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Clara Steen Skott College scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/118

Scope and Content

This collection (1908-1915) includes a college scrapbook (loose pages) and memorabilia compiled and collected by Skott during her time as a student at Iowa State College. Memorabilia consists of programs, registration materials, and fee cards. The scrapbook contains photographs of campus buildings, classmates, and campus events such as the Ag Carnival and May Day celebrations. It also contains programs for debate and oratorical contests and other mementos of college life. A number of pages in the scrapbook have significant loss due to pests.


  • 1908-1915

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Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


Clara Steen Skott (1888-1994) of West Liberty, Iowa, attended Iowa State College (University) from 1908-1915. She earned her B.S. (1915) in Home Economics from Iowa State. As a student she was involved in Quill and the Bomb Board. Clara Steen married Hans Edward Skott. She died on April 13, 1994.


1.41 Linear Feet (1 oversize box)

RS 21/7/118. Clara Steen Skott College scrapbook, 1908-1915
March 22, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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