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Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
U.S. Representative from Iowa. Correspondence, subject files, legislative records, and speeches relating to his career in the Congress.
Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Physician and civil rights leader in Fort Madison, IA. Correspondence, speeches, biographical and autobiographical materials, and subject files document both his career and his Civil Rights activism.
This oral history collection consists of transcripts and digital files pertaining to "Iowans in the Struggle for Civil Rights and Social Justice: An Oral History," conducted in the Fall of 2014.
Lawyer and U.S. Congressman, 1961-1965. Political and campaign related papers.
Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.
Writer, performer, volunteer, and nurse in Iowa City.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Traces the family history of Helen Lemme, a civil rights activist who was named Iowa City's first Woman of the Year in 1955.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
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.
Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.
Bonney's research files include Iowa suffragist Mary Jane Coggeshall, scientist Mary Louise Putnam, physician Jennie McCowen, and pioneer evangelist and minister, Abner Kneeland
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.