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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 363 Collections and/or Records:

Autumn Stanley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0659
Scope and Content The Autumn Stanley Papers (1674-2004, undated; bulk 1970-2004) document her research in women's history and women in science and technology. The collection includes biographical information on Autumn Stanley, correspondence, manuscripts, and subject files. The majority of the collection relates to Stanley's book Mothers and Daughters of Invention: Notes for a Revised History of Technology, including manuscripts, research correspondence, notes, and copies of...
Dates: 1637-2004, undated (bulk 1970-2007)

Barry Company records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029265463]
Identifier: MS-0100
Scope and Content

The collection (1893-1903, undated) contains correspondence, endorsements, and a copy of the company's advertising.

Dates: 1893-1903, undated

Berkley Bedell papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/29
Abstract Berkley Warren Bedell, a native of Spirit Lake, Iowa, was a six-time Democratic Congressman (1975-1987) from Iowa's sixth district. Bedell attended Iowa State University briefly (1940-1942) before joining the United States Army (1942-1945) where he served as first lieutenant and flight trainer. In 1945, he returned to Spirit Lake and started Berkley and Company, an international fishing equipment business. In Congress, Bedell's interests included agriculture, commerce, and foreign relations....
Dates: circa 1960s-1986

Bernard Collins papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030195857]
Identifier: RS 21/7/60
Abstract Frank Bernard Collins was a farmer and pork producer near Clarion, Iowa. He served as President of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and was the first Chairman of the board governing the Iowa boar testing station. Collins was a supporter of the pork check-off program. This collection contains correspondence, published articles, speeches, newspaper clippings, and programs related to the work of F. Bernard Collins. Most of the materials document Collins’ career working in and advocating for...
Dates: 1944-1970, undated

Bertrand R. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0255
Scope and Content This collection (1927-2007, undated) contains artwork and correspondence of Bertrand R. Adams. The artwork includes pencil and ink drawings, sketches, and a cartoon drawing for a mural that was never completed. The collection also includes a number of illustrations completed during high school and for the art correspondence course he took in the 1920s. Other artwork includes Christmas cards created by Adams and his wife, Mary Adams (a well-known artist in the community), along with some of...
Dates: 1927-2007, undated

Wesley Fisher and Mary Jagger Buchele papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/7/52
Abstract Wesley Fisher Buchele was born March 18, 1920, in Cedar Vale, Kansas. He received his formal education in agricultural engineering from Kansas State University, the University of Arkansas, and Iowa State University. Buchele was a Professor (1963-1989) of agricultural engineering at Iowa State. Buchele originated several agricultural safety courses, the first of their kind in the country, and is a renowned farm safety expert. He also developed several patents, including one for the large...
Dates: 1887-2012, undated

Building Committee records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 8/6/194
Scope and Content

Contains correspondence, receipts, photographs, and a record book detailing the construction and furnishing of campus buildings.

Dates: 1866-1954

Bushrod W. Allin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0011
Scope and Content This collection (1932-1968, undated) consists principally of Allin's writings, including articles, reports, book reviews, addresses, speeches, and lectures. The bulk of these materials document the economics of U.S. agricultural policy and practice, including analyses of land-use practices, forecasts of future economic conditions, and reports on employment opportunities. The collection also contains biographical information, correspondence, Congressional testimony, and writings by others on...
Dates: 1932-1968, undated

Carol E. "Holly" Fuchs papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/24/56
Scope and Contents

This collection (1936-1968, undated) contains correspondence, course materials, articles, and studies by Carol E. Fuchs.

Dates: 1936-1968, undated

Carolyn D. Heising papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 11/9/52
Scope and Content This collection (1970-2008) contains biographical information, correspondence, research projects, class and employment information, contracting and consulting work, trips, meetings, seminars, and conferences, committee work, published materials, videotapes, audiotapes, and photographs. The collection is arranged in the following series: Biographical Information, 1984-[ongoing]; Correspondence,...
Dates: 1970-2008

Central Iowa Tillage Expo records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029521634]
Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Content

The collection (1981) contains the program for the expo, committee materials, correspondence, a news release and the treasurer’s report.

Dates: 1981

Charles Allen Black papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/62
Scope and Content

This collection (1942-2002, undated) contains photographs of students, colleagues, and research projects. The papers also include correspondence with colleagues, researchers and publishers. In addition, there are notes from courses, lectures and research. The collection also contains of biographical information and news clippings.

