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Alberta Metcalf Kelly papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0176
Abstract

High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.

Dates: 1899-1994

Anna Cochrane Lomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0053
Abstract

Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.

Dates: 1917-1991

Beverly A. Hannon papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0065
Abstract

Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.

Dates: 1968-2015

Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution records

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Identifier: IWA0400
Abstract

Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.

Dates: 1978-1998

Christine Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0329
Abstract

Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.

Dates: 1952-2009

Connie McBurney papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0888
Abstract

Journalist and 1996 congressional candidate.

Dates: 1996-2002

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: 1964-2007

Elizabeth Miller Richards papers

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Identifier: IWA0737
Abstract

Politician and women's rights activist from Red Oak, Iowa,who ran for Iowa state representative in 1966.

Dates: 1929-1996

ERA Iowa 1992 records

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Identifier: IWA0305
Abstract

Grassroots campaign initiated in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1991 to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa constitution in the 1992 election.

Dates: 1980-1993

Gertrude Cohen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0358
Abstract

Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.

Dates: 1964-1991

Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0018
Abstract

Grassroots organization opposed to Iowa's ratification of the ERA to the Iowa and United States constitutions.

Dates: 1972-1980

Iowa Women's Political Caucus records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0019
Abstract

Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.

Dates: 1972-1999

Janet Shipton papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0264
Abstract

Political activist and Johnson County, Iowa, supervisor who was the daughter of British Prime Minister Clement Attlee.

Dates: 1936-1991

Jill Jack papers

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Identifier: IWA0519
Abstract

Iowa City political activist.

Dates: 1967-2006

Jo Ann Zimmerman papers

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Identifier: IWA0351
Abstract

Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.

Dates: 1958-1995

Joann Orr papers

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Identifier: IWA0807
Abstract

State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.

Dates: 1969-2017

Johnie Hammond papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0563
Abstract

Democratic representative and senator in the Iowa legislature.

Dates: 1970-2006

Johnson County ERA Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0138
Abstract

Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.



Arrangement

"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).

Dates: 1984-1993

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

League of Women Voters of Johnson County records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0021
Abstract

Local 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.

Dates: 1920-2009

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Noun, Louise R. 2
O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- 2
Republican National Convention 2
Smith, Mary Louise 2
University of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives 2
Algona High School (Algona, Iowa) 1
American Association for the United Nations 1
American Association of University Women 1
Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967 1
Attlee, Felicity 1
Attlee, Martin 1
Attlee, Violet 1
Becker, Ruth Salzmann, 1922-2007 1
Branstad, Terry E. 1
Brigance, Linda 1
Bush, George, 1924- 1
Campaign to Add Women to the Iowa Constitution 1
Center for the American Woman and Politics (Eagleton Institute of Politics) 1
Chrysalis Foundation 1
Cochrane, William, 1867-1941 1
Cohen, Gertrude, 1913- 1
Collins, Susan 1
Democratic Party (Iowa). State Central Committee 1
Des Moines Art Center 1
Des Moines Human Rights Commission 1
Drake University 1
ERA Iowa 1992 1
Florida Women's Consortium 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Gammack, Katy, 1941- 1
Goldman, Louise, 1924-1998 1
Grant, Christine, 1936- 1
Grefe, Mary 1
Grinnell College 1
Hamilton, Carter 1
Hamilton, Ruth, 1898-2008 1
Hammond, Johnie, 1932- 1
Hannon, Beverly A., 1932- 1
Harris, Briana 1
Harris, Larry 1
Hoover Health Council (Iowa) 1
Hutchison, Sherry 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 Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations 1
Iowa Civil Liberties Union 1
Iowa ERA Coalition 1
Iowa Farmers Union 1
Iowa Freedom Foundation 1
Iowa Health Systems Agency 1
Iowa Public Broadcasting Network 1
Iowa Public Employees Retirement System 1
Iowa State Association of Counties 1
Iowa Women Against the Equal Rights Amendment 1
Iowa Women's Caucus Research and Education Center 1
Iowa Women's Foundation 1
Iowa. Secretary of State 1
Iowa. State Board of Medical Examiners 1
Iowa. Supreme Court 1
Jack, Jill, 1957- 1
Johnson County ERA Coalition (Johnson County, Iowa) 1
Johnson County Health Council (Iowa) 1
KRNT (Television station : Des Moines, Iowa) 1
Kelly, Alberta Metcalf, 1899-1994 1
Larsen, Sonja, 1941- 1
LePort, Donna 1
League of Women Voters (Des Moines, Iowa) 1
League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Iowa 1
League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Des Moines 1
League of Women Voters of Muscatine, Iowa 1
Lomas, Anna Cochrane, 1896-1991 1
Martin, Mona Kadel, 1934- 1
Mason, Kären 1
McBurney, Connie, 1940- 1
Meade, Magdalen, 1913-2005 1
Miller, Karla 1
Miller, Opal, 1915- 1
Missouri Women's Network 1
Moingona Council of Central Iowa Girl Scouts 1
Money & Politics in Iowa 1
Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, N.Y.). School of Nursing 1
National Association of Counties 1
National Association of Women Judges (U.S.) 1
National Conference of Christians and Jews 1
National Conference of State Legislatures 1
National Family Farm Coalition (U.S.) 1
National Farmers' Union (U.S.) 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Gender Balance Project 1
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