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Walter R. Hagen papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/47

Scope and Content

This collection documents Hagen’s achievements in conservation and public speaking on conservation. Materials include photocopies of newspaper clippings, soil conservation literature, conservation planning materials, and a selection of Hagen's correspondence and speeches.

Dates

  • 1942-1978

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

Walter R. Hagen was born on February 8, 1915. He was educated at Waterville Consolidated School and attended Iowa State College (University). He was a longtime conservation leader and installed terraces on his farm as early as 1936. He served two terms in the Iowa Statehouse (1961-1965) and was elected chairman (1977) of the State Soil Conservation Committee.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Arrangement

The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
RS 21/7/47. Walter R. Hagen papers, 1942-1978
Date
January 15, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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