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Feminist and civil liberties activist from Des Moines, Iowa, who was also an art collector, author, and co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
Study club founded in 1887.
Professional singer from Clinton, Iowa who was a featured vocalist on WHO Des Moines radio for fifteen years in the 1940s and 1950s.
1936 graduate of the School of Nursing at the State University of Iowa who was active in Democratic politics and whose correspondence includes round robin letters.
Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
Schoolteacher and farm wife of Dallas County, Iowa.
Correspondence and diaries of an Iowa farm woman.
Iowa farm woman and political organizer who was active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign in 1982.
A German war bride who came to Iowa in 1922. During World War II she ran the family farm while her husband was serving in the armed forces.
Bettendorf Republican who served on the Scott County Board of Supervisors and the Iowa State Senate.
Brothers who emigrated to Bettendorf, Iowa, from Zacatecas, Mexico, in 1914 and 1915.
The full extent of the Manuel and David Macias collection is preserved in the Iowa Digital Library.
On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Dancer, choreographer and educator who worked in Iowa, Massachussetts, Oregon and New York.
Bonney's research files include Iowa suffragist Mary Jane Coggeshall, scientist Mary Louise Putnam, physician Jennie McCowen, and pioneer evangelist and minister, Abner Kneeland
Member of the Iowa Board of Regents who was also active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign of 1982.
Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.
Farm woman, teacher, and recipient of the Master Farm Homemaker award in 1970.
Professor of Home Economics at the University of Iowa and nationally recognized leader in the field of historic preservation.
Nurse who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.