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Carroll Paton Wilsie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/56
Abstract C. P. Wilsie was a professor of agronomy at Iowa State University from 1937 until his death in 1969. His research interests were primarily in the genetics, breeding, and production of grasses and forage legumes such as alfalfa. These papers include biographical information, professional correspondence, and research materials. The correspondence includes letters from others on campus and at the Experiment Station, researchers and administrators within the USDA, local farmers, and seed...
Dates: 1925-1971

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

Harold D. Hughes papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/52
Scope and Content This collection (1916-1971) is comprised of biographical materials, correspondence, newspaper clippings, published works, writings, radio talks, and photographs. The biographical materials include essays, tributes, speech manuscripts, ISU personnel information, and press releases. The correspondence concerns crop research being conducted at other universities' experiment stations and seed farms. Published works in the papers are by Hughes and some of his...
Dates: 1916-1971

Iowa State University. Department of Agronomy records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9
Abstract The Department of Agronomy at Iowa State University was formed in 1902 with an emphasis on the study of farm management, farm crops, soils, and farm mechanics. As of 2016, the department offers undergraduate degrees in agro-ecology, crop management and business, plant breeding and biotechnology, and soil science and environmental quality. This collection contains news clippings, annual reports, newsletters, brochures, publications, subject files, biographical files, creative components, and...
Dates: 1903-2014, undated

John Crosby Eldredge papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/51
Scope and Content The collection (1915-1976, undated) includes biographical information, correspondence, personal records, clippings, government forms, booklets, blueprints, and photographs and negatives, related to the life and work of John Crosby Eldredge. Ames Seed Farm records include promotional material from the 1940s sales manuals, seven negatives, and photographs of a corn-drying barn, orders for popcorn for 1948, memberships and booklets from the Story County Farm Bureau,...
Dates: 1915-1976, undated

Percy E. Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/13
Scope and Content

This collection contains an assortment of Dr. Brown’s articles and published works along with some biographical materials. The articles contain research on soil survey, conservation, and fertility. The collection is in alphabetical order.

Dates: 1912-1937

Peter A. Peterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/69
Abstract

Peter A. Peterson began as a geneticist and professor at Iowa State University in 1956. His research included genetics, genomes, cytogenetics, plant breeding, and maize. This collection contains biographical information, academic papers, course materials, and other materials related to his career at Iowa State.

Dates: 1940-2016, undated

William Henry Stevenson papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/12
Scope and Content The collection (1895-1966, undated) contains biographical information, building contracts and specifications, correspondence, photographs, and publications of William Henry Stevenson. Biographical information consists of alumni and faculty information forms, certificates, news clippings, photographs, and press releases. The file also contains a program from the University of Illinois Alethenai and Philomathean Literary Society of which Stevenson’s wife, Rosalthea “Daisy” Scott, was a...
Dates: 1895-1966, undated