Dates: 1941-2002, undated

Charles B. Handy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 27/1/14
Abstract Charles B. Handy served as Iowa State's first Dean (1984-1989) of the College of Business. He retired in 1992 as Professor of Accounting after a career that spanned over 40 years of teaching and administrative service to Iowa State University. Handy was instrumental in guiding the transition of the Department of Industrial Administration as enrollment grew first into a School and then into the College of Business Administration. This collection includes administrative records that document...
Dates: 1974-2007 (bulk 1979-1989)

Charles Dana Bennett correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029521907]
Identifier: MS-0239
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence from Dana Bennett during the years 1966-1971 when he was actively soliciting for the National Safety Council. Among the correspondents are Harold Heldreth, Howard Pyle, and Charles F. Masterson.

Dates: 1966-1971

Charles Downing Pomological Variety notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0220
Scope and Content This collection (1851-1900, undated) contains Charles Downing's notes on numerous varieties of pears, plums and cherries. These include sketches of the fruit; notations on color, fruit shape, and habit; and sometimes notations on the yield of the variety in a particular year. There are also occasional news clippings and portions of letters from others scattered throughout the books; these, too, describe the characteristics of fruits. Correspondents are J. Battey, G. B. Brackett, John Milton...
Dates: 1851-1900, 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 Edwin Friley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 2/9
Abstract Charles Friley was President (1936-1953) of Iowa State College (University). In 1953, he was named President Emeritus after retirement. This collection (1925-1969, undated) includes biographical information, Friley family history, and materials relating to the operation of Iowa State College (University). The university records include addresses and speeches, committee meeting and minutes, divisional information, correspondence, budgets, enrollment reports, celebration materials for Friley's...
Dates: 1891-1969, undated

Charles F. Curtiss papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030117307]
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

Charles Henry Stange

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 14/1/13
Scope and Content

The collection contains correspondence, biographical information and memorials, publications, and addresses. The papers also include information regarding the Charles Henry Stange Award and photographs of Dr. Stange on vacation and of his friends and family.

Dates: 1908-2008

Charles Laverty papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 21/7/69
Scope and Content

This collection (1965-1974, undated) contains files relating to Charles Laverty's work on environmental issues and land use during his service in the Iowa state legislature. The materials include correspondence, minutes, reports, and background information.

Dates: 1965-1974, undated

Charles R. Sage papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 25/6/51
Scope and Content

This collection (1969-1987) contains correspondence, reports, surveys, library procedures and flow charts, computer systems information, committee meetings, minutes, and proposals that document the development of automated computer systems and online catalog systems at the Iowa State University Library.

Dates: 1969-1987

Charles S. Gwynne papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/8/12
Scope and Content

This collection (1892-1973, undated) contains biographical material, correspondence, and numerous reports on geology projects. Also included are conference material and geological photographs. In a map case are large maps and drawings of topography and geological surveys, along with road maps.

Dates: 1892-1973, undated

Chemical Engineering Wives Club records

 Record Group — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030048916]
Identifier: RS 20/2/14
Scope and Content

This collection contains the records created by the Chemical Engineering Wives club, and focus predominantly on planning various events. There are student rosters and staff listings, which the Club used to determine the level of membership for their members. There are no photographs in the collection.

Dates: 1955-1982, undated

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

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 Committee to Eliminate Litter in Iowa records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0088
Scope and Content

The collection (1956-1978, undated) contains correspondence, advertising materials, newspaper clippings, background materials, and drafts of proposed Iowa legislation.

Dates: 1956-1978, 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

Civil Engineering Surveying Summer Camp: "Camp Marston" records, 1923-2001

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/5/3
Description of Material

The sub-group includes several reports about the summer surveying camp known as Camp Marston, many of which were written by J. S. Dodds. Also among the records are brochures, correspondence, enrollment lists, a photograph album, two videotapes and a magazine article compiled about Camp Marston.

Dates: 1923-2001

Clarence H. Matterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/12/51
Scope and Contents

This collection (1928-1968, undated) contains correspondence, publications, lecture/course notes, and biographical data related to Clarence H. Matterson.

Dates: 1928-1968, undated

Clarence Richard “Dutch” Elder papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 32792030028728]
Identifier: RS 5/2/11
Scope and Content

The collection (1946-1997) consists of records documenting the 1955 visit of a Russian delegation of agriculturalists to Iowa State University. These materials comprise the bulk of the collection and include memoranda, invitations, and itineraries for farm visits. Biographical information and general professional correspondence is also included in the collection.

Dates: 1946-1997