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Black Hawk County Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0734
Abstract

Organized in 1973, members supported a number of feminist initiatives including economic equalty and the ERA.

Dates: 1973-1980

Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0400
Abstract

Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.

Dates: 1978-1998

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Elizabeth Miller Richards papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0737
Abstract

Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.

Dates: 1929-1996

ERA Iowa 1992 records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0305
Abstract

Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.

Dates: 1980-1993

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract

The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.

Dates: 1964-2003

Iowa Commission on the Status of Women records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0175
Abstract

The records include publications, legislative correspondence and the Write Women Back into History essays of middle and high school students in Iowa.

Dates: 1977-2013

Iowa ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0011
Abstract

Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.

Dates: 1916-1981

Iowa Suffrage Memorial Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0398
Abstract

Commemorated the efforts of pioneer suffragists and the enfranchisement of women.

Dates: 1906-1941

Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0018
Abstract

Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.

Dates: 1972-1980

Iowa Women's Equality Campaign records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0629
Abstract

The organization formed in 1992 to work for passage of the state ERA in Iowa.

Dates: 1975-1992

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Jill Jack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0519
Abstract

Iowa City political activist.

Dates: 1967-2006

Joan Lipsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract

Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dates: 1880-2015

Joann Orr papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0807
Abstract

State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.

Dates: 1969-2017

Johnson County ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0138
Abstract

Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.



Arrangement

"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).

Dates: 1984-1993

Katy Gammack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0749
Abstract

Multi-client lobbyist, co-publisher of "Money and Politics Iowa," and an advocate for women's rights.

Dates: 1976-2007

Lonabelle Kaplan Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0160
Abstract

American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.



Arrangement

1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11

2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41

2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65

Dates: 1931-2007

Louise Goldman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0307
Abstract

Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.

Dates: 1933-1997

Margaret Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0001
Abstract

Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.

Dates: 1973-1978

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Iowa Women's Political Caucus 3
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Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 2
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National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 2
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Anderson, Ruth Bluford, 1921-2013 1
Black Hawk County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Democratic Party (Iowa). State Central Committee 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Durden, Betty 1
ERA Iowa 1992 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Gammack, Katy, 1941- 1
Goetsch, Dorothy 1
Goldman, Louise, 1924-1998 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 1
Grant, Christine (1936-2021) 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Grinnell College 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Freedom Foundation 1
Iowa Suffrage Memorial Commission 1
Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa Women's Equality Campaign 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
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Iowa. State Board of Medical Examiners 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Johnson County ERA Coalition (Johnson County, Iowa) 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 1
Mason, Kären 1
McKee, Alice 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
Money & Politics in Iowa 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
National Organization for Women. Ames Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Des Moines Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
Orr, Joann, 1923-2017 1
Polk County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Radcliffe College 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Republican Party (Iowa) 1
Richards, Elizabeth Miller 1
Spencer, Lonabelle Kaplan, 1925-2011 1
State University of Iowa 1
United Way of Greater Des Moines 1
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Villines, Evelyne 1
Wall, Joe 1
Women's Coffeehouse (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 1
World Conference on Women (4th : 1995 : Beijing, China) 1
Write Women Back Into History Essay Contest 1
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