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Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony Melville Miller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/41
Scope and Contents

This collection (1871-1947, undated) contains the biographical information, correspondence, and professional law papers of Anthony Melville Miller.

Dates: 1871-1947, undated

Charles E. Whiting papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030017671]
Identifier: RS 1/3/53
Abstract Charles E. Whiting was a well-respected farmer and politician from Monona County, Iowa. He was the Democratic candidate for governor of Iowa in 1885 and was elected state senator in 1883. He served as a member of the Board of Trustees at Iowa State College during its early years. This collection includes correspondence about his campaign for governor and his expansive farm, speeches he wrote for his campaigns, deeds, and legal documents regarding the various land acquisitions that he made....
Dates: 1847-1915, undated

Charles K. Hamilton papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029513060]
Identifier: MS-0163
Scope and Content

This collection (1830-1925, undated) contains legal documents, real estate tax bills, household expenses, promissory notes and a ledger dealing with a farm sale.

Dates: 1830-1932, undated

Citizens Against River Pollution records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030001055]
Identifier: MS-0472
Scope and Content The collection (1987-1991, undated) contains correspondence, legal papers, and news clippings. The majority of the correspondence is with elected officials, but also includes personal and administrative correspondence. The legal papers contain CARP’s lawsuit against Iowa Beef Processors (IBP), IBP’s appeal to the Environmental Protection Commission, and a proposed amendment to IBP’s National Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit. The news clippings detail CARP’s concerns regarding the...
Dates: 1987-1991, undated

Citizens United for the Conservation of Underground Water, Inc. records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029520974]
Identifier: MS-0222
Scope and Content

The collection (1981-1988, undated) contains correspondence, legislative materials, news clippings, annual report filings, a court brief, committee materials and articles of incorporation and dissolution documents.

Dates: 1981-1988, undated

Clark Mollenhoff papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0599
Scope and Content

This collection contains Clark Mollenhoff's subject files on John Vincent Atanasoff and the J. V. Atanasoff Trial; ca. 1970's-90. Atanasoff developed a prototype of the Atanasoff Berry Computer (ABC) at Iowa State University in 1939, though a final version was never completed.

Dates: 1968-1990

Farmers’ Transmission Line Lawsuits collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0089
Scope and Content This collection (1969-1979, undated) contains documents relating to Commission hearings and court action, correspondence, lawyers notes regarding the construction of the power lines, and information about exhibits used in the court case. The collection contains information about several exhibits in the case such as: proposed routes of Iowa Power and Light Company, franchise, objectors lists, maps, request for right of eminent domain with accompanying maps of location of farms in Boone...
Dates: 1969-1979, undated

Frederick Wendell Miller papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/196
Abstract F. Wendell Miller, attorney, operated and managed his family farm operations near Rockwell City, Iowa. Wendell was also an avid traveler. Upon his death he bequeathed his estate to the University of Iowa and Iowa State University. This collection documents the operations and finances of F. Wendell Miller’s farms in incredible detail over several decades through correspondence, financial ledgers, receipts, contracts, deeds, and reports. The collection also includes materials that document...
Dates: 1885-2000, undated

Harry H. Smith papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0050
Scope and Content This collection (1962-1972) contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, maps for redistricting, reapportionment suit files, reports, and materials relating to labor organizations. The documentation relates with Smith’s work on reapportionment suites of 1965 (state), 1967 (Woodbury County), 1969-1970 (state) and 1971-1972 (state). Printed material relating to Iowa reapportionment cases including: 1965 (state), 1967 (Woodbury County), 1969-70 (state), and 1971-72 (state). ...
Dates: 1962-1972

Henry L. Hanson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0267
Scope and Content

This collection (1942-1989, undated) contains selections from the litigation files of Honeywell Incorporated relating to Honeywell Incorporated vs. Sperry Rand Corporation, Civil Action No. 4-67, Civil 138 in the U. S. District Court, District of Minnesota, Fourth Division. Among the files are correspondence, affidavits, motions, briefs, memoranda, depositions, trial transcripts, findings of fact, publications, and photographs (For the judgment, refer to files 5/3 - 5/8).

