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Community Action Research Group of Iowa, Inc. records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0626
Scope and Content

This collection includes correspondence, budget reports, meeting minutes, a press release and the group’s by-laws.

Dates: 1977

Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0706
Abstract

This collection documents the history of the Conferece of Research Workers in Animal Disease as early as the 1960's, as well as more modern records documenting annual meetings, membership, and council meetings.

Dates: 1919-2018

Conrad Samson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0152
Scope and Content This collection (1983, undated) includes correspondence and writings of Conrad Samson. The correspondence mainly concerns Samson’s Land Use Tax proposal. Correspondents include fellow farmers, the South Dakota Rural Project, and journalists who requested copies of his proposal for their use in writing articles. Included also are letters from the Lieutenant Governor, the Office of the Governor, and Iowa’s senator, Chuck Grassley. About half of...
Dates: 1983, undated

Cooperation and Cooperative Societies Pamphlet collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0121
Scope and Content

This collection (1931-1973, undated) consists of pamphlets donated by the Iowa Institute of Cooperation. The collection contains printed pamphlets on cooperation and on cooperative societies throughout the world. Pamphlets on "cooperation" deal with the theory and history of cooperation and the cooperative movement. Pamphlets on "cooperative societies" deal with the nature and organization of cooperative organizations and their laws.

Dates: 1931-1973, undated

Cora Belle Keith Pierce Botanical Specimen Book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/136
Scope and Content This collection (1875) contains one volume of botanical specimens collected by Cora Belle Keith Pierce. Pierce collected the sixty-three plant samples on or near the Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) campus from April through September 1875 as a requirement for her sophomore year botany classes. Many of the samples are labeled with each plant's order, genus, species, habitat, and date collected. Some items are left unidentified. Several samples, including mosses and some...
Dates: 1875

Cora Frear Hawkins Buggies, Blizzards, and Babies manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0228
Scope and Content

This collection (1971) contains a typed manuscript of Hawkins's book, Buggies, Blizzards, and Babies, published by the Iowa State University Press in 1971. Each chapter is kept separate and the preface, table of contents, dedication, and cutlines for photographs used at the beginning of each chapter are at the beginning of the collection.

Dates: 1971

Cora (Hawk) Keith Papers on Women's Suffrage

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0710
Abstract

This collection contains records about women’s suffrage organizations in Iowa. All materials are paper documents, including notes, correspondence, an event program, a list of accomplishments, and a certificate signed by Carrie Chapman Catt.

Dates: 1910-1938

Corn Belt Power Cooperative records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0443
Scope and Content The collection (1948-2018) contains annual reports, newsletters, information booklets and a microfilm of various scrapbooks which contain newspaper clippings, announcements and photographs. The annual reports contain reports on the operations and financial statistics of the Cooperative for that year. The Watts Watt newsletters include news and announcements on maintenance and construction, facilities and lines, meetings, member cooperatives, employees and a...
Dates: 1948-2018

Cornelius Bodine papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0315
Scope and Content This collection contains the professional of Cornelius "Conny" Bodine Jr. The professional papers encompass Bodine's work with the Iowa Beef Processors (IBP), time as a city council member in Sioux City, IA, and as city manager of Sioux City and Newark, NJ. Materials from Bodine's work in local government includes research files, building and project proposals, budgets, and administrative and committee records. The IBP records contain economic research, beef...
Dates: 1958-1988, undated

Cosmopolitan Club (Iowa State University) records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/3/2
Scope and Content The collection (1908-1992, undated) documents the club’s activities on campus, in the Ames community and nationally. The early years of the club are mainly documented by the scrapbook, memory book and event programs. The collection does not have any records from the final years of the club. The records include historical narratives, scrapbooks, financial accounts, constitutions, membership lists, brochures, posters, programs, newsletters, and yearly records produced by the club. The yearly...
Dates: 1908-1996, undated

Cox, David Frame papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/24/57
Abstract

David Frame Cox (1931-2009) was a professor of animal science and statistics at Iowa State University from 1960 to 1997. Much of his early work was devoted to the study of swine and the effects of irradiation on swine. The collection contains biographical information; personal course work; notes from Cox's mentor, Cornell University Professor Charles Roy Henderson; reprints of articles written by Cox; course notes from Statistics 401, taught by Cox; and personal research notes.

Dates: 1953-1994, undated

Cyrus Bussey Civil War reminiscences

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0606
Scope and Content This collection consists of one thirty-six page document where Bussey details his exploits as an officer with the Iowa Cavalry. Bussey refers to himself in the third person in this laudatory discussion of his experience with the Army of the Southwest, including his encounters with Colonels Van Dorn, McCulloch, and McIntosh; Generals Osterhaus, Fremont, Steele, Sherman, and Grant; Major William C. Drake, Lt. Col. Frimble, Captain Thomas J. Taylor, Lt. A. H. Griswold and Union spy William...
Dates: circa 1864

Dale O. Hull papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/7/56
Scope and Content This collection (1917-1999) contains biographical information, correspondence, publications, and research files. Many of Hull's publications on farm machinery, safety, and structures are included. The bulk of the collection contains Hull's research and reference files, which includes information on structures and processing, farm safety, and power equipment and machinery. These files contain an assortment of materials including correspondence, manufacturer's product literature, agricultural...
Dates: 1917-1999

Damaris Pease papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 12/4/52
Abstract

Damaris Pease (1921-1991) was a professor at Iowa State University in the Department of Child Development. This collection contains research, articles, correspondence, photographs, and administrative records.

