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Ernest Rodriguez papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0783
Abstract

Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.

Dates: 1962-1971

Maria Rundquist papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0544
Abstract

Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.

Dates: 1959-2016

Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
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

Maude Esther White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract

Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.

Dates: 1957-1996

Ruth Scharnau papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract

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

Dates: 1970-2013

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Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
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Iowa ERA Coalition 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
Mason, Kären 1
Midwest Gas (Company) 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
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Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
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Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
Rodriguez, Ernest, 1928- 1
Rundquist, Maria, 1951- 1
Scharnau, Ruth, 1933- 1
Schneiders, Jean, 1935- 1
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Spanish Speaking Peoples Commission of Iowa 1
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United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
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