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Journalists--Iowa

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

American Association of Veterinary State Boards records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029996331]
Identifier: MS-0402
Scope and Content

The collection (1958-1986) contains annual meeting minutes, a committees list, correspondence, legislation and regulations information, and writings.

Dates: 1958-1986

Bess and Fred E. Ferguson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/13/52
Abstract Elizabeth "Bess" Storm Ferguson, a 1921 graduate of Iowa State, was a homemaker and journalist. Her husband, Fred, who was a 1922 graduate of Iowa State, was Publications Editor (1924-1953) for Iowa State College (University) and the Iowa Agricultural Experiment Station. This collection includes the papers of both Bess and Fred Ferguson and contains biographical information, personal and professional correspondence, professional writings, and farm records. Bess's professional works focus...
Dates: 1887-1986, undated

Clifford Henry Millen papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029517244]
Identifier: MS-0193
Scope and Content This collection (1920-1971, undated) contains materials documenting Millen’s life and career including photographs, news clippings, articles, correspondence, speeches, legislative materials and awards. The collection primarily documents Millen's professional career as a political reporter, but also contains materials related to his nonprofessional life. The newspaper clippings contain articles about Millen (awards, his work, his obituary) and about his wife, Pauline...
Dates: 1920-1971, undated

Farmers and Ranchers Midwest Political Action Committee records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029517236]
Identifier: MS-0192
Abstract The Farmers and Ranchers Midwest Political Action Committee (Farm Pac), a bi-partisan farmers' political action committee, was formed in 1978. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, the organization was dedicated to serving farmers across the Midwest and supported free enterprise, the market system, elimination of monopolistic practices of labor and business, limiting the role of government, and strengthening the family farm. Its primary activity was to raise money for candidates the organization...
Dates: 1978-1980, undated

Fleeta Brownell Woodroffe papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0406
Scope and Content This collection (1940-1990, undated) contains biographical information, photographs, and copies of garden articles written by Fleeta B. Woodroffe from her time as a columnist for the Des Moines Register and writer for Better Homes and Gardens. The articles consist of photocopies of over 40 years of published materials, mostly “Your Garden” and “Gardens” columns that originally appeared in the Des...
Dates: 1940-1990, undated

James V. Risser papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0438
Scope and Content

The collection (1963-1983, undated) contains trial documents, copies of laws and regulations, correspondence, articles, news clippings, court documents and Risser's notes and rough drafts related to his Pulitzer Prize winning articles. Also included are some copies of the prize winning articles. Most of the collection consists of Risser's research materials of the grain inspection scandals, but also includes material from his research on farming and the environment.

Dates: 1963-1983, undated

Oster Communications records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0296
Abstract Iowa State graduate (1961) Merrill Oster founded numerous financial information service firms including Oster Communications, a financial publishing firm, and Oster Partners, a real estate development firm. Both are based in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Oster Communications, Inc. is an international company founded in 1969 which provides financial and futures market information to businesses worldwide. This collection contains files pertaining to Oster Communications, Inc. and its subsidiary companies...
Dates: 1971-2004, undated

Raymond F. Anderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0061
Scope and Content This collection (1915-1966, undated) contains newspaper articles, correspondence and scrapbooks. The majority of the collection consists of newspaper articles and feature stories written about and by Ray Anderson. These articles mainly concern his accomplishments and contributions to his field and some are pieces of his work. The collection also includes correspondence and forms regarding Ray Anderson’s nomination for an Honorary Doctor Degree from New Mexico State University. In addition,...
Dates: 1915-1966, undated

Rodney T. Fox papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030034825]
Identifier: RS 13/13/57
Scope and Content

This collection (1945-1992, undated) contains biographical information and lecture notes for a class taught by Fox on the history of American journalism. The biographical information contains newspaper clippings, Iowa State faculty information, and his obituary. The lecture notes offer insight into his light-hearted, but knowledgeable approach to teaching that made him popular with his students and respected by his peers.

Dates: 1945-1992, undated

Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi. Iowa State University Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/5/0/15
Scope and Content This collection (1913-1980) contains news clippings, activity reports, Gridiron Dinner programs, and correspondence. Also included are directories and scholarship information pertaining to Iowa State University's Sigma Delta Chi chapter. A highlight of the collection is a letter typed and signed by a member: Henry C. Wallace, a former member who graduated from Iowa State College (University) in 1893, started the Farm and Dairy newspaper (later to become the Wallace's Farmer) and served as...
Dates: 1913-1980