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Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.
1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11
2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41
2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Feminist and civil liberties activist from Des Moines, Iowa, who was also an art collector, author, and co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
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.
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.
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.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
Iowa State Representative and Senator who served in the legislature from 1987 to 2002.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
Research and educational materials of activist and labor educator Roberta Till-Retz.
The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.
Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race. They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.