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Albert Boynton Storms papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 2/6
Abstract Albert Storms, born on April 1, 1860, was the sixth President (1903-1910) of Iowa State College (University). During his tenure, Iowa State began the Agricultural Extension Service, acquired hundreds of acres of land, developed a plan for campus landscaping and modernization of utilities, and erected eighteen new buildings. This collection (1902-1983, undated) includes reports, addresses, publications, correspondence, biographical information, subject files, information regarding Storms’...
Dates: 1902-1983, undated

Alexander Woollcott letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0248
Abstract

Alexander Humphreys Woollcott became famous in American literary and drama circles as an author, critic, and actor. Woollcott worked for several influential New York magazines and newspapers as well as radio. Woollcott wrote several novels and portrayed himself in Kaufman and Hart's "The Man Who Came to Dinner" (1940), a play based on Woollcott himself. The collection contains a single letter to a "little struggler" regarding work doing book reviews.

Dates: undated

Alfred P. Kehlenbeck papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/11/14
Abstract Alfred P. Kehlenbeck (1906-1969) was a professor (1935-1945; 1950-1969) of German in the Department of Foreign Languages at Iowa State University. A graduate of the University of Iowa, Kehlenbeck authored several books on the German language and German-American dialects, including Essentials of Reading German. This collection includes biographical information, correspondence, and publications. Three of his published works on the German-American dialect are...
Dates: 1927-1971

American Association of University Professors, Iowa State University Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 20/1/3
Scope and Content

The collection (1914-1991) contains correspondence, chapter constitution, membership listings, newsletters, programs, and news clippings.

Dates: 1914-1991

American School of Wildlife Protection collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0133
Scope and Content This collection (1919-1992, undated) includes articles about the school, correspondence, a report, a library listing of the school’s books, photographs, interview transcripts, photographic prints of the school’s students and teachers, faculty rosters, the nomination application for the National Register of Historic Places and informational programs. Some of the records in this collection were found in the school's main building after the school's closure in 1941, but the collection also...
Dates: 1919-1992, undated

American Society of Agronomy records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0507
Scope and Content

This collection (1968-1996, undated) contains records of the American Society of Agronomy including correspondence and reports from committees, editorial boards, and organizational liaisons. The collection also includes executive committee minutes and presidential speeches and talks. The files primarily document the ASA during the presidencies of Charles A. Black (President, 1971) and John Pesek (President, 1979). Both men were Professors of Agronomy at Iowa State University.

Dates: 1968-1996, undated

Ames Laboratory educational programming records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 17/1/6
Abstract Ames Laboratory began offering K-12 programming for science education starting in the early 1990s. These program were jointly administered by Ames Laboratory and the Iowa State University Department of Curriculum and Instruction (later part of the School of Education). Programs include Science Bound, Adventures in Supercomputing, the Summer Student Trainee Program, the Kids Network Teacher Institute, and the Advanced Industrial Materials Program on Minority Education. This collection...
Dates: 1986-2005, undated

Ames Peace Network/Nerve Gas Task Force records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0161
Scope and Content The collection (1980-1982, undated) includes correspondence with the Iowa State University administration, letters to the editor, letters to the military, proposals for how to deal with contracts at the university, speeches delivered by members of the defense department, press releases of the nerve gas task force including a history of the organization, flyers, and pamphlets. The letters to the military include a letter to the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command in Maryland....
Dates: 1980-1982, undated

Ann Holtgren Pellegreno papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0360
Scope and Content

This collection (1845-2012) consists of Pellegreno's research material: correspondence, clippings, manuscript drafts, and biographical files relating to the history of aviation. Among the paper records, photographs, audiotapes, and ephemera is information about Lincoln Beachy, Clarence Chamberlin, Ellen Church, the Donaldson Brothers, Carl H. Duede, Ila Fox, Neil J. McCoubrey, Clarence Norton, Eddie Rickenbacker, the Wright Brothers, and several Iowa air shows.

