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Robert J. Schoffman scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/160

Scope and Content

This collection (1926-1928) contains one scrapbook of with 91 b&w 21/4 x 4 1/2 and 3 b&w 5x7 photographs of Schoffman's time at Iowa State College (University), including campus scenes, VEISHEA, ROTC exercises, his dorm room, and excursions with friends.


  • Creation: 1926-1928

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Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


Brother Robert J. Schoffman, a Viatorian teaching brother, was born on January 12, 1908 in St. James, Minnesota. He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State College (University) in 1930 and then practiced as a veterinarian in Winebago, Minnesota until 1935, when he joined the Viatorian Order and became a high school biology teacher. Schoffman died April 7, 1969.


1.41 Linear Feet (1 oversized box)

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 21/7/160. Robert J. Schoffman scrapbook, 1926-1928
April 2, 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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