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Beverly Everett papers

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Identifier: IWA0148
Abstract Family farmer, volunteer, and community activist who served on U.S. National Commission for UNESCO and the International Women's Year Commission.
Dates: 1856-2001

Denise O'Brien papers

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Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.
Dates: 1964-2006

Dorothy Paul papers

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Identifier: IWA0349
Abstract Iowa City peace activist and educator who was executive director of the UNA-USA Iowa Division from 1976 to 1996.
Dates: 1955-2014

Dorothy Schramm papers

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Identifier: IWA0183
Abstract Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Dates: 1938-2006

Iowa Peace Links records

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Identifier: IWA0625
Abstract Newsletters of pacifist group Peace Links, based in the Northwest Iowa towns of Paullina and Primghar.
Dates: 1985

Jean Lloyd-Jones papers

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Identifier: IWA0066
Abstract State legislator from Iowa City and president of the Iowa Peace Institute.
Dates: 1964-2003

Kathleen Wood Laurila papers

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Identifier: IWA0458
Abstract Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Dates: 1956-1999

Lois Laughlin papers

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Identifier: IWA0184
Abstract Papers of an activist from West Branch, Iowa, include correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to her husband's status as a conscientious objector.
Dates: 1939-2007

Marilyn O. Murphy papers

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Identifier: IWA0547
Abstract Social activist from Sioux City, Iowa.
Dates: 1973-2010

Marilyn Sippy papers

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Identifier: IWA0680
Abstract Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.
Dates: 1955-2004

Marion Carson papers

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Identifier: IWA0132
Abstract Graduate of Ministry at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, where she was the first Unitarian Universalist student.
Dates: 1960-2004

Martha Eimen papers

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Identifier: IWA0218
Abstract Nurse who worked for the Public Health Service and the United Nations in Italy and the Middle East, 1945-1948.
Dates: 1945-1995

Mary Louise Smith papers

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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

Paula Watts Brown papers

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Identifier: IWA0002
Abstract Civic leader in Des Moines, Iowa.
Dates: 1930-1974

Peg Mullen papers

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Identifier: IWA0082
Abstract Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.

Arrangement Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of "Friendly Fire" and a hardcover copy of "Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir" are shelved in the printed works collection.
Dates: 1966-2010

Ruth Scharnau papers

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Identifier: IWA0224
Abstract Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Dates: 1970-2013

Sally Wiesenfeld papers

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Identifier: IWA0478
Abstract Peace activist and member of Another Mother for Peace which was organized to protest the Vietnam War during the 1970s.
Dates: 1969-2001

Sister Gwen Hennessey papers

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Identifier: IWA0491
Abstract Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.
Dates: 2000-2005

Swope and DeLand Families papers

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Identifier: IWA0391
Abstract Family papers and subject files concerning women artists, women writers, and peace activism in Northwest Iowa.
Dates: 1876-1998

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Des Moines Chapter) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0240
Abstract Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race.  They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.
Dates: 1962-2008

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League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
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Mercy School of Nursing (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
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Murphy, Marilyn, 1921-2012 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
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O'Brien, Denise, 1949- 1
Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays 1
Paul, Dorothy, 1927- 1
Peace Inquiry and Action Group (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Planned Parenthood Federation of America 1
President's Commission for the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations 1
Ray, Robert D., 1928- 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
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Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 1
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Siouxlanders Concerned About the Nuclear Arms Race (Organization : Sioux City, Iowa)) 1
Sippy, Marilyn, 1935- 1
Smith, Elmer M. 1
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United States Institute of Peace 1
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