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Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
Women's organization to fund and assist programs that create opportunities for women and girls in Iowa.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.
Maria Cano came to Iowa from Guanajuato, Mexico, with her parents in 1928. She established a Spanish language interpreter program at the University of Iowa Hospitals in 1975.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Women Aware, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Sioux City, Iowa, which was started in 1979. Its primary focus is on displaced homemakers and single parent homemakers, providing advocacy, education, information, counseling, referral and support.
Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.
This local organization's goal was to, educate, and empower young women in the Greater Des Moines area through counseling and other programs.