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Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Dates: 1964-2003

Iowa ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0011
Abstract Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Dates: 1916-1981

Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0018
Abstract Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Dates: 1972-1980

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

 Collection
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

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.

Arrangement 1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Dates: 1931-2007

Mary Louise Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

National Organization for Women, Dubuque Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0223
Abstract 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

Patricia Geadelmann papers

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Identifier: IWA0812
Abstract Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
Dates: 1965-2006

Roxanne Barton Conlin papers

 Collection
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

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Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
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Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Drake University 1
Durden, Betty 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
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International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa Health Systems Agency 1
Iowa Higher Education Task Force 1
Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment 1
Iowa. Attorney-General's Office 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
John Glenn Presidential Campaign 1
LePort, Donna 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
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Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
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National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
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O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
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Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
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Spencer, Lonabelle Kaplan, 1925-2011 1
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United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
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University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
Villines, Evelyne 1
Wall, Joe 1
World Conference on Women (4th : 1995 : Beijing, China) 1
Zimmerman, Jo Ann, 1936- 1
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