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Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Iowa teacher from Jefferson County who taught in rural schools for forty-four years and was active in the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
Theologian, writer and lecturer whose work encompassed religious theology, philosophy and psychology.
Ohio born psychometrist who divorced in 1957 and moved to Iowa City with her daughters.
Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Davenport, Iowa, woman whose parents came to Iowa from Mexico in the 1910s.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Educator, activist, and musician from Davenport, Iowa, who held leadership positions in UAW Local 858 and League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC).
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.
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.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Organization opposed to genetically modified organisms.
Oral histories with Latino women and family members conducted by the staff of the Iowa Women's Archives through its Mujeres Latinas project.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.