth Scharnau papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Dates: 1970-2013

Vergene Donovan papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0232
Abstract Spencer, Iowa, resident active in the Iowa Federation of Republican women.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1975-2012

Wallace Women History Project

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0403
Abstract Transcripts of 13 oral history interviews describe the experiences of the Henry Wallace family in Iowa.
Dates: 1974-1994

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National Organization for Women. Iowa 3
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 2
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 2
National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 2
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Noun, Louise R. 2
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
Republican Party (Iowa) 2
AIDS Coalition of Johnson County (Iowa) 1
Alan Guttmacher Institute 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of University Women 1
Americans for Religious Liberty 1
Ashby, Rhoda 1
Bruggmann, Charles 1
Bruggmann, Dominique 1
Bruggmann, Sibylle 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Carlson, Agnes Bollesen 1
Carr, Martha Ashby 1
Catholics for a Free Choice (Organization) 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Donovan, Vergene 1
Drake University 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
ERA Iowa 1992 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
Feminist Majority (Organization) 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Glickman, Miriam Wijkman 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Herring, Patricia, 1944- 1
Iowa Business Council 1
Iowa Center for AIDS Resources and Education 1
Iowa City Free Medical Clinic 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Community AIDS Partnership 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa. Department of Public Health 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Johnson County (Iowa). Department of Public Health 1
Kausch, Lani 1
Koob, Kathryn 1
League of Women Voters of Sioux City, Iowa 1
Levin, Myrtilla F., 1938- 1
Marylanders for the Right to Choose (Organization) 1
McLay, Angus 1
McLay, Annabelle J. 1
Milloy, Nancy Ashby 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Organization for Women 1
National Organization for Women. Ames Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Des Moines Chapter 1
New Directions for Women (Organization) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 1
Planned Parenthood of Mid-Iowa 1
Polk County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Reproductive Rights Coalition of Iowa City 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
Scharnau, Ruth, 1933- 1
Smith, Elmer M. 1
Smith, Mary Louise 1
Southeast Iowa HIV CARE Consortium 1
State University of Iowa 1
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
United Nations. Population Commission 1
United States Commission on Civil Rights 1
United States Institute of Peace 1
United Way of Greater Des Moines 1
University of Iowa 1
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
Voigts, Anabeth Koob, 1943- 1
Wallace Women History Project 1
Wallace family 1
Warner, Betty Ann 1
Wijkman, Ruth Wallace 1
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