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Abigail Van Allen papers

Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Aldeen Davis papers

Identifier: IWA0279
Abstract Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Dates: 1954-1995

Arlene Jens papers

Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1962-2006

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bettie McKenzie papers

Identifier: IWA0136
Abstract Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1870-2005

Carol Hodne papers

Identifier: IWA0488
Abstract Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Dates: 1921-2005

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dates: 1890-2004

Dorothy Schramm papers

Identifier: IWA0183
Abstract Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Dates: 1938-2006

Irene Hoover papers

Identifier: IWA0472
Abstract Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Dates: 1923-2001

Jacqueline Scott papers

Identifier: IWA0295
Abstract Elementary schoolteacher in Keokuk, Iowa.
Dates: 1988-1997

Lois Laughlin papers

Identifier: IWA0184
Abstract Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.
Dates: 1939-2007

Louise Goldman papers

Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1933-1997

Margaret Wilbourn Gerber papers

Identifier: IWA0520
Abstract Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Dates: 1923-2003

Marta Werner papers

Identifier: IWA0361
Abstract Native of Mexico who came to Fort Madison, Iowa in 1914. Her community activism centered on the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.
Dates: 1892-1989

Martha Nash papers

Identifier: IWA0235
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1939-2000

Mary Terronez papers

Identifier: IWA0497
Abstract Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Dates: 1926-2009

Olabelle Reed papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0343
Abstract Teacher, community activist, and co-founder of Club Les Dames, an African American women's club in Waterloo.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1935-1997

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 Laughlin papers

Identifier: IWA0185
Abstract Social activist and writer.
Dates: 1956-1997

Ruth Salzmann Becker papers

Identifier: IWA0123
Abstract Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Dates: 1858-2012

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Club Les Dames (Waterloo, Iowa) 1
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Daughters of the American Revolution 1
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Day, Robert 1
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Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
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Hoover, Irene 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Iowa Farm Bureau Federation. Women's Committee 1
Iowa Higher Education Task Force 1
Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa State University. Library 1
Iowa. Attorney-General's Office 1
Jens, Arlene, 1926- 1
Jesina, Sheryl 1
John Glenn Presidential Campaign 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Judson College (Marion, Ala.) 1
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Kirschman, Fred 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
Laughlin, Don, 1922- 1
Laughlin, Lois, 1925-2008 1
Laughlin, Ruth, 1954-1986 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
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League of Women Voters of Iowa City, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Linn, Martha 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Mahoso, Tafataona Pasipaipa 1
Mason, Kären 1
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Mohr, Charlotte 1
Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, N.Y.). School of Nursing 1
Muscatine Federated Women's Club 1
Muscatine Migrant Committee 1
Nash, Martha, 1925-2000 1
National Council of Catholic Women (U.S.) 1
National Farmers Organization (U.S.) 1
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Needlework Guild of America. Iowa City Branch 1
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O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 1
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