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Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Armed Services librarian during World War II, and University of Iowa professor in the School of Library and Information Science.
Maria Cano came to Iowa from Guanajuato, Mexico, with her parents in 1928. She established a Spanish language interpreter program at the University of Iowa Hospitals in 1975.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
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.