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Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Davenport, Iowa, woman whose parents came to Iowa from Mexico in the 1910s.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
The collection consists mainly of correspondence and includes the papers of early twentieth century labor activist, IWW member, and Buffalo school teacher, Pearl McGill.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Davenport family that emigrated from Mexico in the 1910s.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Cultural women's club in Fort Madison, Iowa which focused on intellectual improvement through study and reading.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Champion hog breeder, farm woman, 4-H leader, and president of the Iowa Porkettes.
An ongoing collection of materials related to the 1993 Nancy Drew Conference and Mildred Wirt Benson.
Activist and administrator at the University of Iowa whose papers provide insight into Latino life and culture in Iowa and across the Midwest.
Iowa City city councilor from 1990 to 1997. Chosen twice to serve as mayor.
Artist and professor in the Department of Home Economics at the University of Iowa.
Local chapter of the national association.
Founded in Iowa City in 1937 to celebrate its members' Norwegian heritage.
Women's study club founded in 1867 by young women who had attended the Marion Female Seminary.