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Abigail Van Allen papers

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Identifier: IWA0912
Abstract Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Dates: 1968-2008

Arlene Jens papers

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Identifier: IWA0499
Abstract Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Dates: 1962-2006

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

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Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bettie McKenzie papers

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Identifier: IWA0136
Abstract Community activist from Red Oak, Iowa.
Dates: 1870-2005

Carol Hodne papers

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Identifier: IWA0488
Abstract Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Dates: 1921-2005

Cornelia Shrauger Day papers

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Identifier: IWA0328
Abstract Educated in journalism and law. Washington, Iowa, resident active in YWCA, Planned Parenthood and UNICEF.
Dates: 1890-2004

Dorothy Schramm papers

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Identifier: IWA0183
Abstract Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Dates: 1938-2006

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

Irene Hoover papers

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Identifier: IWA0472
Abstract Farmwoman, 4-H leader, and volunteer who was active in the Farm Bureau and the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
Dates: 1923-2001

Lois Laughlin papers

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Identifier: IWA0184
Abstract Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.
Dates: 1939-2007

Margaret Wilbourn Gerber papers

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Identifier: IWA0520
Abstract Clubwoman and activist who lived in Chicago, Albany, New York, and Iowa City.
Dates: 1923-2003

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

Mary Terronez papers

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Identifier: IWA0497
Abstract Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Dates: 1926-2009

Ruth Salzmann Becker papers

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Identifier: IWA0123
Abstract Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Dates: 1858-2012

Ruth Scharnau papers

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Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Dates: 1970-2013

Sondra Smith papers

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Identifier: IWA0874
Abstract Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Dates: 1965-2010

Tess Catalano papers

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Identifier: IWA0527
Abstract Human rights activist, singer and song writer.
Dates: 1959-2002

Virginia Jones papers

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Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1829-2010

Voices from the Land: An Oral History Project in Iowa

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Identifier: IWA0825
Abstract Oral histories with Iowa farm women conducted as part of the Rural Women's Project of the Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 2000-2001

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State University of Iowa 3
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League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 2
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 2
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University of Iowa 2
American Association for the United Nations 1
Anderson, Marilyn 1
Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women's (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Associated Country Women of the World 1
Associated Country Women of the World. Conference 1
Atlantic High School (Atlantic, Iowa) 1
Barker, Patti 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Bevin, Nancy 1
Blundall, Joan, 1945- 1
Bollin, Kathy 1
Catalano, Theresa Mary, 1959-1999 1
Christensen, Naomi 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Day family 1
Day, Cornelia, 1919-2004 1
Day, Dennis 1
Day, Edward 1
Day, Robert 1
Day, Wilbur 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Eddy, Pat 1
Elliott, Wende 1
Embree, Wilma 1
Faga, Linda 1
Fillers, Freddie 1
Garst, Liz 1
Garst, Mary 1
Gerber, John C. 1
Gerber, Margaret Wilbourn, 1913-1996 1
Grabner, Barbara 1
Gradwell, Shelley 1
Griffieon, LaVon 1
Grinnell College 1
Hansen, Betty 1
Hoover, Irene 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Master Farm Homemakers Guild 1
Iowa State University. Library 1
Jens, Arlene, 1926- 1
Jesina, Sheryl 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Judson College (Marion, Ala.) 1
Kirschman, Fred 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
Laughlin, Don, 1922- 1
Laughlin, Lois, 1925-2008 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Linn, Martha 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Mason, Kären 1
McKenzie, Bettie 1
Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, N.Y.). School of Nursing 1
Muscatine Migrant Committee 1
Nash, Martha, 1925-2000 1
National Council of Catholic Women (U.S.) 1
National Farmers Organization (U.S.) 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
North American Farm Alliance 1
O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 1
O'Connor, Reverend William 1
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
Puttmann, Sally, 1936- 1
Rhines, Ilo 1
Rodriguez, Ernest, 1928- 1
Rural Women's Project (University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives) 1
Salzmann family 1
Scharnau, Ruth, 1933- 1
Schelker, Vivian 1
Schramm, Dorothy 1
Shrauger family 1
Shrauger, Harold, Sr. 1
Simmons, Eleanor, 1925-1999 1
Smith, Sondra, 1948- 1
Spanish Speaking Peoples Commission of Iowa 1
Strait, Eleanor 1
Striegel, Virginia 1
Sutter, Marjean 1
Svoboda, Jane, 1944- 1
Svoboda, Marlys 1
Terronez family 1
Terronez, Felipe Bravo 1
Terronez, Irene 1
Terronez, John, 1938-1997 1
Terronez, Mary, 1918-2009 1
Terronez, Virginia 1
Terry, Linda 1
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