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National Abortion Rights Action League of Iowa records

Identifier: IWA0640

Local chapter of the national association.

Dates: 1990-2001

National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch records

Identifier: IWA0656

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.

Dates: 1976-1997

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0223

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, Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0017

Feminist activist organization records.

Dates: 1977-1997

Oral Histories of Iowa Policewomen

Identifier: IWA0046

15 interviews and associated materials document the entry of women into Iowa's law enforcement agencies.

Dates: 1968-2005

Patricia Harper papers

Identifier: IWA0510

Iowa State Representative and Senator who served in the legislature from 1987 to 2002.

Dates: 1986-2003

Patricia Herring papers

Identifier: IWA0741

Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.

Dates: 1979-2008

Percival Needlecrafters scrapbooks

Identifier: IWA0155

Percival, Iowa club that made quilts to raise money for the community.

Dates: 1976-1992

Phylliss Henry papers

Identifier: IWA0044

First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.

Dates: 1971-2004

Polk County Women Attorneys records

Identifier: IWA0219

Association to promote the professional growth of women in the law.

Dates: 1986-1995

Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) records

Identifier: IWA0857

Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.

Dates: 1971-2010

Reproductive Rights Coalition of Iowa City records

Identifier: IWA0539

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 Bluford Anderson papers

Identifier: IWA0159

Professor Emeritus of Social Work at the University of Northern Iowa, author, and Black Hawk County Supervisor.

Dates: 1977-1997

Ruth M. Roland Cowden diary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0287

Transcription of the 1921 diary of a journey by car from Des Moines, Iowa, to Los Angeles, California.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1996

Ruth Schanke papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0339

Des Moines woman who organized a support group for spouses of lesbians and gays in 1994.


One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1994-1997

Ruth Scharnau papers

Identifier: IWA0224

Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.

Dates: 1970-2017

Sarah Hanley papers

Identifier: IWA0076

University of Iowa professor of history, feminist, and political activist.

Dates: 1900-2008

United Sisters of Black Hawk County records

Identifier: IWA0315

Iowa affiliate of Networking Together, Inc., an organization for women of color.

Dates: 1984-1996

University of Iowa Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women records

Identifier: IWA0690

Annual gathering begun in 1982. By 2007 seven awards were given each year.


Audiovisual materials: 25th anniversary retrospective, 2006 [shelved in digital collection: d0041] Celebration of Excellence Power Point presentation: past scholarship recipients, 2007 [shelved in digital collection: d0045] Women's Achievement Awards Ceremony, 1996 [shelved in videocassette collection: V322] Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women, 1995 [shelved in videocassette collection: V323]

Dates: 1981-2008

University of Iowa Women in Science and Engineering Program records

Identifier: IWA0803

Program established in 1994 to expand and improve educational and professional opportunities for women in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and provide support for students in these fields.

Dates: 1992-2012

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Berry, Jean, 1938- 1
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Bolin, Molly, 1957- 1
Bridgeport Central High School (Bridgeport, Conn.) 1
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Bucklew, Jeanette, 1946- 1
Buckley, Susan C. 1
Burrows, Bess, 1895- 1
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Catholics for a Free Choice (Organization) 1
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Davis, June, 1940- 1
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Domond, Nadine, 1975- 1
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Dungy, Madgetta, 1942- 1
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Edle, Jerry 1
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Embroiderers' Guild of America. Plum Grove Chapter (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Englert, Edna Rummelhart, 1902-2005 1
Entertainment Industry Coalition on Aids 1
Estes, Simon 1
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Fae Ridge Farm (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Felton, Geraldene, 1926- 1
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Fix, Beverly Barnes, 1919- 1
Four Seasons Garden Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Geiger, Nira, 1901- 1
Geiken, Freida, 1895- 1
Getty Center for Education in the Arts 1
Glandorf, Gil 1
Godwin, Trula, 1940-2002 1
Goff, Carrie Cutler 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Grand View College 1
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