Black Hawk County (Iowa)
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.
Organized in 1973, members supported a number of feminist initiatives including economic equalty and the ERA.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives,1967 to 1969, and the Iowa Senate, 1969 to 1973.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives, 1965-1966, and the first Jewish woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.
Iowa state legislator. Correspondence and subject files relating to his service in the Iowa house and senate. Issues range from abortion to apportionment, however Gallagher's primary interest were energy and conservation.
Correspondence spanning over 40 years and three generations of an Iowa farm family. Subjects include land speculation, farming in Bremer, Blackhawk, and Woodbury counties, farm life in Iowa during the 19th century, and W.W.I.
Subject files, correspondence and clippings relating to women's rights.
Costume designer and avid traveler whose papers include an extensive collection of slides, related travel diaries, and materials pertaining to the Iran Hostage Crisis.
Waterloo, Iowa, native who served in WAVES during World War II and later worked for the American Red Cross.
Anti-Vietnam War activist whose son, Michael, was killed by 'friendly fire' in Vietnam in 1970.
Copies of the hardcover and paperback versions of "Friendly Fire" and a hardcover copy of "Unfriendly Fire: A Mother's Memoir" are shelved in the printed works collection.
Professor Emeritus of Social Work at the University of Northern Iowa, author, and Black Hawk County Supervisor.