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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. 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

Women in Communications, Inc. Ames Professional Chapter (Iowa) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0035
Scope and Content The collection (1917-1980, undated) contains minutes, correspondence, newsletters, financial records, directories, annual reports, membership information, scrapbooks, news clippings, year-end activity reports, the Ames Professional Club's charter, the Omicron Chapter's petition to organize a chapter, and a few materials from the national organization (constitution, by-laws, reports, directories, correspondence, newsletters). The collection includes materials from the Ames Professional...
Dates: 1917-1980, undated

Women In Science and Engineering Oral History Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0379
Dates: 1997-2004

Women Involved in Farm Economics records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0317
Scope and Content

This collection (1984-1986, undated) includes a flyer describing the accomplishments of WIFE and a newspaper clipping discussing the group's activities. The remainder of the collection consists of seven issues of WIFE Line, the organization's newsletter, which details meetings and projects.

Dates: 1984-1986, undated

Women's Helpful Birthday Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0201
Abstract The Women's Helpful Birthday Club was begun in Ames in 1904 by Rena Mather as a social club for the women in her neighborhood. The club was to meet in the homes of members on dates near their birthdays. In 1979 it was decided that the club would continue only as a social group without officers or dues, and eventually the club ceased to exist. This collection includes the constitution, bylaws, standing rules, news clippings, report, history, and ledgers of the Women's Helpful Birthday...
Dates: 1925-1979, undated

Woodward H. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0502
Abstract Woodward Hart Brown, dedicated Iowa ornithologist, studied and wrote about the birds of Iowa and the world. Brown was also a committed member of the Iowa Ornithologists' Union for many years. This collection contains correspondence, bird reports, bird check lists, log books, maps and publications relating to ornithology. The collection documents Brown's ornithology work primarily in Iowa but also nationally and worldwide. The bulk of this collection contains bird check lists and log...
Dates: 1890-1980, undated

World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0283
Scope and Content The collection (1963-2013) contains conference proceedings, financial records, correspondence, Executive Committee materials, newsletters, handbooks, guidelines, secretary's reports, membership information, and awards materials. The conference proceedings include programs, abstracts, and volumes of Veterinary Parasitology. The Executive Committee materials generally relate to meetings and include minutes, agendas and correspondence. The award materials...
Dates: 1963-2013

World Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0281
Dates: 1970-2000

World War II Ration Memorabilia collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0388
Scope and Content This collection contains certificates and stamps which were used for the purchase of bicycles, automobiles, food, fuel oil, gasoline, rubber footwear, shoes, sugar, tires and typewriter rental. It also contains War Ration Books One through Three and Five. These books were intended primarily for use with food items. Books One and Two were distributed through public schools. Book Three was distributed through the mail. Book Four (not included in the collection) was distributed through school...
Dates: 1942-1945

World Weeds: Natural Histories and Distribution Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0645
Scope and Content

The collection contains research materials related to the creation and publication of the book World Weeds: Natural Histories and Distribution.

Dates: 1977-1997

YMCA Ames - Iowa State University

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/10/0/3
Scope and Content

The collection (1880-2007) contains mission and by-laws, history of the Iowa State chapter, correspondence, program information, financial records, printed materials, brochures, biographical information concerning YMCA personnel, newspaper clippings about YMCA activities and other sponsored programs, and the transfer of ownership of Alumni Hall (Enrollment Services Center) from the YMCA to Iowa State University.

Dates: 1880-2007

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