Dates: 1942-1989, undated

Iowa Citizens to Save the Ledges State Park records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0097
Scope and Content This collection (1968-1978, undated) includes correspondence, the organization's constitution, environmental impact statements, legal materials, notes, printed materials, public statements, meeting minutes, plans, reports, publicity and news releases and clippings. The collection also contains records from other organizations involved in the fight against the dam, such as the Iowa Student Public Interest Group. Most of these materials can be found in the folder of plans, reports, and...
Dates: 1968-1978, undated

Iowa State Daily records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/6/0/1
Abstract

Iowa State University's student newspaper began publication on August 7, 1890, as the Iowa State Agricultural Student. The name would eventually change to the Iowa State Daily in 1947. This collection contains clippings, written histories, promotional materials, information on lawsuits brought against the Daily, and a sampling of original issues of the paper dating from the 1890s through the 1960s.

Dates: 1890-2012, undated

Iowa State University. Graduate and Professional Student Senate records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/1/5
Abstract

The Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) represents the graduate and professional students' perspective on campus issues and serves as a liaison between graduate and professional students and the university administration. GPSS was originally organized in 1969 as the Graduate Student Senate. This collection contains bills, resolutions, agendas, meeting minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, committee materials, planning documents, and other related records.

Dates: 1965-2009, undated

Iowans for WOI-TV, Inc. records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0584
Abstract Iowans for WOI-TV, Inc., was established on June 1, 1992 by a group of predominantly Iowa citizens that opposed the Iowa Board of Regents' decision to sell the university-owned station to a commercial interest. Founders of Iowans for WOI-TV, Inc., Iowa State University Professor of Economics and Agriculture Neil E. Harl, Ames attorney Donald R. Payer, and retired Iowa State University Professor of Journalism John D. Shelley served as the group's first board of directors. WOI-TV was the first...
Dates: 1991-1994, 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

James W. Nilsson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/6/52
Scope and Content This collection (1948-1986, undated) contains biographical information, consulting materials, writings, talks, course materials, and educational films. The biographical information includes newspaper clippings, personnel forms, and writings by Nilsson. The collection also contains a number of Nilsson's writings and talks, including manuscript and typescript drafts of a number of his published textbooks. The consulting materials include case files related to...
Dates: 1948-1986, undated

John Vincent Atanasoff papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/20/51
Scope and Content Series I, Biographical records (1930-2011), contains biographical sketches and personnel records, newspaper and printed clippings, photographs and scanned image printouts, certificates, oral history interviews with Atanasoff; material from Clark Mollenhoff's book, "Atanasoff : Forgotten Father of the Computer" (1988), and other published material concerning Atanasoff, awards information, correspondence relating to computer exhibitions and the 1990...
Dates: 1925-2011, undated

McCall Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0001
Scope and Content

This collection (1816-1929, undated) documents the McCall family, their business activities, and T. C. McCall's Civil War service. The collection includes biographical information, correspondence, diaries, legal documents, business records, army records, school papers and reports, news clippings, certificates, printed material, photographs, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1816-1929, undated

Merle Hansen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0595
Scope and Content This collection (1932-1999, undated) documents the life of Merle Hansen and the activities of various farmers' organizations and pro-farm protest groups and contains correspondence, legal records, news clippings, creative works, publications, photographs, two reels of magnetic audiotape, and a small number of artifacts relating to farm protest groups and the Reverend Jesse Jackson for President Campaign. The collection also contains records of the North American Farmers Alliance including...
Dates: 1932-1999, undated

Norval J. Wardle papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/7/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1929-1985, undated) consists of Wardle’s professional career and includes cases dealing with farm implement safety and accidents, and Wardle's role in consulting or executing depositions concerning these cases. Cases dating to 1965 are included, largely dealing with individuals and major farm related corporations. The collection also includes depositions, safety manuals, handbooks, additional consultations, blueprints, and photographs.

Dates: 1929-1985, undated

Robert Mulhall papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 5/6/14
Scope and Content

This collection includes correspondence related to Robert Mulhall's work at WOI, administrative papers from Mulhall's leadership of WOI, legal documents regarding actions taken by and against WOI Radio and WOI Television, and documents related to WOI’s extensive application for special service authorization to broadcast during the night-time hours

Dates: 1939-2006

Walter Irving Griffith papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 5/6/12
Scope and Content This collection (1896-1869, undated) contains records relating to Griffith’s work on behalf of WOI Radio. The papers include documents and correspondence with Federal Communications Commission as well as the Federal Radio Commission, and legal documents from a Clear Channel court case that spanned the 1940s. In addition, the collection includes radio program scripts, listener surveys, program schedules, and documents concerning to the 6 A.M. broadcast start time. ...
Dates: 1896-1969, undated