Dates: 1845-2012

Anson Marston papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/1/11
Scope and Content This collection (1864-1983, undated) contains the papers and publications, research, engineering projects, and correspondence of Anson Marston. The papers also contain biographical information, including a biography of Marston written by Herbert Gilkey, memorials, documents concerning his military career, and a history of the Phelps-Newcomb family. In addition, the collection includes information regarding Marston's projects and research involving sewage and drainage systems, culvert...
Dates: 1864-1983, undated

AOAC International. Midwest Section records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0466
Scope and Content The collection (1977-1995, undated) contains annual meeting materials held by the section (correspondence, audiotapes, photographs, programs, and abstracts), executive committee materials (agendas, minutes), policies, audiocassettes, and information dealing with the formation and incorporation of the section (constitution, operations manual, an interview transcript, correspondence). There are annual meeting materials from the very first meeting in 1982, and almost every year thereafter....
Dates: 1977-1995, undated

Arthur Kelman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0673
Scope and Content The collection (1966-1983) contains records related to Arthur Kelman's involvement with the American Phytopathological Society (APS) and the International Society for Plant Pathology (ISPP) including correspondence, meeting minutes, committee materials, reports, newsletters and other papers dealing directly with APS and ISPP. The collection does not contain material related to Kelman's research or teaching other than when it relates to his involvement with the APS, ISPP or other professional...
Dates: 1966-2000

Arthur M. Gowan records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 7/2/11
Scope and Content

This collection consists of biographical information, committee files, correspondence, meeting minutes, files relating to student groups and surveys. Of particular interest are files that concentrate on foreign students and students involved in the military.

Dates: 1932-1991

Association for Women Geoscientists: Denver Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0330
Scope and Content

This collection (1972-1990s) documents the activities of the AWG Denver chapter. The collection contains correspondence, minutes, conference programs, agendas, newsletters, brochures, guidelines, receipts, budgets, and photographs.

Dates: 1972-1990s

Aulger L. Paulson World War I letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0686
Scope and Content

The collection (1918-1919) contains over 200 letters written by Pvt. Aulger L. Paulson to his family in Postville, Iowa. Paulson describes his daily activities and the various structures and buildings at Camp Dodge.

Dates: 1918-1919

Autumn Stanley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0659
Scope and Content The Autumn Stanley Papers (1674-2004, undated; bulk 1970-2004) document her research in women's history and women in science and technology. The collection includes biographical information on Autumn Stanley, correspondence, manuscripts, and subject files. The majority of the collection relates to Stanley's book Mothers and Daughters of Invention: Notes for a Revised History of Technology, including manuscripts, research correspondence, notes, and copies of...
Dates: 1637-2004, undated (bulk 1970-2007)

Barry Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0100
Scope and Content

The collection (1893-1903, undated) contains correspondence, endorsements, and a copy of the company's advertising.

Dates: 1893-1903, undated

Berkley Bedell papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/29
Abstract Berkley Warren Bedell, a native of Spirit Lake, Iowa, was a six-time Democratic Congressman (1975-1987) from Iowa's sixth district. Bedell attended Iowa State University briefly (1940-1942) before joining the United States Army (1942-1945) where he served as first lieutenant and flight trainer. In 1945, he returned to Spirit Lake and started Berkley and Company, an international fishing equipment business. In Congress, Bedell's interests included agriculture, commerce, and foreign relations....
Dates: circa 1960s-1986

Bernard Collins papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/60
Abstract Frank Bernard Collins was a farmer and pork producer near Clarion, Iowa. He served as President of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and was the first Chairman of the board governing the Iowa boar testing station. Collins was a supporter of the pork check-off program. This collection contains correspondence, published articles, speeches, newspaper clippings, and programs related to the work of F. Bernard Collins. Most of the materials document Collins’ career working in and advocating for...
Dates: 1944-1970, undated

