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Agriculturists--United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles F. Curtiss papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/1/12
Abstract Charles F. Curtiss (1863-1947) served as the first Dean (1902-1932) of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. A graduate of Iowa State, Curtiss was a respected livestock breeder and agriculturist. During his tenure at Iowa State, Curtiss was instrumental in developing the four-year curriculum in agriculture. He helped develop the Departments of Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Journalism and played an integral role in the start of the extension...
Dates: 1885-2009, undated

George Washington Carver collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/2
Scope and Content The collection (1893-2011) contains biographical material, information about Carver’s birthplace monument, correspondence, information about Iowa State University, newsclippings, oral history interviews, publications by Carver, published materials about Carver, research and product development, and information about the Tuskegee Institute (University). The biographical material consists of short biographies, census material, lists of...
Dates: 1893-2011

Henry A. Wallace collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/5
Scope and Content This collection (1910-2007) contains publications by and about Henry A. Wallace; reminiscences of him by fellow students and agriculturalists; some correspondence (mainly after his retirement); newspaper articles concerning his life, his work both for the federal government and after his retirement, and memorials to him after his death; photographs; published and unpublished historical papers relating to his significance; a transcript of an oral history; and miscellaneous documents detailing...
Dates: 1910-2007

James A. “Tama” Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/1/11
Scope and Content The collection (1887-1986) contains biographical material, letter press books of private correspondence, addresses, articles, transcripts and tapes of interviews with people who knew Tama Jim, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and genealogical material. Correspondence includes letters of recommendation, letters regarding appointments, and letters containing Wilson's opinions regarding professional matters. The letters span Tama Jim's sixteen years as secretary of agriculture. Private...
Dates: 1887-1986