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Iowa State University Political Demonstrations collection

 Record Group
Identifier: RS 0/12/0

Students at Iowa State University experienced their first riot in 1891 when tensions escalated between fraternity and non-affiliated students. The tensions continued through the 1920s and beyond, and the folders contain information on some of the riots and unrest at Iowa State University. This collection (1924-2001) includes news clippings related to political demonstrations on the ISU campus, as well as riots, bombings, and similar events.

Dates: 1924-2001

Sesquicentennial Celebration Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 0/11/8
Abstract Iowa State University, founded on March 22, 1858, marked the sesquicentennial anniversary (150th year) of its founding with a year-long, university-wide celebration. Starting with kick-off events held during VEISHEA 2007, the celebration continued throughout the following twelve months, culminating with concluding ceremonies held during VEISHEA 2008. The collection (2004-2009, undated) includes committee minutes, correspondence, artifacts, printed materials, news clippings, posters, and...
Dates: 2004-2009, undated