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Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Life partners Kittredge Cherry (1957-), an author, journalist, and minister to the LGBT community, and Audrey Lockwood (1957- ), a financial planner, met as students at the University of Iowa in 1975 and lived and worked in Japan before settling in California.
Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
During the 1980s and 1990s, the LWV of Muscatine conducted a number of studies on Muscatine county issues, including the ambulance 911 system, law enforcement, county courthouse space needs, alternative forms of county government, housing, education, land use, hazardous waste, local option tax, the U.S. Highway 61 Bypass, and the Muscatine fire station.
Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.
Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
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.
Nurse educator and scholar.
Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.
Educator, author, and columnist. Speeches, newspaper columns, and articles about education. Also includes sound recordings, video tapes, and filmstrips.
Northwest Iowa family including Robert McCown, head of the University of Iowa Libraries Department of Special Collections from 1986-1997.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Papers document Hillard's work as Western U.S. Division Director of La Leche League International.
Administrative, Boxes 1-10
Area Conferences, Boxes 10-11
Area Coordinator of Leaders (ACL), Boxes 11-13
Areas, Boxes 13-18
Biographical information, Box 1
Conferences, Boxes 18-20
Correspondence, Boxes 20-25
Division Director, Boxes 25-27
Financial Records, Boxes 27-29
Human Relations Enrichment (HRE), Boxes 29-30
Other Divisions, Boxes 31-33
Photographs, Box 46
Professional Liaison Department (PLD), Boxes 33-34
Programs, Boxes 34-35
Publications, Box 35-42
Publicity, Box 42
Regional Administrators (RA), Boxes 42-44
Resource and Development (R&D), Boxes 44-46
Waterloo, Iowa, native who served in WAVES during World War II and later worked for the American Red Cross.
Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.