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William A. Smith scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/245
Abstract

William A. Smith graduated from Iowa State College (University) with a B.S. (1912) in forestry. Following graduation, he worked for the U.S. Forest Service. This scrapbook contains photographs depicting Smith's college years and his work with the U.S. Forest Service.

Dates: 1909-1914, 2013

William A. Weber papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/173
Scope and Contents

This collection contains William A. Weber's Vitae and reminiscene of Iowa State University, as well as correspondence.

Dates: 1999-2004

William Carman Black papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/186
Abstract

William Carman Black received his B.S. (1932) in chemical engineering from Iowa State College (University). This collection contains course work and class notes for chemistry and chemical engineering courses taken by Black while attending Iowa State. A few other items, such a copy of Black’s undergraduate thesis, Tau Bet Pi engineering honor society pledge book, and college report cards and registration cards are also included.

Dates: 1924-1933, undated

William Corwin Stuart papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/45
Abstract William Corwin Stuart, a 1941 graduate of Iowa State University, served in various political positions from 1946 onward. Starting out as a city attorney for Chariton, he served the Iowa State Senate (1953-1961), and then to the Iowa Supreme Court, acting as associate justice (1961-1971); he eventually became U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Iowa on November 1, 1971. This collection contains materials kept by Stuart during his political career, including files regarding the...
Dates: 1957-1971

William E. Darrington papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0063
Scope and Content The collection (1950-1970, undated) contains Darrington’s state representative materials and includes subject files, printed materials on legislative concerns, Darrington’s speeches, drafts and proposals for bills and statutes, correspondence (mainly from constituents), and reports written by Darrington for his constituents (Highlights by Bill). The constituent correspondence includes topics such as bills and statutes, taxes, liquor control, water, roads,...
Dates: 1950-1970, 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

William G. Gaessler papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/2/53
Scope and Content This collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, agricultural experiment station annual reports, project reports, clippings, honors, photographs, publications, speeches and reference files.They document research on sorghum, bindweed, pericarp in corn, and other U.S. Department of Agriculture/Iowa State College experiment station workings. Included are personal and financial documentation as well as correspondence from other U.S.D.A. Agricultural Experiment Stations such as...
Dates: 1907-1979

William Gordon Murray papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/9/15
Scope and Content The collection contains the papers of William G. Murray. The documents consist of materials relating to Living History Farms, including original deeds, planning statements, brochures, correspondence, articles and clippings, evaluations, employee policies, admission data, exhibit construction, and program development. The program materials contain information on the Flynn Mansion, the 1900 Farm, the Farm of Today and Tomorrow, the Henry A. Wallace Crop Center, NEH grants, and Church of the...
Dates: circa 1850s-1991, undated

William H. Harbor and Floyd H. Millen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0018
Abstract William Harbor (Republican) served as a representative from Mills County in the Iowa House (1955-1957, 1967-1973, 1977-1993) and as a Senator from Mills-Montgomery Counties (1956-1960). In 1967, Harbor returned to the Iowa House and served as Speaker (1969-1971). Harbor also was Chief Clerk of the House (1973-1974). Floyd H. Millen (Republican) served as a Representative in the Iowa House (1963-1981). The collection (1956-2010, undated) contains correspondence, subject files, newsletters,...
Dates: 1956-2010, undated

William H. Mills papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0417
Scope and Content This collection (1869-1952, undated) contains certificates, correspondence, directories, ephemera, ledgers, receipts, and subscriptions. Researchers will find information concerning Wallace's Farmer, farming in Iowa, and taxes in Story County, Iowa. Other individuals include family members Joseph, Harry, Marie, and Sadie Mills and the circulation manager for Wallace's Farmer, H. H. Johnston. Groups include the Story County...
Dates: 1869-1952, undated

William H. Schrampfer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 27/1/11
Scope and Contents

This collection (1934-1994) contains news clippings and correspondence relating to William H. Schrampfer's life and work, as well as a baby book for his daughter Betty Schrampfer.

Dates: 1934-1994

William H. Stacy papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 16/3/57
Abstract William H. Stacy (1894-1975) received a B.S. (1917) in agronomy from Iowa State College (University), an M.S. (1922) in agricultural economics from Cornell University, and a Ph.D. (1935) in adult education from Columbia University. He was Extension Sociologist at Iowa State College (University) from 1922 until his retirement in 1959. He served as Adult Education Specialist on a U.S. Department of State-sponsored trip to Germany in 1952 and served for two years after his retirement in Korea...
Dates: 1911-1975, undated

William Hamilton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0614
Scope and Content The collection (1940-2000, undated) documents Hamilton's career with the American Farm Bureau Federation and includes remarks, speeches, policies, correspondence, position papers, statements made before Congress, articles, pamphlets, booklets, memorandums, press releases, news clippings, and a manuscript relating Hamilton's personal memories of working for the American Farm Bureau Federation. Not all of the material in the collection was authored by Hamilton, but the collection also includes...
Dates: 1940-2000, 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

William Isaac Chamberlain papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 2/4
Abstract William Chamberlain, born in 1837, was the fourth President (1886-1890) of Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University). His presidency was a rocky road, being criticized from students and locals. This collection (1886-1997, undated) includes biographical information, correspondence, and inauguration programs. The correspondence includes letters between Chamberlain and Edgar Stanton, a member of Iowa State’s first graduating class (1872) as well as a faculty member of Iowa State. There...
Dates: 1886-1997, undated

