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Iowa State University. Library

 Organization

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Harvey Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1/19
Scope and Content This collection (1907-1986, n. d.) contains biographical information, correspondence, publications, reports, and exchanges. The correspondence, with other Iowa State faculty members, relates to collecting and maintaining books for the library and with colleagues associated with him while active in library committees and the American Library Association (ALA). Dr. Brown wrote numerous papers throughout his career focusing on research libraries, libraries during the depression, rural...
Dates: 1907-1986, undated

Eleanor McKee papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/5/52
Scope and Content

This collection (1924-2008) contains materials relating to Professor McKee’s personal life. It contains papers, programs, diplomas, teacher’s certificates, membership cards, and a World War II war ration book. Additionally, it contains photographs from throughout her life, including portraits of her parents. The collection also contains two High School State Music Association State Contest pins dated 1941, now located in the University Archives Artifact Collection.

Dates: 1924-2008

Iowa State University. Library records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to the University Library. Records include news clippings, annual reports, newsletters, brochures, publications, biographical files, administrative records, accession records, radio program records, and directors files.

Dates: 1879-2015, Undated

Iowa State University oral history interviews and other recordings transcripts, 1958-1989, undated

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RS 0/17/3
Description of Material

This collection includes transcripts from recorded oral history interviews and other recordings. Members of the University Archives, Iowa State University Library, including Dorothy Kehlenbeck, Stan Yates, and Laura Kline, conducted many of the interviews.

Dates: 1958-1989, undated

Margaret Mae Gross papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1/51
Abstract

Margaret Mae Gross (1924-2010) was a longtime administrative assistant in the Office of the Director/Dean at the Iowa State University Library. This collection documents her career at the Library and includes biographical information, awards materials, correspondence, photographs of her and other Library staff, and items related to celebrations of her long tenure at the Library.

Dates: 1960-1996, undated

Robert William Orr papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1/20
Abstract Robert William Orr was born June 9, 1905 in Winterset, Iowa. In 1946, Orr was named Director (1946-1967) of the Iowa State University Library. The collection (1942-2009) contains the papers of Robert William Orr, including related to his career at the Iowa State University Library and the rough drafts and final manuscripts of The Library at Iowa State — an Informal Account of the First One Hundred Years of the Iowa State University Library along with several...
Dates: 1942-2009

Warren B. Kuhn papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 25/1/21
Scope and Content

This collection contains records from Kuhn's time as Dean of the Library at Iowa State University. Types of materials include budgets, personnel records, notes, meeting agendas, reports, memos, correspondence, financial reports, photographs, surveys, speeches, biographical information, and salary information. It also contains information on building projects, annual reports, and departmental statistics.

Dates: 1924-2018, undated

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Type
Collection 6
Archival Object 1
 
Subject
Correspondence 2
Scrapbooks 2
Academic libraries--Administration 1
Academic library directors 1
Acquisition of serial publications 1