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UA/RS 09. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

 Record Group Term
Identifier: UA/RS 09

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham H. Epstein papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/18/11
Scope and Content

This collection contains information on Epstein’s research, Phi Kappa Phi, minutes, correspondences, and information on the Plant Pathological Society.

Dates: 1966-1999

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

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. Agricultural Endowment records

 Record Group
Identifier: RS 9/4/3
Abstract The Iowa State University Agricultural Endowment was founded in 1937 as the Iowa State College Agricultural Foundation. Muscatine, Iowa, banker Clifton R. Musser donated nine farms and $100,000 to the foundation in 1938. He hoped to find a way to help farmers and their families during the Great Depression. Musser's vision was to provide educational programs in order to improve agriculture in Iowa. The foundation worked for this goal by the acquisition, management, and stewardship of farmland...
Dates: 1938-2010, undated

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

Midwest Plan Service records

 Record Group
Identifier: RS 9/7/4
Abstract The Midwest Plan Service (MWPS) is a publishing cooperative of twelve North Central Region land-grant universities and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Initially conceived by Iowa State University Professor Henry Giese in 1929, MWPS provides access to research conducted by its member institutions through the distribution of reports, handbooks, and structural building plans. MWPS is headquartered at Iowa State University which acts as the center for design, drafting, writing,...
Dates: 1914-2005