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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. Bessey papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/5/11
Scope and Content

The collection (1870-1985) consists of biographical information, an inventory to the collection of Bessey’s papers at the University of Nebraska, correspondence, and information on the Charles E. Bessey Lecture. The papers also contain addresses, reports, and writings by Bessey, including "The Demands Made by Agriculture upon the Science of Botany" (1885), "Iowa Orthoptera" (1876), and "On the Distribution of the Seventeen Year Cicada" (1878).

Dates: 1870-1985

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 F. Keithahn papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/229
Scope and Content

This collection (1929-1992, undated) includes biographical information, family correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and reports. The family correspondence consists of letters between Charles and the Keithahn family while Charles was away from home. There are also letters between Charles' parents and officials and professors from the schools Charles attended. This collection also contains biographical information about Charles Keithahn and several reports.

Dates: 1929-1992, undated

Charles F. Tous papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/16/51
Scope and Content The collection (1917-1977, undated) contains material related to Lt. Tous's life including military documents, newspaper clippings, photographs, and homestead documentation. Tous's military service is documented through military correspondence, photographs taken at Iowa State College (University), and a soldier's diary documenting his military assignments. The homestead documentation contains Tous's original homestead and mortgage papers. The photographs include pictures of Tous, the...
Dates: 1917-1977, undated

Charles Harvey Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1/19
Scope and Content This collection (1907-1986, n. d.) contains biographical information, correspondence, publications, reports, and exchanges. The correspondence, with other Iowa State faculty members, relates to collecting and maintaining books for the library and with colleagues associated with him while active in library committees and the American Library Association (ALA). Dr. Brown wrote numerous papers throughout his career focusing on research libraries, libraries during the depression, rural...
Dates: 1907-1986, 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 K. Hamilton papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0163
Scope and Content

This collection (1830-1925, undated) contains legal documents, real estate tax bills, household expenses, promissory notes and a ledger dealing with a farm sale.

Dates: 1830-1932, undated

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

Charles Mabie diary

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0520
Scope and Content

This collection (1867-1868) consists of a daily diary kept from January 1, 1867, to February 4, 1868, by farmer and sheep raiser Charles Mabie of Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa. Throughout his diary Mabie named the friends he and his wife visited and who visited them, the people he did business with, and the fellow farmers he helped with specified work. He also noted his church and lecture attendance, the purchase of a town lot, and the sale of his farm.

Dates: 1867-1868

Charles Mitchener Dodd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/12/16
Abstract Charles Mitchener Dodd, professor and ceramic engineer, attended Hiram College (1914-1916) and received his B.S. (1926) and Ceramic Engineering Degree (1933) from Ohio State University. He served as a Professor of ceramic engineering at the University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy before accepting the position of Professor and Head of ceramic engineering at Iowa State College (University). Dodd's area of expertise was in structural clay products, refractories, and ceramic...
Dates: 1916-1982, undated

Charles Murray papers

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

This collection consists of biographical information, correspondence, publications, and class notebooks compiled during Dr. Murray’s undergraduate study at Iowa State College (University).

Dates: 1908-1966

Charles N. Dietz papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/58
Abstract Charles N. Dietz enrolled in the Iowa Agricultural College and was a member of Iowa State's first graduating class in 1872. This collection contains a file of biographical materials and Dietz's class notebooks from the early 1870s. The biographical materials include photographs and an article detailing Dietz’s death. The class notebooks cover lectures in Intel Philosophy, Organic Chemistry, Pathology, Comparative Anatomy and Physiology, and Landscape Gardening, which was lectured by...
Dates: 1870-1872, 1933

Charles O. Grigsby Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/130
Scope and Content The collection (1989-2010) contains biographical information, documentation about cheese production, the Native American Herbal Ointments (NAHO) and Zero Rust companies, personal and professional correspondence, and a publication: The History of the Bladinsville, Illinois Grigsbys. The collection also contains a set of personal journals that Grigsby started in 1997. In the first journal, Grigsby writes about his past career and in subsequent journals he focuses...
Dates: 1989-2010

Charles P. Gratto papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/64
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to Charles Gratto and his work in agricultural economics.

Dates: 1973-1992, undated

Charles R. Mischke papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 11/10/53
Abstract Charles R. Mischke was a Professor of Mechanical Engineering (1964-1992) at Iowa State University. He received his B.S. (1947) and M.M.E. (1950) in mechanical engineering from Cornell University and his Ph.D. (1953) in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin. He also served as an Assistant and Associate Professor (1953-1957) at the University of Kansas and as Professor and Chair (1957-1964) of mechanical engineering at the Pratt Institute in New York. Mischke gained expertise...
Dates: 1963-1993, undated

Charles R. Sage papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/6/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1969-1987) contains correspondence, reports, surveys, library procedures and flow charts, computer systems information, committee meetings, minutes, and proposals that document the development of automated computer systems and online catalog systems at the Iowa State University Library.

