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Black Hawk County Democratic Women's Organization (Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0545

The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.

Dates: 1956-1977

Cecile Cooper papers

Identifier: IWA0006

Civil rights worker in Davenport.

Dates: 1964-1998

Cleona Township Women's Club (Scott County, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0440

Scott County, Iowa, Farm Bureau women's club.

Dates: 1960-1989

Edith Sackett papers

Identifier: IWA0676

Schoolteacher and Iowa Mother of the Year, 1969.

Dates: 1959-1975

Elizabeth Shaw papers

Identifier: IWA0026

Iowa state legislator from 1967 to 1977.


Topical files, arranged alphabetically, boxes 1-22; correspondence, boxes 23-30.

Dates: 1958-1977

Hedwig Schmidt papers

Identifier: IWA1044

Resident of Clayton County, Iowa, whose diaries from the 1960’s to the 1980’s related to rural life.

Dates: 1961-2015

International Women's Club records

Identifier: IWA0798

Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.

Dates: 1959-2000

Iola Vander Wilt papers

Identifier: IWA0441

Farmwoman and past Queen of Flying Farmers of Iowa who encouraged farm wives and teens to learn to fly.

Dates: 1963-1973

Irene and Jose Guzman papers

Identifier: IWA0870

Photographs and slides pertaining to the Guzman's role in the Migrant Action Program in Mason City, Iowa.


Photographs and slides available in the Iowa Digital Library.

Dates: 1963-1979

Jane Alison Weiss papers

Identifier: IWA0129

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

Dates: 1967-1981

Jean and John L. Schneiders papers

Identifier: IWA0783

Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.

Dates: 1962-1971

Jill Jack papers

Identifier: IWA0519

Iowa City political activist.

Dates: 1967-2006

Jo Rabenold papers

Identifier: IWA0191

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

Dates: 1965-1983

Julie Goodrich papers

Identifier: IWA0108

Adel, Iowa native who was an accomplished high school athlete in the 1970s.

Dates: 1948-1977

League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion records

Identifier: IWA0635

The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area. During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.

Dates: 1937 - 2010

Lena Belle Bock papers

Identifier: IWA0118

Member of the Iowa House of Representatives from 1960 to 1964.

Dates: 1960-1981

Lorraine Hansen papers

Identifier: IWA0619

Diaries of a homemaker and bakery owner from Manson, Iowa

Dates: 1958-1973

Mary Louise Smith papers

Identifier: IWA0027

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

May Tangen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0895

University of Iowa librarian who moved to Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement.


Three folders, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1961-1982

North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club records

Identifier: IWA0666

Local chapter of 4-H organized in Mahaska County, Iowa, 1952.

Dates: 1952-1979

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Black Hawk County Democratic Women's Organization (Iowa) 1
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Catholic Interracial Council (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Cleona Township Women's Club (Scott County, Iowa) 1
Cooper, Cecile, 1900-1997 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
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Drake University 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
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Flying Farmers of Iowa Convention (1970 : Ottumwa, Iowa) 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Gay Liberation Front (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Gibson, Joyce Ann 1
Goodrich, Julie, 1956- 1
Guzman, Irene, 1943- 1
Guzman, José, 1940- 1
Hansen, Lorraine, 1920-1980 1
Hansen, Raymond Henry 1
International Flying Farmers 1
International Flying Farmers Convention (1971 : Ames, Iowa) 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
International Women's Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
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Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Juilliard School 1
League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion 1
Lesbian Alliance (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Order of Women Legislators (U.S.) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
North Madison Happy Pals 4-H Club (Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
Pardun, Patricia 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Quad Cities Council on Human Rights 1
Rabenold, Jo 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
Republican Party (Iowa). Central Committee 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
Sackett, Edith, 1901-1987 1
Schmidt, Hedwig, 1907-1998 1
Schneiders, Jean, 1935- 1
Schneiders, John L. 1
Schwengel, Fred, 1907-1993 1
Shaw, Elizabeth, 1923- 1
Smith, Elmer M. 1
Smith, Mary Louise 1
Tangen, May, 1905-1983 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
University of Iowa 1
University of Iowa. Action Studies Program 1
University of Iowa. Department of Sociology 1
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University of Iowa. Rape Victim Advocacy Program 1
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 1
University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 1
Vander Wilt, Iola, 1930- 1
Watson, Lynn, 1948- 1
Weiss, Jane Alison 1
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