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1939 graduate from the State University of Iowa College of Law who worked for the U. S. Department of the Interior between 1943 and 1964.
Scholar and translator whose work focused on Haitian intellectual Jean Price-Mars.
On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.
Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Maria Cano came to Iowa from Guanajuato, Mexico, with her parents in 1928. She established a Spanish language interpreter program at the University of Iowa Hospitals in 1975.
Served with her husband as missionaries for the Church of the Brethren in Garkida, Nigeria from 1948 to 1961.
Social worker who worked for the American National Red Cross during and after World War II.
Ohio born psychometrist who divorced in 1957 and moved to Iowa City with her daughters.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
An ongoing collection of materials related to the 1993 Nancy Drew Conference and Mildred Wirt Benson.
Iowa City artist and poet who published in a variety of journals and won numerous awards for her work.
Activist and administrator at the University of Iowa whose papers provide insight into Latino life and culture in Iowa and across the Midwest.
Iowa City city councilor from 1990 to 1997. Chosen twice to serve as mayor.
Artist and professor in the Department of Home Economics at the University of Iowa.
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.
Founded in Iowa City in 1937 to celebrate its members' Norwegian heritage.