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Betty M. Burger papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0792
Abstract

Congressional caseworker from 1967 until 2007.

Dates: 1973-2009

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

Christine Grant papers

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Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Church Women United in Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0003
Abstract

Ecumenical organization.

Dates: 1933-2018

Connie McBurney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0888
Abstract

Journalist and 1996 congressional candidate.

Dates: 1996-2002

Denise O'Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0156
Abstract

Organic farmer and political activist who served as president of National Family Farm Coalition.

Dates: 1964-2007

Dorothy Schramm papers

 Collection
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

Edna Griffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0443
Abstract

Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.

Dates: 1948-2004

Elaine Szymoniak papers

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Identifier: IWA0166
Abstract

Iowa State senator, Des Moines City Council member, and hearing and speech consultant.

Dates: 1974-2004

Emma Harvat papers

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Identifier: IWA0163
Abstract

First woman mayor of Iowa City, serving from 1922 to 1925.

Dates: 1920-2001

Governor Ray's Commission on the Status of Women (Iowa) records

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Identifier: IWA0529
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1964-2003

Jean Lloyd-Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0066
Abstract

State legislator from Iowa City and president of the Iowa Peace Institute.

Dates: 1964-2014

Jill Jack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0519
Abstract

Iowa City political activist.

Dates: 1967-2006

Joan Lipsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0071
Abstract

Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dates: 1880-2015

Johnie Hammond papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0563
Abstract

Democratic representative and senator in the Iowa legislature.

Dates: 1970-2006

Joyce Schulte papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0892
Abstract

Democratic candidate for Iowa's fifth congressional district in 2004 and 2006.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 2004-2010

Katherine Stroud papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0420
Abstract

Leader of the 1949 campaign to reform Des Moines city government and adopt the city manager plan.

Dates: 1940-2001

Katy Gammack papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0749
Abstract

Multi-client lobbyist, co-publisher of "Money and Politics Iowa," and an advocate for women's rights.

Dates: 1976-2007

Kim Landhuis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0236
Abstract

Native of Vietnam who became a teacher, school board member, and 1994 candidate for the Iowa senate.

Dates: 1943-2004

League of Women Voters of Iowa records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0020
Abstract State-level branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues. Arrangement 1971 Accession, 1917 to 1991 (boxes 1-61) Local leagues, 1939-1970 (boxes 1-5,19-32) Administrative, 1920-1968 (boxes 6-16) National, 1934-1966 (boxes 16-17) Iowa Voter, 1943-2001 (box...
Dates: 1917-2001

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Democratic Party (Iowa) 6
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State University of Iowa 3
American Association of University Women 2
Griffin, Edna, 1909-2000 2
Grinnell College 2
Iowa Commission on the Status of Women 2
League of Women Voters (Des Moines, Iowa) 2
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, Tex.) 2
Republican Party (Iowa) 2
Smith, Mary Louise 2
Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Patients Association 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Benedict Home (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Brown, Ralph 1
Burger, Betty M., 1920-2007 1
Carter, Lucille Ketchum, 1913- 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chicago Housing Authority 1
Christian Children's Fund 1
Chrysalis Foundation 1
Church Women United in Iowa 1
Congressional Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Dayhoff, Arlene 1
Des Moines Art Center 1
Displaced Homemakers Network 1
Doderer, Minnette, 1923-2005 1
Door Opener (Mason City, Iowa) 1
Dubuque Human Rights Commission (Dubuque, Iowa) 1
Dubuque Packing Company 1
Durden, Betty 1
Everett family 1
Everett, Beverly, 1926-2001 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Frederick County Human Relations Commission (Frederick County, Iowa) 1
Fuller, Ruth Beard, 1907-2008 1
Gammack, Katy, 1941- 1
Garrity, Margaret 1
Garrity-Sandage Associates, Inc. 1
Geadelmann, Patricia L. 1
Goetsch, Dorothy 1
Governor Ray's Commission on the Status Of Women (Iowa) 1
Grant, Christine, 1936- 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Griffin, Phyllis 1
Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Hammond, Johnie, 1932- 1
Hanrahan, Robert 1
Harper, Patricia, 1932- 1
Harris, Briana 1
Harris, Larry 1
Harvat, Emma, 1870-1949 1
Health Planning Council of Central Iowa 1
Himschoot, Nickol 1
International Conference of Girl Scouts/Guides (1965 : Acapulco, Mexico) 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Iowa Abortion Rights Activists League. Steering Committee 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa Farmers Union 1
Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO 1
Iowa Freedom Foundation 1
Iowa Governor's Commission on Health Care Costs 1
Iowa Peace Institute 1
Iowa Public Broadcasting Network 1
Iowa Public Employees Retirement System 1
Iowa State University 1
Iowa Women's Hall of Fame 1
Iowa Women's Political Caucus 1
Iowa. General Assembly 1
Iowa. Secretary of State 1
Iowa. State Board of Medical Examiners 1
Iowa. Supreme Court 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
KRNT (Television station : Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Katz Drug Store (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Kurdika, Simas 1
Landhuis, Kim, 1943- 1
Lawrence, Noah 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Muscatine, Iowa 1
Lewis, Edwin C. 1
Lipsky, Joan, 1919-2015 1
Lloyd-Jones, Jean, 1929- 1
Loyal Temperance League 1
Magers, Jane 1
Malcolm Price Laboratory School 1
March For Women's Lives. Iowa Delegation 1
Martin, Mona Kadel, 1934- 1
McBurney, Connie, 1940- 1
McKee, Alice 1
Migrant Action Program (Mason City, Iowa) 1
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