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Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Organized in 1973, members supported a number of feminist initiatives including economic equalty and the ERA.
Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.
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.
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.
Legislative commission designed to study, protect, and advocate for the women of Iowa.
Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Commemorated the efforts of pioneer suffragists and the enfranchisement of women.
Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
The organization formed in 1992 to work for passage of the state ERA in Iowa.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
Iowa City political activist.
Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.
Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.
"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).
Multi-client lobbyist, co-publisher of "Money and Politics Iowa," and an advocate for women's rights.
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