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The Iowa Chapter of Chaparral Poets met twice yearly (fall and spring); they studied poetry, conducted a poetry contest and wrote poetry for submission to Midwest Chaparral magazine. The organization was formed in 1942 and disbanded in 2001.
Regional branch of the National Women's Studies Association.
Professional basketball player from Moravia, Iowa who played for Iowa Cornets from 1978 to 1981 and for San Francisco and Columbus Ohio teams until 1984.
Active in the Republican Party, mayor of Newton, Iowa, and executive director of Iowa Business Council.
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.
The National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch was established in 1976 to serve as an outlet for area women writers to communicate. The group organized scholarship competitions for high school student writers.
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.
Feminist activist organization records.
Farm Bureau women's club.
15 interviews and associated materials document the entry of women into Iowa's law enforcement agencies.
Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.
English as a Second Language teacher in West Liberty, Iowa.
Percival, Iowa club that made quilts to raise money for the community.
First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
Research and educational materials of activist and labor educator Roberta Till-Retz.
Physical education teacher whose papers include records of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and of the Association for Girls and Women in Sport.
Professor Emeritus of Social Work at the University of Northern Iowa, author, and Black Hawk County Supervisor.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.