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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

Beverly Everett papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0148
Abstract Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Dates: 1856-2001

Edna Griffin papers

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

Elizabeth Anna Gernes papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0270
Abstract Educator and Red Cross worker.

Arrangement Two folders, shelved in SCVF; one audiocassette [AC341] shelved in audiocassette collection.
Dates: 1929-1996

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

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.
Dates: 1869-1993

Mary C. Neuhauser papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0455
Abstract Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
Dates: 1968-1999

Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Dates: 1925-1997

Shirley M. Sandage papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Dates: 1927-2012

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Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 2
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Adams, Janet, 1937- 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
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American Association of University Women 1
American Junior Red Cross 1
American National Red Cross 1
Anderson, Helen 1
Baxter, Elaine, 1933- 1
Beatty, Linda, 1942- 1
Bloom, Amy 1
Bohlmann, Rachel E. 1
Boyd, Nancy Shimanek, 1947- 1
Brandt, Diane, 1938- 1
Buhr, Florence, 1933- 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Carl, Janet, 1948- 1
Chapman, Kathleen Halloran, 1937- 1
Christian Children's Fund 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
Crabb, Helen M., 1916- 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Des Moines Suffrage Club 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Drake College of Pharmacy 1
Drake University 1
Duitscher, Lucille Dreier, 1922- 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Fowler, Gwendolyn Wilson, 1907-1997 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Garman, Teresa, 1937- 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Gentleman, Julia, 1931- 1
Gernes, Elizabeth Anna, 1907-1996 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
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa's Women Legislators Oral Histories (Project) 1
Iowa. Department of Agriculture 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Iowa. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 1
John F. Kennedy School of Government 1
Katz Drug Store (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
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Miller, Elizabeth R. (Elizabeth Ruby), 1905-1988 1
Mullins, Sue B., 1936- 1
National Center for Human Development 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Organization on Disability (U.S.) 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 1
O'Halloran, Mary T., 1943- 1
Older Women's League (U.S.) 1
Orr, Joann, 1923-2017 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
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