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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

Barbara Coffin papers

Identifier: IWA0045

City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.

Dates: 1944-2006

Betty Mae Page papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0281

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


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1969-1996

Bonnie Kern papers

Identifier: IWA0797

Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.


Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.

Dates: 1945 - 2014

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

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...
Dates: 1985-1996

Carolyn Dyer papers

Identifier: IWA0884

Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Iowa and Nancy Drew scholar.

Dates: 1930-1994

Christine Grant papers

Identifier: IWA0329

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0529

The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.

Dates: 1964-2003

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault records

Identifier: IWA0552

IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.

Dates: 1979-2000

Iowa Women Judges Project papers

Identifier: IWA0630

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

Dates: 1997-2000

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

Identifier: IWA0019

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Jane Alison Weiss papers

Identifier: IWA0129

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

Dates: 1967-1981

Jean Jew Justice Committee records

Identifier: IWA0444

The committee organized in 1990 to support Jean Jew in her sexual harassment lawsuit against the University of Iowa.

Dates: 1982-1999

Jean Kern papers

Identifier: IWA0631

Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.

Dates: 1921-1988

Jo Rabenold papers

Identifier: IWA0191

Iowa City activist who collected lesbian and feminist publications during the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1965-1983

Lileah Harris papers

Identifier: IWA0256

Professional volunteer active in several arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations in Cedar Rapids.

Dates: 1961-2014

Linda Kinney Neuman papers

Identifier: IWA0532

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

Identifier: IWA0413

Iowa City feminist and champion of LGBT rights.

Dates: 1948-2000

Lolly Eggers papers

Identifier: IWA0806

Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.

Dates: 1963-1994

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

Identifier: IWA0160

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


1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65

Dates: 1931-2007

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Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 2
Geadelmann, Patricia L. 2
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 2
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 2
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 2
Jew, Jean Y. 2
Piper, Karlene, 1938- 2
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 2
University of Iowa. Action Studies Program 2
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education and Dance 2
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 2
American Association of University Women 1
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 1
Atwood, Roy Alden 1
Blackmun, Harry A. (Harry Andrew), 1908-1999 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Briles, Margaret Stevenson 1
Brine, Pauline 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Bucklew, Jeanette, 1946- 1
Bunkers, Suzanne L. 1
Burke, Norma Peg, 1933- 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Carmack, Patricia Jo 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005 1
Christensen, Jeanne, 1938- 1
Civil Service Commission of Waterloo (Iowa) 1
Coe College 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Crane, Amanda Jean 1
Crossley, Laura 1
Daggett, Heather 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
Dolgos, Gypsy 1
Drake University 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Durden, Betty 1
Durham, Leona 1
Dyer, Carolyn 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Eggers, Lolly, 1929-2021 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Follon, Sue, 1942-1998 1
Gay Liberation Front (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Giddings, Marie, 1908- 1
Glanton, Willie 1
Godwin, Trula, 1940-2002 1
Goetsch, Dorothy 1
Grant, Christine, 1936- 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Grinnell College 1
Hanley, Sarah, 1937- 1
Harris family 1
Harris, Lileah, 1931-2014 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault 1
Iowa Cooperative Study of Post High School Education 1
Iowa Crime Victim Assistance Division 1
Iowa Women Judges Project 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa. Supreme Court 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
Jean Jew Justice Committee (University of Iowa) 1
Johnson County Council on the Status of Women (Iowa) 1
Johnson County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Johnson, Ruth Ashton, 1933- 1
Keene, Carolyn 1
Kern, Bonnie, 1945- 1
Kern, Jean B. 1
Koester, Kymbyrly 1
Kramer, Mary (Legislator) 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Lesbian Alliance (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Lessmeier, Mary Jo, 1952- 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 1
Love, Jean 1
Lynch, Deborah 1
Malcolm Price Laboratory School 1
McKee, Alice 1
Meyer, Ann J., 1954- 1
Miller, Karla 1
Minnesota State University, Mankato 1
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