Dates: 1949-1991, undated

Damon Von Catron papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/11/55
Scope and Content This collection (1915-2004) consists of information regarding Dr. Damon Catron’s work and research with livestock, specifically swine feed and nutrition. The papers contain biographical information, correspondence, course and lecture materials, as well as his publications. The collection also includes documents relating to his research with swine food additives and photographs and scrapbooks from his international consulting trips. In addition, this collection contains photographs (box 1,...
Dates: 1915-2004, undated

Dan Shechtman papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 11/12/54
Abstract Dan Shechtman is a materials scientist and professor at the Technion in Hafia, Israel, and at Iowa State University and the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2011) for his discovery of quasicrystals. This collection contains publications announcing both Shechtman's faculty appointment to the Materials Science and Engineering Department at Iowa State University and his winning of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. The collection includes...
Dates: 2004-2013

Dan Staedtler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/113
Scope and Contents

This collection (1975-1998) contains class notes and laboratory notebooks compiled during Staedtler's time as an undergraduate and graduate student at Iowa State University. This collection also includes one file of biographical information.

Dates: 1975-1998

Daniel A. Peterson reminiscence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0518
Scope and Content This collection (1915) contains a copy of a typescript reminiscence written by Daniel A. Peterson recalling the events that transpired in his life and especially moments related to life as a pioneer in Iowa. He recalls his parents, his childhood in Sweden, and the move to the United States. He describes pioneer life in Iowa, going into some detail about breaking the prairie sod with a team of oxen and about other struggles faced by immigrant pioneers. He relates a story about a trip down the...
Dates: 1915

Daniel J. Zaffarano papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 6/1/13
Scope and Content

This collection (1959-2004) contains the papers of the Daniel J. Zaffarano. The collection consists of biographical information, correspondence, and other documents relating to his career at Iowa State.

Dates: 1959-2004

Darleane C. Hoffman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/100
Scope and Content

This collection (1947-2011, undated) contains biographical information, resumes, research notebooks, correspondence, published materials, appointment books, and calendars. The papers document the career of Hoffman, focusing on her Iowa State University and Ames Laboratory years and her professional commitments in her current positions.

Dates: 1938-2011, undated

David A. Schmidt papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/7/63
Abstract

Schmidt was an Assistant Professor (1984-1985) at Iowa State University. He received his B.A. (1975) in Mathematics at Fort Hays Kansas State University and both his M.S. (1977) and Ph.D. (1981) in Computer Science from Kansas State University. His research interests include denotational semantics, applicative programming, and natural deduction theorem proving. This collection (1983-1985, undated) includes biographical information and papers.

Dates: 1983-1985, undated

David M. Gradwohl papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/32/51
Scope and Content

This collection documents the service of Gradwohl on the Ames Historic Preservation Commission, the Historic Preservation Unit of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the State (Iowa) National Historic Register Commission. The papers consist of site inventories arranged by county in Iowa from the Iowa Site Inventory Division, Ames Historic Preservation Commission files, manuals and guidelines on historic preservation. The collection also contains correspondence and news clippings.

Dates: 1965-2014

David W. Countryman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/14/52
Abstract David W. Countryman is Professor Emeritus of Forestry in the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management at Iowa State University. During his tenure at Iowa State, Countryman developed and taught the capstone course in the Department of Forestry. He also taught several other courses, primarily in forest management, and conducted research on the economic potential of Iowa's woodlands and the effective development and management of forests and recreation resources in the Midwest. The...
Dates: 1973-2007, undated

David William Staniforth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/18/52
Scope and Content The Staniforth Papers include biographical materials; correspondence - personal and professional; North Central Weed Control Society materials, records, minutes, committee reports; Weed Science Society correspondence and conference materials; Lecture and seminar papers; Research data, field books, reports, analysis and summaries; Abstracts; Reprints and manuscripts; Development Advisory Team training manual. Correspondence is largely professional and pertains to soybeans, corn, herbicides,...
Dates: 1947-2008, undated

Dean R. Prestemon papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/57
Scope and Content

The collection (1964-1994, undated) contains biographical information and several of Prestemon’s papers. These papers focus on his research regarding the use and marketing of forestry products in residential construction.

Dates: 1964-1994, undated

Dean Richard Yoesting papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/71
Scope and Content

The collection (1967-1976, undated) contains biographical information and published works. The publications focus on Yoesting's research on outdoor recreational facilities and activities in Iowa and the Midwest.

Dates: 1967-1976, undated

Deane C. and Marion A. Gunderson Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/8/11
Abstract Deane C. (1918-2010) and Marion Abbott (1919-2004) Gunderson lived on a farm near Rolfe in Pocahontas County, Iowa, for nearly six decades. Deane, a farmer and engineer by training, and Marion, a homemaker and librarian, both attended Iowa State College (University) during the late 1930s. They were active supporters of Iowa State's academic programs and devoted fans of Cyclone athletics throughout their lifetimes. The collection contains photograph albums, loose photographs, and genealogical...
Dates: 1877-2013, undated

Deborah Fink papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/230
Scope and Content

This collection (1986-2010) includes biographical information, writings by Fink, and a review of one of her books. The biographical information includes a copy of her vita, news clippings, and library catalog records of her books. Copies of some of her published papers are included in the collection. They reveal her interests in the meatpacking industry and in rural women, specifically those living in the Midwestern United States.

Dates: 1986-2010

Della Neal papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/28
Abstract

Della Neal was born on November 22, 1862 in Hamilton, Pennsylvania. She earned her B.S. (1882) from Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University). Neal eventually completed training in nursing and became active in the state and national temperance movement. This collection includes some of Neal's writings, including college course work and writings on the temperance movement.

Dates: 1882-1987, undated

Denise M. Eckstein papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/7/53
Scope and Content

This collection (1977-1982, undated) documents Eckstein's work at Iowa State and includes biographical information, papers, proposals, and research reports.

Dates: 1977-1982, undated

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