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Carolyn "Kay" Bucksbaum papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0591
Abstract

Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.

Dates: 1949-1998

Elaine Szymoniak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0166
Abstract

Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.

Dates: 1974-2004

Gwendolyn Fowler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0365
Abstract

The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.

Dates: 1905-1996

Jennifer Riggs Cosson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0431
Abstract

A known suffragist who was active in community and political circles in Des Moines, Iowa.

Dates: 1890-1943

Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0027
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1925-1997

Roxanne Barton Conlin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0005
Abstract

Attorney and political activist who co-founded the Iowa Women's Political Caucus and was appointed Federal Prosecutor in 1977.

Dates: 1969-1999

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1
Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa 1
Bucksbaum, Carolyn 1
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Bush, George, 1924- 1
Coffin, Winnie 1
Conlin, Roxanne Barton, 1944- 1
Cooper, Fannie Wilson 1
Cosson, George 1
Cosson, Jennifer Riggs, -1943 1
Democratic Party (Iowa) 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Des Moines Suffrage Club 1
Drake College of Pharmacy 1
Drake University 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Fowler, Gwendolyn Wilson, 1907-1997 1
Grinnell College 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Higher Education Task Force 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa. Attorney-General's Office 1
Iowa. Department of Agriculture 1
Iowa. General Assembly. Senate 1
John Glenn Presidential Campaign 1
League of Women Voters of Iowa 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Noun, Louise R. 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Proteus Club 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
Republican National Convention 1
Republican National Convention (31st : 1976 : Kansas City, Mo.) 1
Republican Party (Iowa) 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
Simpson College 1
Smith, Elmer M. 1
Smith, Mary Louise 1
State University of Iowa 1
Szymoniak, Elaine, 1920-2009 1
United Nations Association of the United States of America. Iowa Division 1
United Nations. Population Commission 1
United States Commission on Civil Rights 1
United States Institute of Peace 1
United States. District Attorney (Iowa : Southern District) 1
United States. Foreign Service 1
University of Iowa. College of Pharmacy 1
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 1
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