Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Peace activist and member of Another Mother for Peace which was organized to protest the Vietnam War during the 1970s.
Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.
Family papers and subject files concerning women artists, women writers, and peace activism in Northwest Iowa.
Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race. They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.