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UA/RS 09. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

 Record Group Term
Identifier: UA/RS 09

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Eugene Freeman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/11/59
Scope and Content

This collection (1955-2001) contains Albert Eugene Freeman’s correspondence, details of the dairy husbandry work completed and taught by Freeman, as well as information about the Iowa State University Dairy Farm outside of Ankeny, Iowa.

Dates: 1955-2001

Wesley Fisher and Mary Jagger Buchele papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/7/52
Abstract Wesley Fisher Buchele was born March 18, 1920, in Cedar Vale, Kansas. He received his formal education in agricultural engineering from Kansas State University, the University of Arkansas, and Iowa State University. Buchele was a Professor (1963-1989) of agricultural engineering at Iowa State. Buchele originated several agricultural safety courses, the first of their kind in the country, and is a renowned farm safety expert. He also developed several patents, including one for the large...
Dates: 1887-2012, undated

Charles Allen Black papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/62
Scope and Content

This collection (1942-2002, undated) contains photographs of students, colleagues, and research projects. The papers also include correspondence with colleagues, researchers and publishers. In addition, there are notes from courses, lectures and research. The collection also contains of biographical information and news clippings.

Dates: 1941-2002, undated

Charles F. Curtiss papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/1/12
Abstract Charles F. Curtiss (1863-1947) served as the first Dean (1902-1932) of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. A graduate of Iowa State, Curtiss was a respected livestock breeder and agriculturist. During his tenure at Iowa State, Curtiss was instrumental in developing the four-year curriculum in agriculture. He helped develop the Departments of Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Journalism and played an integral role in the start of the extension...
Dates: 1885-2009, undated

Damon Von Catron papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/11/55
Scope and Content This collection (1915-2004) consists of information regarding Dr. Damon Catron’s work and research with livestock, specifically swine feed and nutrition. The papers contain biographical information, correspondence, course and lecture materials, as well as his publications. The collection also includes documents relating to his research with swine food additives and photographs and scrapbooks from his international consulting trips. In addition, this collection contains photographs (box 1,...
Dates: 1915-2004, undated

David William Staniforth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/18/52
Scope and Content The Staniforth Papers include biographical materials; correspondence - personal and professional; North Central Weed Control Society materials, records, minutes, committee reports; Weed Science Society correspondence and conference materials; Lecture and seminar papers; Research data, field books, reports, analysis and summaries; Abstracts; Reprints and manuscripts; Development Advisory Team training manual. Correspondence is largely professional and pertains to soybeans, corn, herbicides,...
Dates: 1947-2008, undated

Don Kirkham papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/60
Scope and Content

This collection (1908-1998, undated) contains documents relating to the career of Don Kirkham. The papers include biographical information, news clippings, correspondence, speeches, lectures, and publications. The collection also contains notes and photographs relating to Kirkham's research projects. In addition, the papers include the annual reports from experimental farms across the state of Iowa.

Dates: 1908-1998, undated

Dwight W. Bensend papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/72
Scope and Content

The collection (1943-2007) contains professional correspondence, biographical information, retirement, and dedication documents. The collection also contains materials from Dr. Bensend’s work with the University of Kentucky Contract Team in Indonesia, and eight publications by Dr. Bensend that focus on his work with forestry and wood products.

Dates: 1943-2007

Erhardt Paul Sylwester papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/18/51
Scope and Content This collection (1936-1971, undated) contains a biographical sketch of Sylwester, his correspondence (1936-1970), Sylwester publications and manuscripts (1942-1955), clippings (1917-1977), committee files (1945-1971), agreements (1932-1960), reports and surveys (1926-1963), subject files (1898-1971), class notes (1926-1937), photographs, and sound recordings. Correspondence is primarily related to inquiries regarding weeds and plant diseases in Iowa, but also includes requests from other...
Dates: 1936-1971, undated

Ernest W. Lindstrom papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/15/11
Scope and Content

This collection (1917-1965, undated) contains biographical information, general correspondence, correspondence regarding a maize (corn) museum, research notebooks, corn embryo longevity research data and summaries, and published as well as unpublished writings. Writings are available individually or collected in two bound volumes located in the collection.

