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Iowa State University. Safety Council records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 8/5/11

Scope and Contents

This collection (1946-1990, undated) contains records of Iowa State University's Safety Council. The records include meeting minutes, memos, reports, and safety inspections.


  • 1946-1990, undated

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Contact Special Collections and University Archives.

Biographical / Historical

Iowa State University's Safety Council was the coordinating agency for all safety activities of the university. They reviewed safety programs developed by various university departments, made recommendations on safety procedures and polcies, conducted safety inspections, and worked with state and national safety organizations to further their safety goals.

The Council membership was made up of representatives appointed by the Council President each year. The representives were from each college of the university, as well as other departments and offices such as the Office of Student Affairs, the Library, Student Housing Office, and the Memorial Union. In addition, one representative was chosen from the student body.


0.84 Linear Feet (2 document boxes)

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This collection is organized alphabetically.

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RS 8/5 Iowa State University. University Councils

RS 8/5/11 Iowa State University. Safety Council Records, 1946-1990, undated
Leo Thompson, student assistant
June 1, 2022
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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
(515) 294-6672