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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Dates: 1988-1993

American Business Women's Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IWA0152
Abstract Iowa City chapter.
Dates: 1971-

Anita Lowry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0300
Abstract University of Iowa Librarian who was the first head of the Information Arcade at the University of Iowa Libraries, 1992-1996.
Dates: 1982-1996

Autobiographical Sketches of Rural Iowa Women

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0407
Abstract Reminiscences of Iowa Farm Bureau women donated to the Rural Women's Project.

Arrangement Four folders, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1998-1999

Bessie Wilkerson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0320
Abstract Former seamstress and long-time resident of Fort Madison, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1994

Betty Boller oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0290
Abstract Des Moines wife and mother who worked as a secretary during World War II.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1999

Bonnie J. Campbell papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0368
Abstract Chair of Iowa's Democratic Party from 1987 to 1991 and first woman to serve as Iowa's Attorney General from 1990 until 1994.
Dates: 1992-1999

Bridging the Generations Exhibit: Master Farm Homemakers Guild records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0589
Abstract This exhibit was created by the Master Farm Homemakers Guild to publicize their history in Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1992-1999

Brine, Pelton and Thompson V. The University of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0495
Abstract Materials relate to the suit filed by 3 dental hygiene faculty members charging that the scheduled closing of the University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program was discriminatory. Arrangement Appeal Documents, 1995-1996( Boxes 19-20) Background Information, 1985-1995 (Boxes 20-24, 27) Defendant Exhibits, 1995 ( Boxes 6-10) Formal Documents, 1991-1995 ( Boxes 1-3) Letters of Support, 1991-1995 (Boxes 25-26)...
Dates: 1985-1996

Catharine King Herr papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0172
Abstract Farm wife who kept a diary from 1945 until her death in 1978.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1976-1978

Catherine Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0217
Abstract Interviews and field reports prepared by Lewis for the Smithsonian Institution's Festival of American Folklore.
Dates: 1995

Cecile Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0006
Abstract Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Dates: 1964-1998

Cherry Muhanji papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0366
Abstract Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Dates: 1984-2006

Common Lives/Lesbian Lives records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0102
Abstract An Iowa-City based lesbian literary journal published all forms of creative expression written by self-defined lesbians.
Dates: 1980-2001

Cynthia Hickok portfolio

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0294
Abstract Textile artist, teacher, and volunteer from Sac City, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1977-1996

Days Gone By: Reminiscences of Northwest Iowa

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0601
Abstract Typescript of an oral history project by Sibley-Ocheyedan High School students interviewing six residents of Osceola County.
Dates: 1992

Des Moines BirthPlace records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0195
Abstract The first licensed out-of-hospital birth center in Iowa, specializing in nurse-midwifery.
Dates: 1979-2000

Diane Finnerty papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0865
Overview LGBTQ activist who began a coalition for gay and lesbian parents in the 1990s.
Dates: 1996-1999

Dorothy Carpenter papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0278
Abstract Republican who served in Iowa House of Representatives from 1980 to 1994.
Dates: 1979-1995

Dorothy Sprout Place memoir

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0384
Abstract Reflections on life as a farmwoman and young mother during World War II.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1993

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University of Iowa 12
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Berry, Jean, 1938- 2
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 2
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Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 2
Gruhn, Josephine, 1927- 2
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 2
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 2
Iowa Cornets (Basketball team) 2
Iowa. General Assembly 2
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 2
Lemme, Helen 2
National Organization for Women 2
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 2
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 2
State University of Iowa 2
Torrence-Laughlin, Janis, 1926-2014 2
University of Iowa. Hospitals and Clinics 2
Wing, Adrien Katherine 2
Women's Professional Basketball League 2
Ackeman, Karen 1
Adams, Janet, 1937- 1
Adams, Vicki 1
Afro-American Cultural Center (University of Iowa) 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Business Women's Association. Grant Wood Chapter 1
American Institute of Commerce 1
Ames Middle School (Ames, Iowa) 1
Anderson, Helen 1
Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Annin, Marilyn 1
Ashby, Rhoda 1
Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women 1
Atkinson, Edith Reed, 1919-2000 1
Barclay, Winston 1
Basgall, Carol 1
Baxter, Elaine, 1933- 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Beck, Jennie, 1903- 1
Bennett, Mary 1
Berg, Orville 1
Berry, Dora Martin, 1937- 1
Berry, Venise T. 1
Berry, Vern, 1906-2004 1
Bishop, Nellie, 1904-1999 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Bloom, Isabel 1
Blunt, Dorothy 1
Bob's Creek Neighbors (Club : Allamakee County, Iowa) 1
Bolden, Louise, 1922- 1
Bolin, Molly, 1957- 1
Boller, Betty, 1924- 1
Bonfiglio, Ruth, 1918-2008 1
Boulware, Lois, 1903-1998 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Braunwarth, Sarah, 1853-1927 1
Braverman, Rosalie, 1910-2010 1
Briggs, Nancy 1
Briles, Margaret Stevenson 1
Brine, Pauline 1
Brown, Sara Slee 1
Bruene, Barbara 1
Bruggmann, Charles 1
Bruggmann, Dominique 1
Bruggmann, Sibylle 1
Bucklew, Jeanette, 1946- 1
Buckley, Irene Coleman, 1904-2006 1
Buckley, Susan C. 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Burns-Knutson, Sharon 1
Burrows, Bess, 1895- 1
Cadoret, Jeanne 1
Cano family 1
Carl, Janet, 1948- 1
Carlson, Agnes Bollesen 1
Carpenter, Dorothy, 1933- 1
Carr, Martha Ashby 1
CenterSpace (Community art center : Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Central College (Pella, Iowa) 1
Chavenelle, Gail 1
Cherry, Kittredge, 1957- 1
Christensen, Jeanne, 1938- 1
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 1
Clark, M. Maeve 1
Clark, Mary G. 1
Coe College 1
Coffin, Barbara, 1941- 1
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 1
Coleman, Susan 1
Common Lives/Lesbian Lives (Organization) 1
Conklin, Charlene, 1929- 1
Cook, Marie 1
Cooper, Cecile, 1900-1997 1
Corning, Joy, 1932- 1
Cowden, Earl William 1
Cowden, Ruth M. Roland, 1894-1978 1
Cox, Marvel Kohlhoff 1
Coy, Gretchen Greta 1
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