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Jesse Davis Wellons III papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/67

Scope and Content

The collection (1965-1976, undated) contains biographical and professional publications. The professional publications focus on Dr. Wellons’ research in wood science and wood chemistry.


  • 1965-1976, undated

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


Jesse Davis Wellons III was born on April 4, 1938 in Roanoke, Virginia. He received his B.S. (1960) from Duke University, M.F. (1962) from Duke University, and Ph. D. (1965) from Duke University. He served as a Research Chemist (1962-1965) for the Research Triangle Institute in Durham, North Carolina. He arrived at Iowa State University in 1965 as an Associate Professor.

Dr. Wellons was a member of Beta Omega Sigma, Sigma Xi, James B. Duke Fellow, Forest Products Research Society, Society of Wood Science and Technology, Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, American Chemical Society, Xi Sigma Pi, and Gamma Sigma Delta.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 Half-document Box)

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The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 9/14/67. Jesse Davis Wellons III papers, 1965-1976, undated
April 19, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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