Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 11 of 11

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Dates: 1964-2003

Iowa ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0011
Abstract Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Dates: 1916-1981

Jean Lloyd-Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0066
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City and president of the Iowa Peace Institute.
Dates: 1964-2003

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0351
Abstract Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Dates: 1958-1995

Joann Orr papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0807
Abstract State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.
Dates: 1969-2017

Linda Yanney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0413
Abstract Iowa City feminist and champion of LGBT rights.
Dates: 1948-2000

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007

Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract 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

Minnette Doderer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0008
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City who was first elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1964. Arrangement Alphabetical file, 1944-1984 (Boxes 1-30) Campaign files 1966, 1968, 1977-1980 (Box 6) Lieutenant governor campaigns, 1970, 1977-1978 (Box 22-25) 1966-1988 (Box 31) 1986-2000 (Boxes 53-55) Correspondence 1944-1984 (Boxes 10-15) 1972-1990 (Boxes...
Dates: 1944-2005

Patricia Geadelmann papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0812
Abstract Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
Dates: 1965-2006

Roxanne Barton Conlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0005
Abstract Attorney and political activist who co-founded the Iowa Women's Political Caucus and was appointed Federal Prosecutor in 1977.
Dates: 1969-1999

Filtered By

  • Subject: 20th century X
  • Subject: Equal rights amendments X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Women -- Political activity 10
Women lawyers 10
Personal papers 9
Iowa 8
Sound recordings 8
∨ more
Speeches 8
Photographs 7
Political campaigns 7
Women's rights 6
2001-2010 5
Iowa City (Iowa) 5
Oral histories 5
Cultural artifacts 4
Feminists 4
Legislators 4
Women in public life 4
Des Moines (Iowa) 3
Political participation 3
Scrapbooks 3
Sex discrimination against women 3
Sex role 3
Video recordings 3
1971-1980 2
1981-1990 2
Abortion 2
Administrative records 2
Bisexuals 2
Equality before the law 2
Gays 2
Legislation 2
Lesbians 2
Pacifism 2
Peace 2
Political activists 2
Sexual minorities 2
Transgender people 2
Women 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
1961-1970 1
African Americans 1
Aging 1
Air quality 1
Attorneys general 1
Banks and banking 1
Birth control 1
Campaign funds 1
Caucus 1
Cedar Falls (Iowa) 1
Child care 1
Child care services 1
Christmas cards 1
Civil rights 1
College students 1
College teachers 1
Community activists 1
Correspondence 1
Discrimination in banking 1
Discrimination in insurance 1
Discrimination in mortgage loans 1
Drug abuse 1
Education 1
Elections 1
Farm management 1
Farmers 1
Federal government 1
Feminism 1
Girl Scouts 1
Grinnell (Iowa) 1
Homemakers 1
Human rights 1
Inheritance and succession 1
Lieutenant governors 1
Medical care 1
Memoirs 1
Newspaper publishing 1
No-fault divorce 1
Nurses 1
Nursing 1
Odor control 1
Older people 1
Pacifists 1
Panama 1
Patient advocacy 1
Pay equity 1
Physical education and training 1
Physical education teachers 1
Political candidates 1
Political parties 1
Politicians 1
Posters 1
Poweshiek County (Iowa) 1
Pro-choice movement 1
Religious right 1
Right and left (Political science) 1
Scout leaders 1
Sex discrimination in sports 1
Social advocacy 1
∧ less
 
Language
English 9
 
Names
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 3
University of Iowa 3
Democratic Party (Iowa) 2
Iowa ERA Coalition 2
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 2
∨ more
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 2
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 2
Republican Party (Iowa) 2
Smith, Mary Louise 2
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of University Women 1
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Drake University 1
Durden, Betty 1
Durham, Leona 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Geadelmann, Patricia L. 1
Goetsch, Dorothy 1
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Grinnell College 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa Health Systems Agency 1
Iowa Higher Education Task Force 1
Iowa Peace Institute 1
Iowa. Attorney-General's Office 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
John Glenn Presidential Campaign 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
Malcolm Price Laboratory School 1
McKee, Alice 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
Orr, Joann, 1923-2017 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
Smith, Elmer M. 1
Spencer, Lonabelle Kaplan, 1925-2011 1
State University of Iowa 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
United States. District Attorney (Iowa : Southern District) 1
University of Iowa Daycare Commission 1
University of Iowa. Action Studies Program 1
University of Iowa. Afro-American Studies Program 1
University of Iowa. Department of Physical Education and Dance 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
University of Iowa. Women's Studies Program 1
Villines, Evelyne 1
Wall, Joe 1
Wilson, Jonathan 1
World Conference on Women (4th : 1995 : Beijing, China) 1
Yanney, Linda 1
Zimmerman, Jo Ann, 1936- 1
∧ less