Bertrand R. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0255
Scope and Content This collection (1927-2007, undated) contains artwork and correspondence of Bertrand R. Adams. The artwork includes pencil and ink drawings, sketches, and a cartoon drawing for a mural that was never completed. The collection also includes a number of illustrations completed during high school and for the art correspondence course he took in the 1920s. Other artwork includes Christmas cards created by Adams and his wife, Mary Adams (a well-known artist in the community), along with some of...
Dates: 1927-2007, undated

Bushrod W. Allin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0011
Scope and Content This collection (1932-1968, undated) consists principally of Allin's writings, including articles, reports, book reviews, addresses, speeches, and lectures. The bulk of these materials document the economics of U.S. agricultural policy and practice, including analyses of land-use practices, forecasts of future economic conditions, and reports on employment opportunities. The collection also contains biographical information, correspondence, Congressional testimony, and writings by others on...
Dates: 1932-1968, undated

Central Iowa Tillage Expo records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Content

The collection (1981) contains the program for the expo, committee materials, correspondence, a news release and the treasurer’s report.

Dates: 1981

Charles Allen Black papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/62
Scope and Content

This collection (1942-2002, undated) contains photographs of students, colleagues, and research projects. The papers also include correspondence with colleagues, researchers and publishers. In addition, there are notes from courses, lectures and research. The collection also contains of biographical information and news clippings.

Dates: 1941-2002, undated

Charles B. Handy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 27/1/14
Abstract Charles B. Handy served as Iowa State's first Dean (1984-1989) of the College of Business. He retired in 1992 as Professor of Accounting after a career that spanned over 40 years of teaching and administrative service to Iowa State University. Handy was instrumental in guiding the transition of the Department of Industrial Administration as enrollment grew first into a School and then into the College of Business Administration. This collection includes administrative records that document...
Dates: 1974-2007 (bulk 1979-1989)

Charles Dana Bennett correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0239
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence from Dana Bennett during the years 1966-1971 when he was actively soliciting for the National Safety Council. Among the correspondents are Harold Heldreth, Howard Pyle, and Charles F. Masterson.

Dates: 1966-1971

Charles Downing Pomological Variety notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0220
Scope and Content This collection (1851-1900, undated) contains Charles Downing's notes on numerous varieties of pears, plums and cherries. These include sketches of the fruit; notations on color, fruit shape, and habit; and sometimes notations on the yield of the variety in a particular year. There are also occasional news clippings and portions of letters from others scattered throughout the books; these, too, describe the characteristics of fruits. Correspondents are J. Battey, G. B. Brackett, John Milton...
Dates: 1851-1900, undated

Charles E. Whiting papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 1/3/53
Abstract Charles E. Whiting was a well-respected farmer and politician from Monona County, Iowa. He was the Democratic candidate for governor of Iowa in 1885 and was elected state senator in 1883. He served as a member of the Board of Trustees at Iowa State College during its early years. This collection includes correspondence about his campaign for governor and his expansive farm, speeches he wrote for his campaigns, deeds, and legal documents regarding the various land acquisitions that he made....
Dates: 1847-1915, undated

Charles Edwin Friley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 2/9
Abstract Charles Friley was President (1936-1953) of Iowa State College (University). In 1953, he was named President Emeritus after retirement. This collection (1925-1969, undated) includes biographical information, Friley family history, and materials relating to the operation of Iowa State College (University). The university records include addresses and speeches, committee meeting and minutes, divisional information, correspondence, budgets, enrollment reports, celebration materials for Friley's...
Dates: 1891-1969, undated

Charles Henry Stange

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 14/1/13
Scope and Content

The collection contains correspondence, biographical information and memorials, publications, and addresses. The papers also include information regarding the Charles Henry Stange Award and photographs of Dr. Stange on vacation and of his friends and family.

Dates: 1908-2008

Charles Laverty papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/69
Scope and Content

This collection (1965-1974, undated) contains files relating to Charles Laverty's work on environmental issues and land use during his service in the Iowa state legislature. The materials include correspondence, minutes, reports, and background information.

Dates: 1965-1974, undated

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