Dates: 1969-1987

Charles S. Gwynne papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/8/12
Scope and Content

This collection (1892-1973, undated) contains biographical material, correspondence, and numerous reports on geology projects. Also included are conference material and geological photographs. In a map case are large maps and drawings of topography and geological surveys, along with road maps.

Dates: 1892-1973, undated

Charles T. Manatt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/233
Abstract Charles T. Manatt was a lawyer, politician, and businessman. Born in Chicago and raised in Audubon, Iowa, he received his B.S. (1958) from Iowa State College (University) and his J.D. (1962) from the George Washington University School of Law. He was a cofounder of the Los Angeles law firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips and also founded First Los Angeles Bank. Manatt served as the state Democratic chairman in California, Democratic National Committee chairman (1981-1985), and co-chairman of...
Dates: 1971-2011, undated

Charles T. Wright papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/6/54
Scope and Content

The collection contains class materials Charles Wright used in teaching computer engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science courses. The papers also include research files and notes relating to Wright’s work in computer architecture. In addition, the documents contain biographical information.

Dates: 1982 - 2000

Charles W. Meyer papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/9/72
Abstract Charles W. Meyer (1957-2009) was a Professor of Economics at Iowa State University (1968-1998). During his time at Iowa State, Meyer chaired numerous committees and received the Iowa Regents Faculty Award (1994). Meyer’s main research areas were the economics of taxation, Social Security programs, and disability insurance. This collection contains biographical information, correspondence, exams from the courses he taught, and copies of several published works, including book reviews and...
Dates: 1957-2009, undated

Charles W. Rutschky papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0411
Scope and Content The collection (1889-1987, undated) contains entomological papers, articles, textbooks and other publications; professional organization's newsletters, presidential addresses, meeting/conference materials, and presentations including text, slides and audiotapes; teaching workshop materials including notes, photographs, brochures, and printed materials; histories of entomology departments; correspondence; exhibit catalogs of entomology exhibits at various World's Fairs; United States...
Dates: 1889-1987, undated

Charles Walters papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0588
Scope and Content The Charles Walters Papers (1937-2003, undated) contain correspondence and printed matter related to Walters’ research, as well as copies of some of Walters’ publications. Material related to the NFO includes correspondence, legal documents, printed matter, and includes both paper records and microfilm. Over half of the collection is devoted to photographs documenting the activities of the NFO throughout the 1960s and 1970s. The photographs include images of...
Dates: 1937-2003, undated

Charlotte E. Roderuck papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 15/6/51
Scope and Content The collection (1919-1989, undated) contains biographical information, course materials, papers and speeches, correspondence, research materials, publications, and news clippings. The collection also includes materials documenting Roderuck’s involvement in the Society for International Development (SID); the World Food Institute; the Bean/Cowpea Collaborative Research Support Program (CRSP); Foreign Assistance Act, Title XII records, and other centers and institutions related to nutrition....
Dates: 1919-1989, undated

Chemical Engineering Wives Club records

 Record Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 20/2/14
Scope and Content

This collection contains the records created by the Chemical Engineering Wives club, and focus predominantly on planning various events. There are student rosters and staff listings, which the Club used to determine the level of membership for their members. There are no photographs in the collection.

Dates: 1955-1982, undated

Cherokee County Farm Bureau (Iowa) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0093
Scope and Content

The collection (1918-1962) contains minutes of the Annual Cherokee County Farm Bureau meetings as well as financial statements of the Bureau and minutes of the Board of Directors of the Bureau. The collection also contains meeting minutes of the Cherokee County Farm Bureau, Cherokee County Farm Bureau Exchange, and the Cherokee County Farm Bureau Supply Company on microfilm.

Dates: 1918-1962

Cheryl Moller-Wong papers

 Collection — map-case: C410 D01
Identifier: RS 11/8/51
Scope and Content This collection (1992) contains a series of publications aimed at school age children and produced by the College of Engineering and financed by Rockwell International. Included are Engineering Game Plans; Designing Before the First Play, that has problems for students focusing on the various fields of engineering. There are also an oversized copy, coloring book, brochure, and teacher resource manual for Not all Engineers...
Dates: 1992

Chester F. Randolph papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/146
Abstract Chet Randolph was a farm broadcaster, the first Executive Director of Living History Farms in Urbandale, Iowa, and served as the Executive Vice President and Director of Overseas Market Development for the American Soybean Association. This collection contains materials related to Randolph’s personal life and professional career, including correspondence, family genealogical information, records related to his work for the American Soybean Association, files on farm marketing roundtables he...
Dates: 1856-2002, undated

Chester Hamlin Werkman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/15/12
Abstract

Chester Hamlin Werkman was a professor of bacteriology and biochemistry at Iowa State College (University) from 1923 until 1962. This collection includes biographical information, awards, correspondence, a lab notebook, photographs, and reprints of Werkman's research articles. These files document Werkman's research interests in bacteriology and biochemistry, his work as professor and head of Iowa State's Department of Bacteriology, and his overall career.

Dates: 1919-1976, undated

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