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Iowa State University. Farm House Building Committee records

 Record Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 8/6/10

Scope and Content

The collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, grant information, and reports and recommendations of the Farm House Building Committee. The Committee oversaw the renovation and the transformation of the Farm House into a museum.

Dates

  • 1971-1979

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

President Robert W. Parks established the Farm House Building Committee in 1971 to consider the long-range uses for the Farm House, which was built in 1860 and is the oldest structure on Iowa State University’s campus. In 1972, the Committee decided to restore the Farm House to as it was in 1912.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Arrangement

The collection is organized Chronologically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
RS 8/6/10. Iowa State University. Farm House Building Committee records, 1971-1979
Date
April 22, 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:
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
(515) 294-6672