Advance the identification, collection, digitization, preservation, and accessibility of materials and resources relating to the historical development of The Arc of Iowa, its local chapters and the practices that led in the development of Disability Advocacy across the State of Iowa.
Determine interest in partnership to collect, store and research historical information presented from local Arc chapters as it relates to the disability civil rights movement.
The Arc Legacy in Iowa
Elodie Manternach - April 14, 1933 - November 15, 2019
Disability History Resources
May 15, 2019, Drake University; Cowles Library
Michael Wood - Arc of Iowa Board Member
Arc Council of Executives
Al Fagerlund - Marshall County
Darlene Voorhies - Jefferson County
Nancy Meddings - Wayne County
Drake University & The Harkin Institute
Dr. Karen Leroux - Associate Professor of History
Hope Bibens - Political Papers Archivist
Claudia Frazer - Director of University Archives & Special Collections