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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.
City hostess and policewoman from Waterloo, Iowa.
Waterloo, Iowa resident who served on Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Materials relate to the suit filed by 3 dental hygiene faculty members charging that the scheduled closing of the University of Iowa Dental Hygiene Program was discriminatory.
Appeal Documents, 1995-1996 (Boxes 19-20)
Background Information, 1985-1995 (Boxes 20-24, 27)
Defendant Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 6-10)
Formal Documents, 1991-1995 (Boxes 1-3)
Letters of Support, 1991-1995 (Boxes 25-26)
Newspaper Clippings, 1991-1996 (Box 26)
Plaintiff Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 11-19, 27)
Trial Transcripts, 1995 (Boxes 3-6)
Unidentified Exhibits, 1995 (Boxes 10-11)
The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Oral history interviews with the 'pioneers' of Iowa's women jurists.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
The committee organized in 1990 to support Jean Jew in her sexual harassment lawsuit against the University of Iowa.
Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.
Iowa City activist who collected lesbian and feminist publications during the 1970s and 1980s.
Papers related to the social activism and career of librarian Lolly Eggers.
American Association of University Women member and advocate for women's issues including dual listings for married women in Iowa telephone directories.
1997 ACCESSION: Boxes 1-11
2007 ACCESSION: Boxes 12-41
2008 ACCESSION: Boxes 42-65
Feminist activist organization records.
15 interviews and associated materials document the entry of women into Iowa's law enforcement agencies.
Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Multiethnic group founded in 1981 by women from the University of Iowa.
Organization that promoted economic equity for women by focusing on educational, legal, and tax issues affecting women.