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Mexican couple from the state of Guanajuato who settled permanently in Iowa in the 1910s.
Writer and volunteer who earned a doctorate in English from the University of Iowa while living with spinocerebellar degeneration.
Rural Mt. Ayr, Iowa woman who worked in local homes as a washerwoman and housekeeper.
Nurse, abortion rights activist and educator from Fairfield, Iowa.
Clinical psychologist and University of Iowa alumna who was a member of the Des Moines Know Your Neighbor panel.
Muscatine organization of area artists who opened a shop and organized an annual craft fair, classes, and craft demonstrations.
The Asian American Coalition collection primarily documents the first ten years of the organization’s existence from 1998 to 2008 with a smaller percentage of documents being from after 2009 to 2014. The collection contains documents such as the founding constitution, an issues paper which laid out why the organization was necessary, internal emails between the original student leaders which highlight their goals as an organization, communications with the University administration where they expressed many of their demands to the University, fliers and meeting notes for the various events they hosted on campus and in the community, and early newspaper coverage of the organization from the Daily Iowan.
Iowa City study club organized in 1897.
Eastern Iowa women's study and social club.
Swedish immigrant who moved to Iowa in 1889. (In Swedish with English translations.)
Reminiscences of Iowa Farm Bureau women donated to the Rural Women's Project.
Four folders, shelved in SCVF.
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.
Mitchell and her husband operated the Community Pharmacy in Des Moines for 25 years.
Mother from Ames, Iowa who died of polio in 1955.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.
Rural nurse who contracted AIDS on the job and became a national spokeswoman for occupational safety.
Reporter, women's page editor, and columnist for the Minneapolis Star and Tribune from the 1940s until 1988.
Nursing administrator and first African-American public health nurse in Iowa.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF.
Clubwoman and member of the Semper Fidelis Club in Davenport, Iowa.