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August Beck papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/127

  • Staff Only

Scope and Content

The collection contains course notes and papers from a former Iowa State student. Documents describe courses in animal husbandry, agricultural engineering, horticulture, farm management, and woodshop.

Dates

  • 1914-1917, undated

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

Originally from Granger, Iowa, August Beck received a two-year non-collegiate agriculture course certificate from Iowa State College (University) in 1917. Although he received training to be a farmer, Beck became a minister. He passed away at the age of 58.

Extent

0.63 Linear Feet (1 document box and 1 half-document box)

Arrangement

The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
RS 21/7/127. August Beck papers, 1914-1917, undated
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

Contact:
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