Dates: 1917-1965, undated

Floyd George Manwiller papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/62
Scope and Content

The collection (1967-1997, undated) contains biographical information and professional correspondence. The collection also contains a number of Dr. Manwiller’s professional publications that focus on his work with properties of pine, oak, and maple.

Dates: 1967-1997, undated

Frank F. Riecken papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/55
Scope and Content This collection (1934-1983, undated) contains biographical information, correspondence, college work, research data, publications, and reports of Frank Riecken. The biographical information includes news clippings, faculty information forms, and some personal notes from family members. The collection also contains several files related to Riecken's college work including statistics notes, notebooks, and a copy of his thesis. Correspondence files include letters to...
Dates: 1934-1983, undated

Frederick S. Hopkins, Jr. papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/63
Scope and Content

The collection (1959-2000, undated) contains biographical information, correspondence, a list of publications, and professional publications. The collection includes personal and administrative correspondence. The collection also contains an assortment of Dr. Hopkins’ professional publications that focus on his work with the Iowa Universities Mission in Peru, Southern and White Pine Tree Species, and Outdoor Recreation.

Dates: 1959-2000, undated

George Willis Thomson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/14/15
Scope and Content

The collection (1950-2007, undated) contains biographical information and professional correspondence. The collection also contains a number of Dr. Thomson’s professional publications. These publications focus on Dr. Thomson’s work with management, range management forest photogrammetry, forest history, and Midwestern forest history.

Dates: 1950-2007, undated

Gordon C. Ashton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/11/51
Scope and Content

This collection contains biographical information and a bibliography of publications relating to the nutrition of swine. The papers also include correspondence with the general public in regards to the nutritional needs of swine. The subjects discussed include descriptions of hog feeding, raising pigs without sows, directions and precautions in feeding, and swine research centers.

Dates: 1950-1956, undated

Henry H. Webster papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/14/14
Scope and Content

The collection (1956-1978, undated) contains biographical information and Dr. Webster’s professional correspondence. The collection also contains an assortment of his professional publications and research papers. These papers and publications focus on Dr. Webster’s work with Forest Economics, Forest Management, Outdoor recreation, and Forest Management and Economics in the Midwest.

Dates: 1956-1978, undated

Henry Herbert Kildee papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/1/13
Abstract Henry H. Kildee graduated from Iowa State College (University) with a bachelor of science degree (1908) and a master of science degree (1917). Kildee served as instructor and faculty in the Animal Husbandry Department from 1909-1916. In 1916 he left Iowa State, but later returned as Head of the Department of Animal Husbandry (1918-1935). Before retiring from administrative duties in 1949, Kildee also served as Vice Dean of the Division of Agriculture, Dean of Agriculture, and Director of the...
Dates: 1913-1973, undated

Howard P. Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/7/15
Scope and Content This collection (1952-2005, undated) contains materials related to Johnson's professional career in the Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Department at Iowa State University as well as his time spent serving in World War II. The collection includes biographical information, correspondence, and published research articles. In addition, the papers also include a map of the Boyer River in western Iowa. The collection also contains correspondence and administrative material related to the...
Dates: 1942-2005, undated

Iowa Crop Improvement Association records

 Record Group
Identifier: RS 9/9/3
Scope and Content This collection (1902-2009) consists of records related to the Iowa Crop Improvement Association and all previous incarnations of the organization. The materials include annual reports of the Iowa Agricultural Experiment Association, certified seed directories, Iowa corn yield test records, news articles related to crop research, and programs and photographs of corn and grain shows. The collection also contains a collection of certified seed tags from seed producers primarily in the United...
Dates: 1902-2009

Iowa State University. Center for Agricultural and Rural Development records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/2/8
Scope and Content The collection contains general information about the CARD program, including annual reports, a historical timeline, and articles. The bulk of the collection contains records of a project Iowa State University was working on in Russia. The Istra River Basin Small Watershed Management Project began in order to assist Russia to develop ways to improve the water quality of the Istra River by preventing farm pollution run-off. The Istra River basin provides the city of...
Dates: 1958-2010

