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Iowa State University--Faculty

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Iowa State University. Women's Club records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 20/2/3
Scope and Content

The collection (1897-2013, undated) consists of materials relating to the business operations of the club, the various divisions and committees within the club. The records include newspaper clippings, treasurer reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, flyers, reports, and Historian's Books. Also included in the collection is the ISU Women's Club history, "Keepsakes" (1997).

Dates: 1897-2013, undated

Jane Smiley papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/10/58
Scope and Content

This collection (1981-2012) consists of news clippings about Jane Smiley, an article she wrote for the New York Times, her Iowa State University personnel file, a list of her publications, and a copy of her curriculum vitae from the 1980s.

Dates: 1981-2012

Joe P. Colletti papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/17/51
Scope and Content

The collection (1984-2008) consists of biographical information, published articles, and research proposals relating to the career of Joe P. Colletti, Associate Professor in the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management at Iowa State University. The papers and research proposals cover topics on agroforestry, riparian buffer strips, erosion control, and biomass energy systems.

Dates: 1984-2008

John D. "Jack" Shelley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/13/55
Scope and Content The materials from Shelley’s time as a war correspondent in World War II comprise the majority of this collection. It includes biographical information and personal memorabilia from his travels as a war correspondent, radio broadcast scripts, war documents, cablegrams, news releases and clippings, personal accounts and reports of events witnessed, family correspondence, photographs, and audio recordings on reel to reel, cassette tape, and VHS video tape. Audio reel to reel tapes...
Dates: 1944-2011, undated

Kathleen K. Hickok papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/10/60

Kathleen K. Hickok was a professor of English and Women’s Studies at Iowa State University. The main focus of her studies was women’s literature, mostly from the 19th and 20th centuries. Her scholarship also touched upon gender studies, lesbian studies, and multicultural women’s writing. This collection includes notes from the many classes that she taught, several essays and encyclopedia entries that she authored, and papers that she presented at conferences.

Dates: 1971-2013, undated

L. H. (Lois Hattery) Tiffany papers

Identifier: RS 13/5/20
Scope and Content The collection (1940-2010, undated) contains Tiffany's professional papers. Starting with her own course notes and dissertation research, the collection spans her entire professional career. The collection contains field notes, conference proceedings, academic writings, departmental committee minutes, and many notes and photographs used in her teaching career. The papers also include notes from Tiffany's many professional organizations, records from her long tenure...
Dates: 1940-2010, undated

Leo Charles Peters papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/10/51
Abstract Leo Charles Peters was a Professor of Mechanical Engineering (1961-1996) at Iowa State University. He received his B.S. (1953) in Agricultural Engineering from Kansas State University and both his M.S. (1963) in Mechanical Engineering and his Ph.D. (1967) in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Mechanics from Iowa State University. Peters worked at John Deere Waterloo Tractor Works for much of the 1950s. At Iowa State University, Peters advised and helped found a student branch of the...
Dates: 1949-2002, undated

Lyle Vernon Archie Sendlein papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/8/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1969-1977) contains biographical information, news clippings, and research publications of Sendlein while he was on staff at Iowa State University. Included in the reports is an assessment of the Nishnabotna Drainage Basin in southwestern Iowa and a final report on regulations for the placement of sanitary landfills in Iowa, a project supported by the Iowa State Water Resources Research Institute.

Dates: 1969-1977

Mary E. Atherly papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 5/8/51
Scope and Content This collection (1897-2009, undated) contains articles and news clippings, correspondence, oral history interviews, photographs, and reports compiled by Mary Atherly primarily focusing on the Iowa State University Farm House and the President’s home, the Knoll. The materials in the collection related to the Farm House were used as sources for the book she wrote on the building’s history. These materials include articles and news clippings, biographical information...
Dates: 1897-2009, undated

Mary H. Yearns papers

Identifier: RS 12/4/57
Scope and Content The collection (1972-2005) contains biographical information and materials related to the Modest Home Makeover Program (MHM) including evaluations, annual reports, teaching guides, county and family information, plans, slides, photographs, newspaper clippings, and resources. Families interested in the MHM entered into an agreement with the ISU Extension Service to consult and offer in-home assistance for planning updates to rooms in the family's homes. A county...
Dates: 1973-2005

