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Iowa City resident who worked to preserve and restore Iowa City landmarks including the Old Capitol building.
Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
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.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Democratic representative and senator in the Iowa legislature.
Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.
1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11
2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41
2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Member and president of Iowa State Board of Regents.
First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Activist and administrator at the University of Iowa whose papers provide insight into Latino life and culture in Iowa and across the Midwest.