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Beverly A. Hannon papers

Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Dates: 1968-2015

Elizabeth Miller Richards papers

Identifier: IWA0737
Abstract Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.
Dates: 1929-1996

Gertrude Cohen papers

Identifier: IWA0358
Abstract Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.
Dates: 1964-1991

Jeanne Bridenstine papers

Identifier: IWA0187
Abstract First woman elected chairperson of the Jasper County Democratic Central Committee in 1972.
Dates: 1962-2014

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

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

Katherine Mull Falvey Zastrow papers

Identifier: IWA0052
Abstract State representative from 1958 to 1964 and the first woman elected to Charles City Council, 1970.
Dates: 1927-1995

Lucille Ketchum Carter papers

Identifier: IWA0131
Abstract 1936 graduate of the School of Nursing at the State University of Iowa who was active in Democratic politics and whose correspondence includes round robin letters.
Dates: 1936-2008

Magdalen Meade papers

Identifier: IWA0648
Abstract Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
Dates: 1891-1992

Mary C. Neuhauser papers

Identifier: IWA0455
Abstract Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Dates: 1968-1999

Opal Miller papers

Identifier: IWA0359
Abstract Democrat, educator and clubwoman who served in the Iowa House of Representatives in the 1970s.
Dates: 1960-1998

Roxanne Barton Conlin papers

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

Ruth Fuller papers

Identifier: IWA0482
Abstract The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Dates: 1925-2002

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