James A. “Tama” Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/1/11
Scope and Content The collection (1887-1986) contains biographical material, letter press books of private correspondence, addresses, articles, transcripts and tapes of interviews with people who knew Tama Jim, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and genealogical material. Correspondence includes letters of recommendation, letters regarding appointments, and letters containing Wilson's opinions regarding professional matters. The letters span Tama Jim's sixteen years as secretary of agriculture. Private...
Dates: 1887-1986

John B. McClelland papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/6/51
Scope and Content

The McClelland Papers (1917-1986) consist of materials documenting McClelland's time in the Philippines with Mountain View College and the Mindinao Agricultural College. Also in the collection are his articles and writings, which largely dealt with establishing agricultural schools in non-western nations, and a small amount of biographical information, correspondence relating to World War I, and to Iraq (1952), and some miscellaneous correspondence.

Dates: 1917-1986

John M. Bremner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/59
Scope and Content The collection (1946-2008, undated) consists of biographical information, publications, and records of research projects completed by John M. Bremner. Biographical information consists of news clippings regarding his works, awards, and retirement; a list of honors and awards; curriculum vitae; photographs; and awards nominations and programs. A memorial symposium was held in Bremner’s honor in 2008 and a file containing the speeches and presentations given at that symposium offers a thorough...
Dates: 1946-2008, undated

Joseph Lancaster Budd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/16/13
Scope and Content

This collection contains biographical information, correspondence, articles written by Joseph Budd, a notebook documenting the Horticulture Lectures given by Professor Budd, and genealogical information about the Budd family.

Dates: 1878-1940

Leonard F. Kellogg papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/14/51
Scope and Content This collection (1923-1990, undated) includes official, personal, and professional correspondence; course notes and syllabi; notes from faculty meetings; conference programs; correspondence and publications related to the Society of American Foresters; various research files on forestry subjects such as flood control, erosion prevention, lumber grading, disease prevention and characteristics on various species of trees; research on various regions, including the Ohio River Basin, the...
Dates: 1923-1990, undated

Louis M. Thompson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/58
Scope and Content The collection (1925-2009, undated) contains material related to Dr. Thompson's professional career. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, news clippings, documentation of awards and certificates, published papers, conference proceedings, and Center for Agricultural and Economic Development (CAED) reports. The published papers and articles document Dr. Thompson's research on the effects of climate on crop production and his research on agricultural and economic...
Dates: 1925-2009, undated

Norval J. Wardle papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/7/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1929-1985, undated) consists of Wardle’s professional career and includes cases dealing with farm implement safety and accidents, and Wardle's role in consulting or executing depositions concerning these cases. Cases dating to 1965 are included, largely dealing with individuals and major farm related corporations. The collection also includes depositions, safety manuals, handbooks, additional consultations, blueprints, and photographs.

Dates: 1929-1985, undated

R. D. Voss papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/9/66
Abstract

Regis D. Voss worked at Iowa State University as an Extension Agronomist and Professor (1964-1999) at Iowa State University. Voss's research focus at Iowa State University was the investigation of crop response from fertilizers, factors affecting the crop response, mathematical description of the response, and degree of effect by environmental factors. The collection contains papers and reports by Voss, soil survey results, and soil testing slides.

Dates: 1957-2010, undated

Robert E. Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/12/51
Abstract Entomologist Robert E. Lewis was a Professor (1967-1996) in the Department of Entomology at Iowa State University. Lewis, a graduate of Earlham College and the University of Illinois, became an expert on the systematics, taxonomy, and phylogeny of the order Siphonaptera, commonly known as fleas. This collection primarily consists of professional correspondence, but also contains biographical information, news clippings, and a journal documenting Lewis' research trip to Afghanistan in...
Dates: 1917-2009

Walter G. Lovely papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/7/59
Scope and Content

This collection (1953-1978, undated) contains a biographical information and research reports. The reports relate to conservation tillage and chemical and cultural methods of weed management and pest control. The papers also contain a small amount of correspondence with the Pioneer Hi-Bred Corn Company and a presentation about water pollution from crop production.

Dates: 1953-1978, undated