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American Business Women's Association records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0152
Abstract

Iowa City chapter.

Dates: 1971-

Artists in Action (Muscatine, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0414
Abstract

Muscatine organization of area artists who opened a shop and organized an annual craft fair, classes, and craft demonstrations.

Dates: 1976-1995

Embroiderers' Guild of America, Plum Grove Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0794
Abstract

The guild taught needlework skills and participated in shows.

Dates: 1975-2009

ERA Iowa 1992 records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0305
Abstract

Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.

Dates: 1980-1993

Four Cs of Johnson County records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0546
Abstract

Records of the local Community Coordinated Child Care.

Dates: 1974-2008

Four Seasons Garden Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0877
Abstract

This collection contains meeting minutes, annual reports, and scrapbooks of club activities.

Dates: 1970-2010

Helen Lemme Reading Club records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IWA0399
Abstract

African American reading club formed in 1984 by University of Iowa graduate students.

Dates: 1984-1998

International Women's Club records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0798
Abstract

Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.

Dates: 1959-2000

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0552
Abstract

IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.

Dates: 1979-2000

Iowa Commission on the Status of Women records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0175
Abstract

Legislative commission designed to study, protect, and advocate for the women of Iowa.

Dates: 1968-2013

Iowa ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0011
Abstract

Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.

Dates: 1974-1981

Iowa Peace Links records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0625
Abstract

Newsletters of pacifist group Peace Links, based in the Northwest Iowa towns of Paullina and Primghar.

Dates: 1985-2001

Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0018
Abstract

Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.

Dates: 1972-1980

Iowa Women in Educational Leadership records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0370
Abstract

An organization to promote the upward mobility of women in educational management.

Dates: 1981-1997

Iowa Women in Natural Resources records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0222
Abstract

Iowa chapter of the national organization.

Dates: 1987-2007

Iowa Women's Hall of Fame records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0174
Abstract

Established by the Iowa Commission on the Status of Women in 1975 to recognize the contributions of Iowa women.

Dates: 1975-2010

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Johnson County ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0138
Abstract

Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.



Arrangement

"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).

Dates: 1984-1993

League of Women Voters, Sioux City records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0229
Scope and Contents The League of Women Voters of Sioux City records date from 1978 to 1993 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The bulk of the collection consists of newspaper clippings from the Sioux City Journal and the Des Moines Register chronicling local debates in the late 1970s about Sioux City's urban renewal and city government structure. Clippings on how other Iowa cities were handling these issues in their communities are included. The home rule charter folder includes the proposal submitted by the Sioux City Charter Commission to the mayor and city council, which called for re-structuring the city's government; among other things, the new charter would have given more power to the mayor. The proposed charter was hotly debated for several months and defeated in a narrow vote; the League opposed the charter. The urban renewal newspaper clippings describe conflicts over how to maintain a vital business sector, and an investigation into charges that a developer had misused...
Dates: 1978-1993

Lowell Club (Boone, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0091
Abstract

Study club founded in 1887.

Dates: 1987

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Names
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 3
National Organization for Women. Iowa 3
University of Iowa 3
Hammond, Johnie (1932-) 2
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 2
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National Organization for Women. Johnson County-Iowa City Chapter 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 2
Alan Guttmacher Institute 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Business Women's Association. Grant Wood Chapter 1
Americans for Religious Liberty 1
Anderson, Margaret, 1928- 1
Artists In Action (Muscatine, Iowa) 1
Campbell, Bonnie J., 1948- 1
Catholics for a Free Choice (Organization) 1
ERA Iowa 1992 1
Eaton, Linda 1
Eisinger, Mary 1
Embroiderers' Guild of America. Plum Grove Chapter (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Emma Goldman Clinic 1
Feminist Majority (Organization) 1
Four Cs of Johnson County 1
Four Seasons Garden Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Glanton, Willie 1
Goldsmith, Judith 1
Helen Lemme Reading Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Henry, Gloria 1
Hickok, Kathleen 1
International Wives Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
International Women's Club (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault 1
Iowa Crime Victim Assistance Division 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys 1
Iowa Peace Links 1
Iowa State Bar Association 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment 1
Iowa Women in Educational Leadership 1
Iowa Women in Natural Resources 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Johnson County ERA Coalition (Johnson County, Iowa) 1
Knight, Bernie 1
Kramer, Mary, (Legislator) (1935-) 1
League of Women Voters of Sioux City, Iowa 1
Lemme, Helen 1
Lipsky, Joan (1919-2015) 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean (1929-) 1
Lowell Club (Boone, Iowa) 1
Mahaska County Farm Bureau. Women's Committee 1
Marylanders for the Right to Choose (Organization) 1
Mascher, Mary (1952) 1
Metcalf, Janet, 1935- 1
Midwest Federation of Chaparral Poets 1
Midwest Federation of Chaparral Poets. Iowa Chapter 1
Midwest Women's Studies Association 1
Midwest Women's Studies Association. Conference 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
National Council of State Garden Clubs 1
National League of American Pen Women. Quad Cities Branch 1
National Organization for Women 1
National Organization for Women. Ames Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Des Moines Chapter 1
National Organization for Women. Dubuque Chapter 1
Networking Together, Inc. 1
New Directions for Women (Organization) 1
O'Brien County Farm Bureau Women (Iowa) 1
Omega Township Women's Club (O'Brien County, Iowa) 1
Patrick, Peggy 1
Percival Needlecrafters (Percival, Iowa) 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
Planned Parenthood of Mid-Iowa 1
Polk County Women Attorneys (Iowa) 1
Polk County Women's Political Caucus (Iowa) 1
Reproductive Rights Coalition of Iowa City 1
Sullivan, Patricia Clare 1
Teaford, Jane (1935-) 1
United Sisters of Black Hawk County (Iowa) 1
United Way of Greater Des Moines 1
University of Iowa. Council on the Status of Women 1
University of Iowa. Women's Resource and Action Center 1
Wimer, Connie 1
Women Against Racism 1
Women Against Racism Committee (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Women Against Racism Conference 1
Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) 1
Woodburn, Edna 1
Young Women Resource Center (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Black Hawk County (Iowa) 1
Zimmerman, Jo Ann (1936-2019) 1
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