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Adelia M. Hoyt papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0844
Abstract Photos and a memoir written by a blind woman who helped establish the Iowa Home for Sightless Women in Des Moines.
Dates: 1915-2011

Ayako "A. Mori" Costantino papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0905
Abstract Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Date acquired: 2012-12-06

Bernice Zimmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0876
Abstract Diaries of an Iowa woman.
Dates: 1932-2010

Bertha Hedges papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0846
Abstract A talented seamstress and milliner, Bertha Gotter Hedges was born in Greene County, Iowa, in 1887.
Dates: 1870-2014

Donna Schmidt papers

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Identifier: IWA0856
Abstract University of Iowa nurse who farmed with her husband in Johnson County, Iowa
Dates: 1938-2010

Esther Treptow Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0893
Abstract Daughter of German immigrants whose scrapbook documents her life in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1919-2010

Ivory Winston papers

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Identifier: IWA0883
Abstract Concert vocalist and Ottumwa housewife.
Dates: 1936-2010

Jane Elliott papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0832
Abstract Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise
Dates: 1968-2011

Josephine Marie Pletscher papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0913
Abstract Artist, librarian, and student of Corita Kent.
Dates: 1922-2015

Kathryn W. Hansen

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Identifier: IWA0859
Abstract Photographer, Peace Corps volunteer, and United Nations Association leader and member.
Dates: 1959-2012

Lucy and Henry Vargas papers

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Identifier: IWA0886
Abstract Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-2013

Martha Jean Nicholson Browneller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0804
Abstract Mahaska County, Iowa, farm woman who was active in 4-H and rural organizations. She recorded her daily activities in her diaries between 1935 and 1973.
Dates: 1920-2010

Otilia Gomez Savala papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0827
Abstract Davenport woman raised in the Cook's Point neighborhood, whose parents emigrated from Mexico in the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1937-2014

Sondra Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0874
Abstract Iowa Memorial Union catering manager and women's rights activist.
Dates: 1965-2010

Virginia Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0058
Abstract Community activitst and writer Virginia Shrauger Jones grew up in Atlantic Iowa and served as a Captain in the U. S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Dates: 1829-2010

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Chong, Peggy 1
Clark, Dene 1
Clark, Esther Treptow, 1905-2004 1
Corita, 1918-1986 1
Costantino, A. Mori, 1924 - 2020 1
Costantino, Anthony 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
Gomez, Joseph 1
Gomez, Luz Salazar, 1900-1956 1
Gomez, Peter, 1900-1984 1
Hansen, Kathryn W. 1
Hedges family 1
Hedges, Bertha, 1887-1978 1
Hedges, Charles 1
Hedges, Mildred 1
Hoyt, Adelia M., 1865- 1
Immaculate Heart College (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Immaculate Heart College Center (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Iowa City Human Relations Commission (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa Home for Sightless Women (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Iowa State University 1
Jones, Joe Allen 1
Jones, Virginia Shrauger, 1921- 1
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Kent, Mary Ruth 1
Lais, Leonore Evans 1
League of United Latin American Citizens 1
League of United Latin American Citizens. Council 10 (Davenport, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
Mason, Kären 1
Meyer, Louis 1
Monroe Busy Bees (4-H Club : Mahaska County, Iowa) 1
Nicholson, Homer 1
Nicholson, Irma 1
Northwest Iowa Peace Links 1
Northwestern Bell Telephone Company 1
Northwestern College (Orange City, Iowa) 1
Oskaloosa High School (Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Peace Corps (U.S.) 1
Pierson High School (Pierson, Iowa) 1
Pletscher, Josephine Marie, 1918-2013 1
Savala, Otilia Gomez, 1937- 1
Schmidt, Donna, 1921-2011 1
Shrauger, Cornelia Prentiss, 1896-1985 1
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Smith, Sondra, 1948- 1
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United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
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Vargas, Alice 1
Vargas, Henry, 1929- 1
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White House Conference on Children (1970 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Winston family 1
Winston, Clyde Melvin 1
Winston, Ivory, 1911-1936 1
Womens International League for Peace and Freedom 1
Zimmer, Bernice, 1916-2012 1
Zimmer, Louis, -1987 1
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