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David M. Gradwohl papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/32/51

Scope and Content

This collection documents the service of Gradwohl on the Ames Historic Preservation Commission, the Historic Preservation Unit of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the State (Iowa) National Historic Register Commission. The papers consist of site inventories arranged by county in Iowa from the Iowa Site Inventory Division, Ames Historic Preservation Commission files, manuals and guidelines on historic preservation. The collection also contains correspondence and news clippings.


  • Creation: 1965-2014

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Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


David Gradwohl He received his B.A. (1955) from the University of Nebraska, completed graduate work (1955-1956) at the University of Edinburgh, and received a Ph.D. (1957) from Harvard University.

Dr. Gradwohl began at Iowa State University in 1962 teaching in the Anthropology department.

He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi. He was a Fulbright Fellow (1955-1956), a Hemenway Fellow (1961-1962), and a National Science Foundation Fellow (1961-1962).


9.1 Linear Feet (7 records center cartons)


This collection is organized in the order in which it was received.

Items in related collections

RS 13/32. Iowa State University. Department of Anthropology records

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 13/32/51. David M. Gradwohl papers, 1965-2014
January 23, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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