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Iowa State College. Division of Engineering


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

George T. Wills engineering drawing book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/234
Scope and Content This collection (1878 circa) contains the drawing book of Iowa State student George T. Wills. Students enrolled in the engineering curriculum at the time were required to devote a substantial amount of time to drawing, including courses in free-hand drawing; shades, shadows, and perspective; exercises in mechanical drawings; and machine drawing. The majority of the drawings in this book, approximately 40 in all, appear to be from a course Wills would have taken his junior year on shades,...
Dates: 1878 circa

Robert Jack Sharps letters

Identifier: RS 21/7/219
Scope and Content This collection (1899) contains letters between Robert Jack Sharps and his family while he was attending classes at Iowa State College (University). The letters are primarily from Sharps to his family though there are a few in the collection from his mother and father. The letters span from August, when Sharps first arrived on campus, to November, when Sharps was preparing to finish up his coursework and return home. The letters are not a complete set of correspondence during this time...
Dates: 1899

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College students--Iowa--Conduct of life--19th century 1
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Engineering--Study and teaching--Iowa--Ames 1
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