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A Political Dialogue: Iowa's Women Legislators oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0089
Abstract Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Dates: 1988-1993

Arlene Morris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0276
Abstract Clinical psychologist and University of Iowa alumna who was a member of the Des Moines Know Your Neighbor panel.
Dates: 1946-1996

Barbara M. Calderon papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0247
Abstract Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.

Arrangement Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1945-1968

Betty Jean Furgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0111
Abstract Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Dates: 1921-2010

Edna Griffin papers

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Identifier: IWA0443
Abstract Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Dates: 1948-2004

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0365
Abstract The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Dates: 1905-1996

Iowa Women's Hall of Fame records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0174
Abstract Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.
Dates: 1975-2010

Jane Burleson papers

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Identifier: IWA0340
Abstract Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
Dates: 1931-1998

Lois H. Eichacker papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0255
Abstract Fort Madison civic leader and former president of the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board.
Dates: 1905-2006

Marguerite Cothorn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0402
Abstract Social worker and political activist, who served on the Iowa Civil Rights Commission from 1983 to 1984.
Dates: 1986-1994

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African Americans 3
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Civic leaders 2
Race discrimination 2
Social workers 2
Women 2
1941-1950 1
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2001-2010 1
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Chicago (Ill.) 1
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Civil rights movements 1
Civil rights workers 1
Clinical psychologists 1
College administrators 1
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Families 1
Fort Dodge (Iowa) 1
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Holly Springs (Miss.) 1
Human rights workers 1
Indonesia 1
Iowa City (Iowa) 1
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Jewish women -- Iowa 1
Keokuk (Iowa) 1
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Rockford (Ill.) 1
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Singapore 1
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Special education educators 1
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Vietnam 1
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Voyages and travels 1
Waterloo (Iowa) 1
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Women -- Societies and clubs 1
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World War, 1939-1945 1
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Names
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 3
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 2
Veterans Administration Hospital (Iowa City, Iowa) 2
Adams, Janet, 1937- 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
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Anderson, Helen 1
Baxter, Elaine, 1933- 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Burleson, Jane, 1928- 1
Calderon, Barbara McDonald, 1915- 1
Carl, Janet, 1948- 1
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 1
Clark, Betty Jean, 1920-2005 1
Coffin, Winnie 1
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 1
Conklin, Charlene, 1929- 1
Cooper, Fannie Wilson 1
Corning, Joy, 1932- 1
Cothorn, Marguerite, 1909-1998 1
Crabb, Helen M., 1916- 1
Des Moines Suffrage Club 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Drake College of Pharmacy 1
Drake University 1
Duitscher, Lucille Dreier, 1922- 1
Eichacker, Lois H., 1932- 1
Fowler, Gwendolyn Wilson, 1907-1997 1
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 1
Garman, Teresa, 1937- 1
Gentleman, Julia, 1931- 1
Gregerson, Mary Pat, 1938- 1
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 1
Griffin, Phyllis 1
Gruhn, Josephine, 1927- 1
Hammond, Johnie, 1932- 1
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 1
Harper, Mattie 1
Harper, Patricia, 1932- 1
Hoffmann-Bright, Betty, 1921- 1
Iowa Commission for Senior Citizens 1
Iowa's Women Legislators Oral Histories (Project) 1
Iowa. Department of Agriculture 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Know Your Neighbor (Panel : Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Larsen, Sonja, 1941- 1
Lawrence, Noah 1
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 1
Lonergan, Joyce, 1934- 1
McElroy, Lillian M., 1917- 1
Metcalf, Janet, 1935- 1
Metz, Katheryn Clancy 1
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 1
Morris, Arlene, 1926- 1
Mullins, Sue B., 1936- 1
Neuhauser, Mary C., 1934- 1
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
O'Halloran, Mary T., 1943- 1
Orr, Joann, 1923-2017 1
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 1
Sargisson, Hallie, 1907- 1
Shivvers, Vera, 1897-1990 1
Smith, Joan H., 1926- 1
Southeast Iowa Community Action Organization 1
Svoboda, Jane, 1944- 1
Svoboda, Linda 1
Teaford, Jane, 1935- 1
Thompson, Patricia L., 1927- 1
Torrence-Laughlin, Janis, 1926-2014 1
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation 1
United States. Foreign Service 1
University of Iowa Alumni Association 1
University of Iowa. College of Pharmacy 1
Van Alstine, Percie, 1905- 1
Veterans Administration Hospital (Knoxville, Iowa) 1
Wick, Kathlyn M., 1903- 1
Zastrow, Katherine Mull Falvey, 1904-1997 1
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