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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

Erhardt Paul Sylwester papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/18/51
Scope and Content This collection (1936-1971, undated) contains a biographical sketch of Sylwester, his correspondence (1936-1970), Sylwester publications and manuscripts (1942-1955), clippings (1917-1977), committee files (1945-1971), agreements (1932-1960), reports and surveys (1926-1963), subject files (1898-1971), class notes (1926-1937), photographs, and sound recordings. Correspondence is primarily related to inquiries regarding weeds and plant diseases in Iowa, but also includes requests from other...
Dates: 1936-1971, undated

Francis L. Messerly papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0143
Scope and Content The collection (1967-1984, undated) contains correspondence, publications, reports, articles, news clippings, speeches and biographical information. Except for the biographical information, the collection consists of documents from his service as a Representative and Senator in the Iowa General Assembly. The majority of the collection contains records related to Iowa universities (the University of Iowa, Iowa State University and University of Northern Iowa), including the years of campus...
Dates: 1967-1984, undated

Hamilton Cravens papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 13/12/52
Scope and Content This collection consists of materials related to Hamilton Craven's research related to the history of science, specifically the history of child development and welfare. Included are reports of the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial fund, as well as a significant number of reports and other documents on child welfare from the early twentieth century that were used as primary sources in his research. Types of materials include correspondence, annual reports, articles, clippings, notes, and...
Dates: 1874-1985

Henry Gilman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/52
Abstract Henry Gilman (1893-1986) was an organic chemist renowned for his groundbreaking work in organometallic chemistry. He joined the faculty of Iowa State College (University) in 1919, attained the rank of Professor in 1923, and was named Distinguished Professor in 1962. Gilman helped Iowa State's Chemistry Department rise to national prominence. He authored or co-authored over a thousand publications and delivered countless lectures and speeches around the world, among other professional...
Dates: 1893-1993

Howard Healy Steam Traction Engines collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0442
Scope and Content This collection (1889-1988) contains steam traction engine catalogs, publications, booklets, pamphlets, and newspaper clippings, magazines, postcards, and photographs. The majority of the collection consists of machinery catalogs created by manufacturers such as A. D. Baker, J. I. Case, Reeves, Rumely and Gaar-Scott. The collection also contains a number of newsletters and booklets produced by clubs and associations such as the Midwest Old Settlers and Threshers, the National Threshers...
Dates: 1889-1988

Iowa Board Of Regents Publications

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 1/0
Scope and Content

This collection consists of publications by and about the Iowa Board of Regents. records include annual reports, news clippings, and other publications.

Dates: 1906-2006

Iowa State College. Guatemala Tropical Research Center records

 Record Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/5/6
Abstract Officially established in 1946 at Antigua, Guatemala, the Iowa State College-Guatemala Tropical Research Center was a cooperative effort between Iowa State and the Guatemalan Ministry of Agriculture. The Center was largely funded through grant money from the Earl E. May Seed Company and all research operations were directed by Irving E. Melhus of Iowa State. The Guatemalan national government provided plots of land and trained staff to help conduct experiments and Iowa State provided expert...
Dates: 1944-1949, undated

Iowa State University. Study Abroad Center records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 3/4/3
Scope and Content

This collection (1976-2014) contains records of the study abroad center. This includes news clippings, brochures, publications, memorandums of understanding between Iowa State University and foreign universities related to study abroad, Faculty Exchange Program records, and subject files.

Dates: 1976-2014

Iowans for Right to Work records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0555
Abstract

Iowans for Right to Work is a voluntary, non-profit, non-political organization whose purpose is to promote an individual's right to join or not join a union group in order to obtain or keep a job. This collection contains correspondence, records of executive board meetings, planning materials for annual meetings, advertising materials, and published materials by and about right to work groups such as newsletters, news releases, bulletins, pamphlets and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1958-1978, undated

Joe L. Robinson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/9/57
Scope and Content The collection (1914-1990, undated) contains biographical information, publications, radio talks and speeches of Joe Robinson. Biographical materials consist of faculty information forms, news clippings, press releases, and a memorial resolution submitted to the Faculty Senate by Kenneth Frey. The rest of the collection consists of Robinson’s writings in the form of published works, radio scripts, and speeches. The radio talks and speeches offer a good...
Dates: 1914-1990, undated

Mary Agnes Frances Carlin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 12/6/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1943-1988, undated) contains biographical information, photographs, recipe booklets and files collected by Carlin, news clippings, correspondence, departmental correspondence and memoranda, reports, Carlin’s MS thesis, published papers, classroom materials, and award materials.

Dates: 1943-1988, undated

National Farmers Process Tax Recovery Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0044
Abstract The National Farmers Process Tax Recovery Association was initially founded in March 1936 in Des Moines, Iowa, as the Farmers Process Tax Recovery Association. Its purpose was to lobby for legislation to refund the Hog Process Tax, declared illegal by the Supreme Court. This collection contains correspondence, publications, newspaper clippings, minutes, speeches, financial records, and claims. Correspondents include Andrew J. Johnson, Donald Van Vleet, D. B. Gurney, Helen Holehan, Edward E....
Dates: 1927-1991

Rex Beresford papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/11/56
Abstract

Rex Beresford was an Extension specialist and professor of animal science at Iowa State University. Beresford was a respected expert in the area of cattle feeding and marketing. This collection contains information about Beresford's career at Iowa State and copies of his writings and speeches on the cattle industry.

Dates: 1926-1958, undated

Tomahawk. Chippewa Chapter (Iowa State University) records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/2/6
Abstract The Chippewa Chapter of Tomahawk was organized in 1951 at Iowa State College (University). Tomahawk was an honorary organization dedicated to providing volunteer and service opportunities to sophomore residence hall students. The United Native American Student Association (UNASA) charged Tomahawk with discrimination in 1971 for perpetuating "racial overtones." The group was renamed the ISU Couriers in 1983. This collection contains governance documents, meeting minutes, publications,...
Dates: 1956-1984, undated

William F. Kunerth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/13/54
Scope and Content This collection (1949-2009, undated) contains news clippings, course materials, reports, correspondence, and publications. The papers include documents pertaining to the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication such as historical information, alumni listings, newsletters, committee records, policies and reports. The collection also contains materials relating to the Iowa State Daily and a copy of Kunerth's reminiscence on the battle to open the records...
Dates: 1944-2014, undated