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State representative from 1958 to 1964 and the first woman elected to Charles City Council, 1970.
Native of Vietnam who became a teacher, school board member, and 1994 candidate for the Iowa senate.
Non-profit organization that helped recent Latino immigrants and non-English speakers in the Siouxland area obtain human services, healthcare, housing, and other basic needs.
Schoolteacher, wife and mother, who kept account books for her husband's chain of drugstores.
The members of Davenport LULAC Council 10 engaged in a wide range of social and political activities including annual fiestas, civil rights and fair housing.
Radio homemaker who broadcast the Kitchen Klatter program from the 1920s to the mid-1970s.
An artist who farmed with her husband near La Porte, Iowa.
West Central Iowa farmwoman known locally as 'the flower lady.'
Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.
Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.
Newspaper editor whose papers relate to her career as a journalist and the years she spent in occupied Japan following World War II.
Diaries of a homemaker and bakery owner from Manson, Iowa
Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Correspondence and diaries of an Iowa farm woman.
Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Brothers who emigrated to Bettendorf, Iowa, from Zacatecas, Mexico, in 1914 and 1915.
The full extent of the Manuel and David Macias collection is preserved in the Iowa Digital Library.