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Mary Louise Smith papers

 Collection
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

Mary Terronez papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0497
Abstract

Davenport area community activist and leader in its Mexican American community.

Dates: 1926-2009

Maude Esther White papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0196
Abstract

Founder of the Des Moines Tutoring Center, and Iowa's first Affirmative Action administrator from 1973 to 1978.

Dates: 1957-1996

Mildred "Micki" Zeller papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0722
Abstract

Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.

Dates: 1946-2000

National Abortion Rights Action League of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0640
Abstract

Local chapter of the national association.

Dates: 1990-2001

Nellie Bishop oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0092
Abstract

Buchanan County, Iowa, native who farmed with her husband.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF; two videocassettes [V169 and V183] shelved in videocassette collection.

Dates: 1995-1998

Ortha P. Neff papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0561
Abstract

Red Cross staff member who was stationed in Okinawa and Hawaii during World War II.

Dates: 1944-2006

Phylliss Henry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0044
Abstract

First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.

Dates: 1971-2004

Ruth Hamilton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0192
Abstract

Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.

Dates: 1895-2008

Shirley M. Sandage papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0318
Abstract

Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.

Dates: 1927-2012

Sister Gwen Hennessey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0491
Abstract

Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Dates: 2000-2005

Verda Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0137
Abstract

Communication specialist at Iowa State University who produced the documentary Black Des Moines: Voices Seldom Heard.

Dates: 1965-2004

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0151
Abstract

Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.

Dates: 1960-2006

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Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brewton, Frances 1
Britton, Jennifer 1
Brooks, Beth 1
Brown, Geraldine 1
Burns, John 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Campbell, Lorna 1
Carson, Frances 1
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Christian Children's Fund 1
Coe College 1
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Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
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Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
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Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
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Drewelowe, Eve, 1899-1988 1
Elliott, Jane, 1933- 1
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Everett, Esther, 1910-2008 1
Everett, Fred 1
Fillers, Freddie 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Franklin Book Programs, inc. 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Friends of New Hampshire Music Festival 1
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
Greene, Diane 1
Grinnell College 1
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Gunderson, Helen, 1945- 1
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Hall, Norman 1
Hamblin family 1
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Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Hamilton, Sharon 1
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Harris, Joan 1
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Hennessey, Dorothy Marie 1
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Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commission on the Status of African-Americans 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
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Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation 1
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Iowa State University. Cooperative Extension Service 1
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Irene, Princess of Netherlands 1
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Kaefring, Gina 1
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Lynch, Deborah 1
Marsh, Marjorie, 1913- 1
Mason, Kären 1
Maxwell, Artice 1
Mays, A. Louise, 1914- 1
McElroy, Peg 1
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