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Genealogies (histories)

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Chester F. Randolph papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/146
Abstract Chet Randolph was a farm broadcaster, the first Executive Director of Living History Farms in Urbandale, Iowa, and served as the Executive Vice President and Director of Overseas Market Development for the American Soybean Association. This collection contains materials related to Randolph’s personal life and professional career, including correspondence, family genealogical information, records related to his work for the American Soybean Association, files on farm marketing roundtables he...
Dates: 1856-2002, undated

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

John Thomas Winborn and Winborn family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0190
Scope and Content This collection (1909-1985) includes farm and business records and two manuscripts written by members of the Winborn family. The majority of the farm records are J. T. Winborn’s ledgers from the time he began farming in 1909 until 1938, when he formed a partnership with his four older children (Everett, Lucille, Milton, and Walter). Records are kept in cloth bound books and are mostly handwritten, but also include some original receipts from transactions such as feed...
Dates: 1909-1985

Joseph Lancaster Budd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/16/13
Scope and Content

This collection contains biographical information, correspondence, articles written by Joseph Budd, a notebook documenting the Horticulture Lectures given by Professor Budd, and genealogical information about the Budd family.

Dates: 1878-1940

Nellie M. Naylor papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/6/51
Scope and Content This collection (1909-1993) documents Naylor's life personally and professionally. Especially valuable are her "Autobiographical sketch" (Box 1, Folder 2) and "Family history" (Box 1, Folder 3; her mother's family, the Gunson's, and her brother Bruce), including a genealogical chart. Her "History of the ISU Chemistry Department" (Box 1, Folder 11) provides a personal account of her teaching days as well as a rare, anecdotal glimpse of early twentieth-century Iowa State history. The...
Dates: 1909-1993

Raymond W. Cassady papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0339
Scope and Content This collection (1850-1973, undated) contains materials related to Raymond W. Cassady as well as materials on Whiting family history. Materials related to Cassady include correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper and magazine clippings, and his certificate of appointment as Iowa Secretary of Agriculture. Records and photographs related to the Walnut Ridge Stock Farm are also included. Materials on Whiting family history consist of photocopies of correspondence, transcribed journal...
Dates: 1850-1973, undated

Thomas M. Terrill papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0690
Scope and Content This collection (1871-1994, undated) contains the diaries of Thomas M. Terrill and related papers. The diaries span the years 1871 through 1912, lacking only the diary for 1883, and record Thomas's daily activities on his farm with occasional entries documenting family life. Published transcripts of the diaries completed by granddaughter Lois Terrill Mueller are included in the collection as is genealogical information on the Terrill family compiled by Audrey MacLellan, another...
Dates: 1871-1994, undated

Tilden and Brown Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0247
Scope and Content

This collection (1837-1996, undated) includes letters written between family members to and from Rochester, Vermont, China, New York, Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan, the Wisconsin Territory, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Iowa all detailing daily life and activities; some of Lydia Cooper Tilden's writings; Tilden family genealogical materials, and Farwell Tilden Brown's correspondence concerning his research into his family history.

Dates: 1837-1996, undated

United States v. John David Provoo collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030004323]
Identifier: MS-0536
Scope and Content The collection (1900-2009, undated) contains biographical information, correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and audiotapes. These materials were donated by Kenneth B. Thomson, much of them given to him by Robert B. Heer, a personal correspondent of John David Provoo. Most of the materials in the collection are related either to the Provoo family (John David and his parents and siblings) or to the trial. Biographical materials of the Provoo family include...
Dates: 1900-2009, undated

Vandervelde Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/8/6
Scope and Content This collection (1837-[ongoing]) consists of materials collected by Marjorie Vandervelde about her family, including her parents, brothers, sisters, husband, sons, and extended family. Many of these items focus on life growing up in Le Grand, Iowa at the turn of the century as the children of the local doctor. The bulk of the materials consist of writings by Marjorie Vandervelde, correspondence between family members and anecdotal family history. Also included are extensive writings,...
Dates: 1837-2009, undated