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Iowa Board of Regents Member records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 1/3

Scope and Content

This collection consists of records related to the Members of the Iowa Board of Regents. Records include news clippings, membership lists, and biographical files.


  • 1859-2009, undated


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Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives.


The Iowa Board of Regents, originally named the State Board of Education, was oversee five public educational institutions in the state: the University of Iowa, Iowa State University, the University of Northern Iowa, the Iowa School for the Deaf, and the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School. They govern these institutions through policymaking, coordination, and oversight, as provided by law. Prior to 1909, Iowa State College (University) was governed by the College Board of Trustees.


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

Items in related collections

RS 1/3/51. Joseph H. Anderson papers, 1914-1960, undated RS 1/3/52. Benjamin F. Gue papers, 1852-1962, undated RS 1/1. Iowa. Board of Regents. Executive Secretary records, 1861-2006 RS 1/2/3. Iowa Board of Regents Finance Committee records, 1892-1966 RS 1/0. Iowa Board Of Regents Publications, 1906-2006

RS 1/3. Iowa Board of Regents Member records, 1859-2009
March 19, 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
(515) 294-6672