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Benjamin Sutton Willis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/6/51
Scope and Content This collection (1835-1970, undated) contains biographical information, newspaper clippings, speeches written by Ben Willis as well as others, and correspondence regarding the WOI Radio program “Prairie Valley Intelligencer.” There are also scripts and programs to minstrel shows and poetry. From his years as a professor at Iowa State, there are slides of lab equipment and schematics used for class lectures. In addition, the collection contains a scrapbook and negatives documenting the...
Dates: 1835-1970, undated

Carl A. Bluedorn papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/184
Scope and Content

This collection (1927-2005, undated) contains news clippings and photographs from a scrapbook compiled by Bluedorn while in college. The scrapbook photographs contain images of Bluedorn, Iowa State campus scenes, and other students. The images also depict scenes from Camp Marston, ISU’s Department of Civil Engineering Surveying Summer Camp. The news clippings document his professional and philanthropic achievements.

Dates: 1927-2005, undated

Charles V. Hall papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/16/22
Scope and Content This collection (1900-2006, undated) contains articles written by Dr. Hall and others, all related to horticultural subjects. In addition, there is biographical information and newspaper clippings, a history of Iowa State University and the Iowa State University Department of Horticulture, information regarding famous Iowa horticulturalists, slides of watermelon varieties, melon breeding, and the Iowa State Campus, a scrapbook on cucurbits, and information from the EPA (Environmental...
Dates: 1900-2006, undated

Clement John “Slim” Craychee scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/211
Scope and Content This collection (1929-1960, undated) consists of a scrapbook, mostly of newspaper clippings and letters, compiled by Clement “Slim” Craychee documenting his career as a professional boxer, his involvement in World War II, and his employment. The newspaper clippings and flyers related to Craychee’s boxing career document a number of his matches, including bouts against Frankie Spargo, Mason City; Joe Yangor, Des Moines; Larry Curtis, Elmore, Minnesota; Johnny...
Dates: 1929-1960, undated

Dennis M. Warren papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/32/52
Scope and Content

This collection (1960-2012, undated) includes a vita for Dennis Michael Warren, newspaper clippings related to his work and his death, correspondence concerning his death, a scrapbook containing photographs of Warren and his funeral in Ghana, and statements made at his funeral.

Dates: 1874-2012, undated

George Wormley scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/123
Scope and Content

The collection contains scrapbooks compiled by George Wormley consisting of articles published in the Farm Journal magazine 1950-1972 and loose subject related publications and articles dated between 1973 and 1984.

Dates: 1950-1984

Gerald A. Lineweaver papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/7/51
Scope and Content The collection (1935-1997, undated) includes biographical information, correspondence, new clippings, photographs, and publications. Biographical information includes news clippings, press releases, brief biographies, and memorials. The correspondence is mostly general correspondence related to the Iowa 4-H Foundation. The collection also contains the contents of two notebooks compiled by Lineweaver. The first one contains inspirational materials regarding 4-H, citizenship, leadership, and...
Dates: 1935-1997, undated

Hearth and Heather Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0140
Scope and Content The collection (1922-1993, undated) contains skit scripts, rosters, letters, programs, minutes, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs. These records document the activities of the Club, and provide information about their meetings and entertainment and also include memorabilia and photographs of the members. There are also membership folders that contain news clippings and other items about the families involved in Hearth and Heather: the Browns, Cunninghams, Davidsons, Eichlings,...
Dates: 1922-1991, undated

Iowa Bankers Association records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0045
Abstract

The Iowa Bankers Association (IBA), founded in June 1887, was formed to represent Iowa banks in front of Iowa legislature and to provide a way for individual bankers to gather and exchange ideas on the business of banking. This collection includes reports, correspondence, ledgers, photographs, films, audiotapes, videotapes, and artifacts. The materials cover bank robberies and other bank-related crimes, administrative activities, legislation, and marketing.

Dates: 1887-2004, undated

Iowa State University Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. Gamma Pi Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/11/2/16
Scope and Content This collection (1877-2004, undated) includes news clippings, and other biographical information about Delta Tau Delta at Iowa State University. A folder with information about the Hawkeye club is also included. There are also photographs and negatives of many different occasions and events, such as the Centennial Celebration, house life, and social events. Scrapbooks are also a part of this collection; the scrapbooks include photos of initiation, VEISHEA floats, projects, chapter promotion,...
Dates: 1877-2004, undated

Margaret Mae Gross papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/1/51
Abstract

Margaret Mae Gross (1924-2010) was a longtime administrative assistant in the Office of the Director/Dean at the Iowa State University Library. This collection documents her career at the Library and includes biographical information, awards materials, correspondence, photographs of her and other Library staff, and items related to celebrations of her long tenure at the Library.

Dates: 1960-1996, undated

Perry G. Holden papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/11
Scope and Content This collection represents an incomplete but interesting selection of personal materials on Perry Holden. It includes correspondence and letters, unpublished materials, newspaper clippings referring to Holden and his work, addresses given in his gubernatorial race, and duplicate family albums which he compiled during his retirement in Michigan. The letters range from 1908 to 1958 and deal mainly with his career at Iowa State College; staffing needs, costs of...
Dates: 1906-1967

Raymond W. Cassady papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0339
Scope and Content This collection (1850-1973, undated) contains materials related to Raymond W. Cassady as well as materials on Whiting family history. Materials related to Cassady include correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper and magazine clippings, and his certificate of appointment as Iowa Secretary of Agriculture. Records and photographs related to the Walnut Ridge Stock Farm are also included. Materials on Whiting family history consist of photocopies of correspondence, transcribed journal...
Dates: 1850-1973, undated

Richard W. Beckman Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/13/51
Abstract Richard W. Beckman spent several years as a newspaper reporter and magazine editor before working at Iowa State College (University) as Assistant Professor (1931-1942) of engineering journalism. During the mid-1940s, Beckman served for nearly two years in Tientsin, China, as a member of the Office of War Information staff. In 1948, he resigned from Iowa State to help his father manage the Knoxville Journal. Fred Beckman, Richard's father, served as professor...
Dates: 1870-1969

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