Women in public life
Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:
Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
1936 graduate of the School of Nursing at the State University of Iowa who was active in Democratic politics and whose correspondence includes round robin letters.
Member of the Iowa Board of Regents who was also active in Roxanne Conlin's gubernatorial campaign of 1982.
Social worker and political activist, who served on the Iowa Civil Rights Commission from 1983 to 1984.
Democrat who served four terms in the Iowa House and one four-year term in the Senate (1986-1998).
First woman to chair the Republican National Committee, serving from 1974 to 1977. Co-founder of the Louise Noun-Mary Louise Smith Iowa Women's Archives.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Active in the Republican Party, mayor of Newton, Iowa, and executive director of Iowa Business Council.
Iowa City city councilor from 1990 to 1997. Chosen twice to serve as mayor.
Feminist, social worker, and advocate for persons with HIV/AIDS.
Attorney and political activist who co-founded the Iowa Women's Political Caucus and was appointed Federal Prosecutor in 1977.
Farmer, speaker, and first woman on the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation Board of Directors.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Iowa City mayor in 1961; served on the city council from 1958 to 1963.
Farmwoman, columnist, and volunteer from Blairsburg, Iowa who wrote a monthly column for the Rural Electric Cooperative News.
Scrapbooks of Bremer County, Iowa, Farm Bureau woman.
Grimes, Iowa, newspaper columnist and editor.
Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.