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Donovan F. Ward Papers

Identifier: msc0397

Dubuque, Iowa, surgeon. Subject files, articles, and speeches relating in great part to his term as president of the American Medical Association.

Dates: 1929-1980; Majority of material found in 1960-1969

Lyman Whiting Papers

Identifier: msc0172

Congregational clergyman. Diaries, correspondence, sermons, and other materials.

Dates: 1836-1906

Marion Carson papers

Identifier: IWA0132

Graduate of Ministry at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, where she was the first Unitarian Universalist student.

Dates: 1960-2004

Martha Nash papers

Identifier: IWA0235

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

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

Identifier: IWA0223

The group was formed in 1973. The purpose of the group was to improve and expand the role of women in society and it supported the Equal Rights Amendment, safe and legal abortion among other issues.

Dates: 1973-1995

R. Weston Diaries

Identifier: msc0117

Railroad mechanic. Two diaries containing details about his daily work in the shops of the C.B.&Q. and C.D.&M. railroads, community news and gossip in Dubuque, Iowa, and personal matters.

Dates: 1873, 1878

Richard Pike Bissell Papers

Identifier: msc0565

Typescript and holograph drafts, galley proofs, editor's notes, source material, etc., documenting the writings of this Dubuque novelist and author of 7 1/2 Cents (1953), the basis of the musical hit, The Pajama Game (1954, filmed 1957).

Dates: 1951-1973

Robinson-Lacy Family papers

Identifier: IWA0424

Correspondence diaries, scrapbook, and genealogical information regarding this Dubuque-area family.

Dates: 1852-2001

Ruth Scharnau papers

Identifier: IWA0224

Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.

Dates: 1970-2013

Sister Gwen Hennessey papers

Identifier: IWA0491

Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Dates: 2000-2005

Women of the Wartburg Theological Seminary collection

Identifier: IWA0891

Lutheran Seminary in Dubuque which began admitting women in 1970.

Dates: 1983-2009

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