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Cecile Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0006
Abstract Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Dates: 1964-1998

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Dates: 1952-2009

Edna Griffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0443
Abstract Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Dates: 1948-2004

Ernest Rodriguez papers

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Identifier: IWA0784
Abstract Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Dates: 1910-2014

Jean and John L. Schneiders papers

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Identifier: IWA0783
Abstract Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.
Dates: 1962-1971

Joyce Beisswenger papers

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Identifier: IWA0823
Abstract Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Dates: 1906-2005

Lemme Family papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0260
Abstract Traces the family history of Helen Lemme, a civil rights activist who was named Iowa City's first Woman of the Year in 1955.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1970-1998

Margaret Anderson Papers

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Identifier: IWA0001
Abstract Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.
Dates: 1973-1978

Margaret Atherton Bonney papers

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Identifier: IWA0313
Abstract Bonney's research files include Iowa suffragist Mary Jane Coggeshall, scientist Mary Louise Putnam, physician Jennie McCowen, and pioneer evangelist and minister, Abner Kneeland
Dates: 1810-1992

Martha Nash papers

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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

Maude Esther White papers

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Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.
Dates: 1957-1996

Polly Ely papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0829
Abstract Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.
Dates: 1937-2008; Other: Date acquired: 2010-07-01

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Coggeshall, Mary Jane Whitely, 1836-1911 1
Cooper, Cecile, 1900-1997 1
Davenport Academy of Sciences 1
Des Moines Tutoring Center 1
Ely, Polly, 1920-2008 1
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Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
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Penuel Ridge Contemplative Retreat Center (Cheatham County, Tenn.) 1
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Putnam, Mary Louise Duncan, 1832-1903 1
Quad Cities Council on Human Rights 1
Rodriguez, Ernest, 1928- 1
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Unitarian Universalist Peoples Church of Cedar Rapids (Iowa) 1
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White, Maude Esther, 1913-2003 1
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