William J. Reichardt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0008
Scope and Content The collection includes correspondence, research material, and newspaper clippings concerning Reichardt's four-year tenure as a state Senator-1966-1970. The correspondence is arranged topically. The research materials are, in part, compilations of the data, legislative bills, and general information to provide background on an issue. The newspaper clippings include material sent to Reichardt by his constituency, his colleagues, or saved by his staff, and they cover both political and...
Dates: 1961-1970, undated

William L. Franklin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/10/53
Abstract Animal ecologist William L. Franklin served as a professor at Iowa State University for over two decades. He was an expert in mammalian behavioral ecology and conducted extensive research on guanacos (member of the llama family) in the Patagonia region of Chile. He also researched the behavioral characteristics of black-tailed prairie dogs. This collection contains biographical information on Franklin, research papers documenting his work with prairie dogs and wildlife surveys at Scotts...
Dates: 1978-1996, undated

William M. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0304
Scope and Content The collection (1927-1995) contains Adams' farm records (1927-1958), annual reports of the Northeast Iowa Farm Business Association (1936-1938), and records Adams kept as township chair for the Corn-Hog Program (1934). The bulk of the collection consists of farm records kept by William Adams both for his own benefit and after 1936 as a member of the Northeast Iowa Farm Business Association. (For copies of cooperator agreements with the Association, see file 2/12)....
Dates: 1926-1995

William M. hogue scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/216
Scope and Content The collection (1921-1925) consists of a scrapbook of Iowa State memorabilia assembled by William M. Hogue that document his time as a student at Iowa State. The scrapbook contains booklets with images of the campus; dance cards; membership cards; newspaper clippings that document Iowa State athletics, band concerts, and theatrical events; photographs of the engineers’ camp fire, campus buildings, and friends and classmates; programs for the ROTC Circus, the Iowa State band annual banquet,...
Dates: 1921-1925

William Miller Beardshear papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 2/5
Abstract William Beardshear was President of Iowa Agricultural College and Iowa State College (University). Beardshear developed new agricultural programs and hired premier faculty members; he also expanded the university administration. While Beardshear was President, the following events also occurred at Iowa State: the school colors of cardinal and gold were named, Iowa State became known as the Cyclones (1895), and the first Bomb (the university yearbook) was published in 1893, and the name was...
Dates: 1884-2009, undated

William P. Switzer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 14/3/51
Abstract William Paul Switzer was a Distinguished Professor of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University specializing in infectious respiratory diseases in swine. This collection contains correspondence and reports that document Switzer's tenure as Professor and Associate Dean for Research in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Additional correspondence, publications, and research materials provide evidence of Switzer's research contributions to swine disease prevention, particularly Mycoplasmal...
Dates: 1929-2001, undated

William Rankin Civil War letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0711
Abstract

The collection consists of 30 letters written by William Rankin, a Civil War soldier during the summer of 1864. Rankin was a “100-days man” who served with the 46th Regiment, Iowa Infantry.

Dates: 1864

William S. Husband Computer Manufacturing collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/187
Scope and Content Most of this collection (1950-2005, undated) represents IBM’s medium and large scale product announcements for 1965-1990, when IBM was the dominant manufacturer of mainframe products. During this time, the third generation of stored program computers was introduced and was followed by years of incredible growth. IBM’s dominant market share (estimated at 85% of the mainframe market at that time) allowed IBM to control, for many of its products, the rate at which it introduced replacement...
Dates: 1950-2005, undated

Lt. Walter and Pauline Wilson WWII Letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/296
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence and other ephemera exchanged by a husband and wife - Walter and Polly - during World War 2.

Dates: 1940-1946, undated

Winifred R. Tilden papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 10/7/11
Scope and Content

The collection (1891-2010, undated) contains biographical information and material associated with Tilden’s career at Iowa State College (University). The biographical information includes newspaper clippings, family photos, and writings about her life and accomplishments. The collection also contains correspondence, photographs and documentation from her time in France, WOI radio scripts, and writings by Tilden.

Dates: 1891-2010, undated

Wise Burroughs papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/11/54
Scope and Content

This collection (1911-1994, undated) contains the papers of Dr. Wise Burroughs. The papers consist of biographical information, research materials, patent applications, publications and presentations. The collection also includes correspondence, court documents, and information about Dawe’s Laboratories Inc., Eli Lilly and Merck pertaining to Dr. Burroughs’ research on DES (Diethylstilbestrol).

Dates: 1911-1994, undated

Wolodymyr R. Madych papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 13/14/61
Scope and Content

This collection (1944-1984, undated) includes the biographical information and publications of Wolodymyr Madych.

Dates: 1944-1984, undated

Woman Suffrage collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0471
Scope and Content This collection (1916-1919, undated) contains materials related to the woman suffrage movement in Iowa and the United States. It includes printed material supporting the equal suffrage amendment on the ballot in the June 1916 Iowa primary election, blank enrollment cards for the Iowa Equal Suffrage Association and the Boone County (Iowa) Suffrage Association, a 1919 newspaper article from the New York Sun, and postcards of Elizabeth Cady Stanton. ...
Dates: 1912-1919, undated

Women, Food and Agriculture Network collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0534
Scope and Content

This collection (2010) consists of a few flyers, brochures and a newsletter.

Dates: 2010

Women in Chemistry Oral History Project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0650
Scope and Content This collection, organized alphabetically by name, contains biographical information, photographs, published material, and oral history interview transcripts. Some transcripts are unavailable due to their being revised. Additional transcripts will be added continuously. The master audio cassettes of each interview are restricted. Reference copies are available for researchers, please contact the Curator, Archives of Women in Science and Engineering. ...
Dates: 2001-2002

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