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Iowa State University. Area and County Extension records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/6
Abstract Iowa State University Extension was founded in 1906 as the Department of Extension at Iowa State College (University). Area Extension included the administration by University Extension of county Extension offices, supervisory districts, and area offices that oversaw the work of specialists across counties. County Extension work in Iowa grew out of the county demonstration farms created during the early years of Extension. Clinton County was the first county in Iowa to hire a full-time...
Dates: undated

Iowa State University. Engineering Extension Service records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/4
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to the Engineering Extension Service. Records include news clippings, annual reports, newsletters, brochures, publications, subject files, workshops, project records, and faculty papers.

Dates: 1915-2009, undated

Iowa State University. Extension and Outreach records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/1
Abstract The Department of Extension was founded in 1906 with funding from the Iowa General Assembly with Perry G. Holden serving as its first superintendent. In 1914, the U.S. Congress passed the Smith-Lever Act, creating a nationwide system of cooperative extension services that provide outreach activities through land-grant universities. Subsequently, the Department of Extension became the Cooperative Extension Service in Agriculture and Home Economics. In 1966, University Extension was...
Dates: undated

Iowa State University. Office of Continuing Education records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/5
Scope and Content

This collection contains materials related to the Office of Continuing Education. Records include news clippings, annual reports, newsletters, brochures, course and conference attendance reports, extension courses and conferences bulletins and calendars, subject files, biographical files, and faculty papers.

Dates: undated

Iowa State University. Veterinary Medicine Extension records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/8
Scope and Content

This collection consists of materials related to Veterinary Medicine Extension. Records consist of news clippings, newsletters, brochures, publications, and biographical files.

Dates: 1916-2005

Jane Magers papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/4/52
Scope and Content

This collection (1958-2006, undated) contains articles, newspaper clippings, writings, speeches and other documents relating to the work of Jane Magers. Personal photographs, slides, videos, and correspondence are included as well as professional correspondence.

Dates: 1957-2016, undated

Maurice W. Soults papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/65
Scope and Content

The collection (1949-1972) contains correspondence relating to his work with Iowa State University Extension, as well as biographical information. The correspondence is arranged in the same order in which it was initially filed by him.

Dates: 1949-1972

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

Roger Blobaum papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/78
Scope and Contents

This collection contains papers related to Roger Blobaum's work on rural American conditions, housing, access to healthcare and transportation, as well as agriculture. Contents include reports, memos, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and publications.

Dates: 1973-2003, undated