Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
This collection consists of material related to the Department of Zoology and Genetics. Records include biographical files, administrative records, and faculty papers.
This collection (1915-1982) contains biographical information, a bibliography of Gowen’s writings, and materials on graduate genetics courses dealing with irradiation, serological genetics, human inheritance, and sex ratios and sex determination. Reference materials are also included, documenting silkworms, gene crossing, radiobiology, bird and animal antigens, and mutation rates in bacteria.
Peter A. Peterson began as a geneticist and professor at Iowa State University in 1956. His research included genetics, genomes, cytogenetics, plant breeding, and maize. This collection contains biographical information, academic papers, course materials, and other materials related to his career at Iowa State.