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Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Rural nurse who contracted AIDS on the job and became a national spokeswoman for occupational safety.
Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Social worker, community activist, and civic administrator who founded the Quad Cities Conference on Black Families, Inc.
This exhibit was created by the Master Farm Homemakers Guild to publicize their history in Iowa.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Johnson County, Iowa chapter of Church Women United.
Carpenter and activist for women in non-traditional jobs.
Born in Ontario 1943, awarded a PhD in American literature by Pennsylvania State University in 1970, taught at Iowa from 1970 to 1986, retired to write. Perhaps best known for Rambo, the central character of his 1972 novel First Blood, which lead to the Rambo films starring Sylvester Stallone, Morrell has written numerous novels as well as screen- and teleplays. The growing collection of his papers includes video and audio tapes as well as research notes, correspondence, and manuscripts.
Dutch immigrants who settled in Iowa in the 1910s, and four generations of their descendants.
Cedar Rapids dance studio founded in 1951 by Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett.
Dubuque, Iowa, surgeon. Subject files, articles, and speeches relating in great part to his term as president of the American Medical Association.
Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Educator whose lifelong career of working with partially seeing and blind students began in 1938 at the Perkins School for the Blind in Massachussetts.
Iowa City elementary school teacher.
One folder, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V133] shelved in videocassette collection.
Videotaped interview with Herbst about the history of television broadcasting in Iowa, 1998.
One folder shelved in SCVF.
The guild taught needlework skills and participated in shows.