Pearl Pauline Swanson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030118263]
Identifier: RS 9/2/51
Scope and Content This collection (1929-1980, n. d.) contains biographical information and articles written by Pearl Swanson. This biographical information includes Swanson’s curriculum vita, memorials, and news clippings The subjects of the publications include the effects of the lack inorganic salt, research in home economics, the health of older women, and specific vitamins needed in the diet. The collection also contains information regarding Pearl Swanson’s Borden Award and her election as a Fellow of...
Dates: 1929-1980, undated

Richard B. Hall papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/17/52
Scope and Content

The collection (1976-2001) primarily consists of published articles and research proposals of Richard B. Hall, Professor of Forestry in the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management at Iowa State University. The collection also includes biographical information and an annual report for the Breeding Alnus for Intensive Culture of Biomass for Energy Project, sponsored by Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States Department of Energy.

Dates: 1976-2001

Richard C. Gustafson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/10/53
Abstract Richard C. Gustafson was an author and professor of English at Iowa State University. He was an accomplished writer, essayist, and songwriter, but his main emphasis was in poetry. He was mainly interested in poetry, and published various poems in creative writing journals and periodicals. He served as editor (1964-1977) of the journal Poet and Critic. This collection contains various poems, essays, song lyrics, articles, scripts, and plays written by...
Dates: 1960-1978, undated

Robert L. Skinner papers

Identifier: RS 9/8/51
Scope and Content

The collection (1955-2004, undated) contains biographical information, copies of the Iowa Seed Association Bulletin, and contents of a binder from the E.A. Milligan and Son Feed and Supply Company. The binder contents include product information about various brands of feed, fertilizer, equipment, and other products sold by the firm. It also contains monthly newsletters to customers, customer testimonials, and internal communications to sales agents.

Dates: 1955-2004, undated

Rosalie Jean Amos papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 12/7/22
Scope and Content This collection (1949-1992, undated) contains biographical information, meeting minutes, agendas, correspondence, news articles and publications. Included in this collection are files regarding student teaching such as handbooks, competency evaluation forms, cooperating teacher lists, and meeting materials. The collection also includes files related to the Faculty Advisory Board, the Development Advisory Team, and the World Food Institute. Biographical information such as copies of resumes...
Dates: 1949-1992, undated

Ruth Bowman Swenson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/1/51
Scope and Content This collection (1924-2005) primarily documents Swenson’s career as an administrator at Iowa State University, however some of her scientific work is included. In an administrative Swenson championed many causes, as evidenced by her membership in numerous organizations. Perhaps most important is how she successfully advocated science as a career for women. Swenson’s papers depict a career oriented, active, and involved woman. For the most part, the collection deals with her public and...
Dates: 1924-2005

Stanley R. Johnson papers

Identifier: RS 16/1/16
Abstract Stanley R. Johnson (1938- ) (economist) received a B.A. (1961) in Agricultural Economics from Western Illinois University, a M.S. (1962) in Agricultural Economics from Texas Technological College, and a Ph.D. (1966) from Texas A&M University. At Iowa State, he was a Professor of Economics (1985-1996), Director of the Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) (1985-1996), and Vice Provost for University Extension (1996-2005). The collection contains correspondence, project...
Dates: 1983-1997

Walter Albin Lunden papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/30/52
Scope and Content The collection (1947-1986, undated) contains biographical information and materials written by Professor Walter A. Lunden. The printed materials include articles and reports authored by Lunden, many of which are concerned with the criminal justice system in Iowa. Several reports prepared for government agencies are also included in the collection including a report of the Governor's Committee on Penal Affairs and a report Lunden prepared for the Des Moines, Iowa, Police Department. Many of...
Dates: 1947-1986, undated

Willet Beavers papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/20/57
Scope and Content

This collection (1965-1985, undated) contains biographical information, research papers, notes, and related correspondence. The research papers consist of copies of articles submitted for publication and most of the files also contain related notes and correspondence with publishers. Topics include photoelectric lunar occultation observations, radial velocity studies, and spectroscopic binary observations.

Dates: 1965-1985, undated

William L. Franklin papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030121101]
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