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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.
Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Administrative dean at the University of Iowa (1944-1974). Correspondence, notebooks, and speeches relating to Dakin's many civic interests and activities. Topics included are Rotary International, Boy Scouts of America, and U of I.
4-H scrapbook and record books.
Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.
Social worker, community activist, and civic administrator who founded the Quad Cities Conference on Black Families, Inc.
Professional dancer and deputy commissioner of the Iowa Department of Social Services.
Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Known as the Vietnam Mail Lady, Neal corresponded with servicemen stationed in Vietnam from 1966 to 1969.
Johnson County community activist from the 1970s to 1990s.
Social club of Iowa County farmwomen that began as a Farm Bureau club but later dropped that affiliation.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
Women's organization to fund and assist programs that create opportunities for women and girls in Iowa.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.