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Carrie Chapman Catt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/3
Scope and Content This collection (1878-2007) contains biographical data, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, bibliographies, publications, reviews, addresses, awards, scrapbook of tributes, material relating to the Woman's Centennial Congress, artifacts (Including jewelry from India), and her will. Correspondents include E. W. Stanton, A. B. Storms and Maria Roberts. Box 4 consists of original documents that have been restricted, photocopies of the items can be found in the other boxes. The...
Dates: 1878-2007

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

Della Neal papers

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

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

Edgar W. Stanton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/14/13
Abstract Edgar W. Stanton (1850-1920) was born in Waymart, Wayne County, Pennsylvania, on October 3, 1850. He graduated from the Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) as a member of the first graduating class in 1872. Weeks after graduating Stanton joined the faculty at Iowa State and during his career served as Economics Department Chair, Head and Professor of the Department of Mathematics, Secretary of the Board of Trustees, Dean of the Junior College, Vice President, and four times...
Dates: 1869-2011, undated

George R. Flower diary

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/204
Scope and Content This collection (1869-1873) contains the photocopied diary of George R. Flower. The diary contains entries related to George's time at Iowa State Agricultural College (Iowa State University). He records expenditures, names of classmates, and notes for several of his classes including chemistry and biology. He also carefully records his hours and duties performed in the College laboratory and back home during breaks. The collection contains additional biographical information including a...
Dates: 1869-1895, undated

George W. Catt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/4
Abstract George W. Catt graduated from Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) with a B.S. (1882) in civil engineering. He helped design bridges for the King Bridge Company of Cleveland and the San Francisco Bridge Company. In 1893, Catt formed his own company, the New York Dredging Company. Catt married Carrie Lane Chapman in 1890. This collection contains biographical information, correspondence with Edgar Stanton, information about the Catt Scholarships, and a listing of books he...
Dates: 1882-1991, undated

George Washington Carver collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/2
Scope and Content The collection (1893-2011) contains biographical material, information about Carver’s birthplace monument, correspondence, information about Iowa State University, newsclippings, oral history interviews, publications by Carver, published materials about Carver, research and product development, and information about the Tuskegee Institute (University). The biographical material consists of short biographies, census material, lists of...
Dates: 1893-2011

Gerald Edward Parsons papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/63
Scope and Content This collection (1957-1996) contains material related to Jerry Parsons' professional career. The records include biographical materials and also papers written by Parsons concerning adult education and 4-H and youth programs. The collection also contains national and Iowa 4-H publications, several of which were authored by Parsons. Some materials of interest are a set of publications created by Parsons for the National 4-H Recognition Program and sent to state 4-H youth staff members. These...
Dates: 1957-1996

Iowa State University. Alumni and Former Student Subject Files

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/1
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of materials related to alumni and former students. Materials have been gathered by multiple departments, including Special Collections and University Archives, and combined into a subject file for each individual. The original source of each documents are not known.

Dates: 1869-2017

Iowa State University. Alumni and Former Students records

 Record Group
Identifier: RS 21/7
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to alumni and former students. See related materials note for collections.

Dates: undated

John J. Streets papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/237
Abstract John James Streets was a veterinarian and citrus grower from Ventura, California. He received his D.V.M. (1886) from the Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) and continued his studies at the American Veterinary College in New York. He moved to Ventura and worked as a veterinarian and county livestock inspector for over 45 years and operated a citrus farm. This collection contains two notebooks containing handwritten lecture notes recorded by J. J. Streets while attending classes...
Dates: 1887-1888

Joseph Charles Arthur papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/30
Scope and Content

The collection contains biographical information and correspondence. The bulk of the collection consists of numerous publications mostly on plant rust fungi (Uredinales), including the manuscript for The Plant Rusts (1929).

Dates: 1876-2002, undated

LaVerne and Ida Noyes collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/235
Scope and Content This collection (1894-2007, undated) includes biographical information, newspaper clippings, articles on windmills, and documents related to the LaVerne Noyes Foundation scholarships. Biographical materials for LaVerne and Ida Noyes consist of newspaper clippings, memorials, and excerpts from publications such as the University of Chicago publication, University Record. The collection also contains a photocopy of LaVerne Noyes' will. The collection includes...
Dates: 1894-2007, undated

Lottie L. Estes letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/240
Scope and Content

This collection (1879, 1881) consists of two letters written by Estes. The letters are addressed to an unidentified Lizzie and discuss Estes' experiences during her time at Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University), including social outings, classes, and dorm life.

Dates: 1879-1881

Lou Curtis Foster autograph and photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/217
Scope and Content The collection (1875) consists of Lou Curtis Foster’s college autograph and photograph album. The album contains 37 black and white photographs of classmates many of which include inscriptions from them to Lou. Classmates who left messages for Lou include: Charles H. Lee, William R. Lamoreux, Millah, M. Cherrie, Edward P. Cadwell, Hannah P. Lyman, Herbert R. Patrick, Celestia “Settie” A. Neal, Albert P. Chamberlin, Ida Sherman, James M. Whitaker, Thomas L. Palmer, Charles E. Peterson, Nancy...
Dates: 1875

Millikan Stalker papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 14/1/11
Scope and Content

The collection contains Dean Stalker’s biographical information, publications, and a schedule of office hours (1899). Also in the collection are materials regarding Sallie Stalker Smith (Dean Stalker’s sister).

Dates: 1878-1961

Monroe C. Litteer photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/206
Scope and Content This collection (circa 1874) consists of one photograph album that belonged to Monroe C. Litteer, Iowa State graduate of 1874. The album contains portrait photographs (cartes-de-visites) of Litteer's classmates and teachers at Iowa State. Most of the images are of unknown individuals, but some have been tentatively identified and include: Margaret (McDonald) Stanton, Ida (Smith) Noyes, Katie (Tupper) Galpin, Eva (Paull) Van Slyke, Professor W. H. Wynn, General James L. Geddes, Mary (Palmer)...
Dates: circa 1874

Orange Howard Cessna papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/22/10
Abstract O. H. (Orange Howard) Cessna was a professor of history and psychology and the college chaplain at Iowa State College (University). He was a member of Iowa State's first graduating class (1872) and returned to Iowa State to teach after spending 15 years as a Methodist minister in Illinois. This collection contains biographical information, addresses and orations, correspondence, notebooks, and notes and meditations. The bulk of the collection consists of notebooks, notes and meditations...
Dates: 1871-1940, undated

Shaw Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/8/1
Abstract Arvin Benjamin Shaw was born in Tipton, Iowa on December 2, 1857. He earned a B.S.E (1876) in engineering from Iowa State College (University). He married Winifred Dudley Shaw, the step-daughter of Adonija S. Welch (first President of Iowa State). The collection contains biographical information regarding Arvin Benjamin Shaw and Genevieve Welch Shaw. Other materials include news clippings, articles, and a chemistry experiment notebook belonging to Arvin. The collection also contains two...
Dates: 1873-1961, undated

Willet M. Hays papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/26
Abstract Agricultural scientist and public official. Willet M. Hays was born on a farm in Hardin County, Iowa, attended Oscaloosa College and Drake University, and received a bachelor of agriculture degree (1885) and a master of agriculture degree (1896), both from Iowa State College (University). In addition to brief positions at Iowa State, North Dakota College, and the Prairie Farmer, he was on the faculty of the University of Minnesota. Hays was a pioneer in the...
Dates: 1887-1929

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