Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Writer, lesbian activist, and University of Iowa alumna.
Human rights advocate from Burlington, Iowa who was active in local and international issues, particularly UNA-USA and the League of Women Voters.
Obtained from the FBI under the Freedom of Information Act in 1999, these papers document the FBI's investigation into the murder of Lemuel A. Penn. Ku Klux Klan members who murdered him were the first persons convicted under the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
The first African American woman pharmacist licensed in Iowa and presidential appointee to the United States Foreign Service in the 1950s.
Physician and civil rights leader in Fort Madison, IA. Correspondence, speeches, biographical and autobiographical materials, and subject files document both his career and his Civil Rights activism.
Multiethnic group founded in 1981 by women from the University of Iowa.
Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.
This local organization's goal was to, educate, and empower young women in the Greater Des Moines area through counseling and other programs.