Anderson, Peggy Perry

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Margaret "Peg" Anderson succeeded Roxanne Barton Conlin as president of the Iowa Women's Political Caucus (IWPC) in 1975. In 1977 she served as an Iowa delegate to the National Women's Conference in Houston. She also headed the effort to pass an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa state constitution on the 1980 ballot. As one committed to women's rights, Anderson was involved in many advocacy groups in the 1970s.

From the description of Papers of Margaret "Peg" Anderson, 1974-1978. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233101981

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Relation Name
associatedWith Iowa ERA Coalition. corporateBody
associatedWith Iowa Women's Political Caucus. corporateBody
associatedWith Iowa Women's Political Caucus. corporateBody
associatedWith League of Women Voters of Arkansas. corporateBody
associatedWith National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Potter, Clinton O. person
associatedWith Rossignol, Mae, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Women politicians
International Women's Year, 1975
Family violence--Law and legislation
Equal rights amendments
Civil rights
Women in public life
Women's rights


Birth 1953



Ark ID: w64f33hn

SNAC ID: 70405431