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Educator, author, collector of children's books.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Elementary school teacher from Rolfe, Iowa who later worked as a lab technician in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Cedar Rapids dance studio founded in 1951 by Edna Dieman and Julia Bennett.
Waterloo music educator and multicultural programs coordinator.
Methodist Episcopal deaconess who later worked with the Mahaska County Historical Society to found the Nelson Pioneer Farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
Iowa City peace activist and educator who was executive director of the UNA-USA Iowa Division from 1976 to 1996.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
The Iowa League for Nursing's efforts have included active participation in community planning and action for health care, advocating changes such as home health care. The organization made efforts to assure the continuing supply of nurses by providing them with the educational opportunities to reach their maximum career potential, ability to move into management and leadership positions, and promoting a greater public appreciation of nursing as a profession.
Photographs and slides pertaining to the Guzman's role in the Migrant Action Program in Mason City, Iowa.
Photographs and slides available in the Iowa Digital Library.
Iowa City high school drama and English teacher.
Tile artist and printer who formed Greentree Enterprises in Audubon, Iowa.
Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Manuscripts and correspondence related to her books for children including My Name Is-- (1959) and Hidden Year of Devlin Bates (1967).
University of Iowa rhetoric professor who published children's books and taught English as a second language at refugee camps in Thailand, Korea, and China.
Three works have been transferred to the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection: Trading Cultures in the Classroom, 1993; The Hidden Year of Devlin Bates, 1967; Worst Room in the School, 1961.
Geology graduate of the University of Iowa who traveled to Japan and Venezuela to work for oil companies.