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Buchanan County farmwoman who was active in the Farm Bureau and county historical society.
Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
Des Moines women's club formed in 1897 to promote efficiency in extemporaneous speaking.
Organization created to recruit, educate, and elect Democratic women to public office in Iowa.
Federal Civil Service employee who graduated from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Communication in 1932.
Biology teacher at Iowa City City High School from 1928 to 1967.
Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.
University of Iowa alumna and clubwoman. She wrote a column for the Iowa City Press Citizen during World War II.
First woman mayor of Iowa City, serving from 1922 to 1925.
The records include notebooks for flower shows, a program planning book, and newspaper articles.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Women's auxiliary of the Iowa Pork Producer's Association, founded in 1964. Merged with the men's organization in 1992.
Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.
Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
Des Moines-born clubwoman, community leader, businesswoman, and Republican Party activist.