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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 357 Collections and/or Records:

John Jay Chapman correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029523101]
Identifier: MS-0244
Abstract

John Jay Chapman was an American author, poet, and political crusader in the late 1800s and early 1900s. His subject matter was varied, ranging from political and literary commentary to several children's plays. This collection contains biographical information from two separate publications. Both detail his personal and professional life. Also included is a letter from Chapman to his friend, Arthur M. Huntington.

Dates: 1932, undated

John L. Cleasby papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 11/5/53
Scope and Content

The collection (1950-2011, undated) contains biographical information, research papers, book chapters, presentations, and awards. The majority of the collection is made up of refereed publications, non-refereed publications, and presentation outlines and notes related to Cleasby's work on filtration methods of water and wastewater. Additional folders contain news clippings and letters from students.

Dates: 1950-2011, undated

John M. Bremner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/59
Scope and Content The collection (1946-2008, undated) consists of biographical information, publications, and records of research projects completed by John M. Bremner. Biographical information consists of news clippings regarding his works, awards, and retirement; a list of honors and awards; curriculum vitae; photographs; and awards nominations and programs. A memorial symposium was held in Bremner’s honor in 2008 and a file containing the speeches and presentations given at that symposium offers a thorough...
Dates: 1946-2008, undated

John M. Dobson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 6/1/52
Scope and Content This collection (1972-1999) contains materials mostly related to Dr. Dobson’s years as Associate Vice Provost. The collection includes correspondence, reports, and general information on the Ames Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, the ISU Bioethics Institute, the Center for Transportation Research and Education at ISU, the Iowa Department of Transportation, conflict of interest policies and issues, and other topics related to activities of the ISU Graduate College. The collection...
Dates: 1972-1999

John R. Clem papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 17/1/52
Scope and Content This collection (1938 — 2003, undated) contains the publications, research, educational courses, biographical information, and seminars of John Clem. The research notes contain data from his notebooks on superconductors, high temperature/high energy particles, phonon and electron interaction as well as research on superconductivity. This collection contains his class notes from when he attended university classes at the University of Illinois. The collection includes materials from courses...
Dates: 1938 — 2003, undated

John Stevenson Murray papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0154
Abstract

John Stevenson Murray, State Republican Senator of Iowa, represented district twenty-one for ten years in the Iowa General Assembly (1973-1983). The collection contains correspondence, reports, committee files, speeches, legislation, tax information, appropriation files, news clippings and subject files related to his time as a legislator. The bulk of the collection is correspondence, committee files, and documents related to tax issues.

Dates: 1971-1983, undated

John T. Schlebecker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/12/24
Abstract

John T. Schlebecker was an agricultural historian forcusing on 18th century American Agricultural history who was a professor in the Iowa State University History Department (1956-1965), and later became Curator of Agriculture and Forest Production at the Smithsonian Institution (1965-1985). This collection includes biographical material, correspondence, files on grant applications and agricultural history organizations, and typescripts of publications.

Dates: 1930-1991, undated

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

Joy Ringham Munn papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 5/6/51
Scope and Content

This collection consists of photocopies of correspondence, newsletters, program guides, and a scrapbook, which document Joy Ringham Munn's tenure as host (1951-1953) of the WOI Television Program, "The Magic Window."

Dates: 1951-1953

Julian C. Schilletter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 7/4/12
Scope and Content

This collection (1904-2002, undated) contains correspondence, interviews, speeches, lecture notes, research materials, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Much of the material relates to Dr. Schilletter’s work as a faculty member in the Horticulture Department and as Director of Residence at Iowa State University.

Dates: 1904-2002,undated

Karl A. Gschneidner papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 11/12/52
Scope and Content The collection (1946-2011, undated) consists of biographical information, publications, correspondence. The biographical information includes copies of Gschneidner’s curriculum vitas and documents regarding awards and honors he has received. His research publications focus on the physical metallurgy of rare-earth metals, alloy theory, phase formation studies, thermal and electrical behavior of rare-earth materials, and magnetic refrigeration. Correspondence includes writings to fellow...
Dates: 1946-2011, undated

Kathleen M. Desmond Trahanovsky Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 13/6/58
Scope and Content

This collection (1942-1990) contains correspondence, surveys, reports, newsletters, agendas, and printed materials regarding Trahanovsky’s work at Iowa State University. The papers also include materials regarding her involvement with the American Chemical Society, Iota Sigma Pi, Science Bound, and other professional organizations.

Dates: 1942-2006

Kathryn Eames papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/23/52
Scope and Content

The collection (1941-1998) contains documents relating to Ms. Eames’ acting career including correspondence, scripts, memorabilia, photographs, manuscripts, and scrapbooks. The collection also contains biographical information. Of note there are several letters to her from Groucho Marx.

Dates: 1941-1998, undated

Keith A. McNurlen papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-0028
Scope and Content The collection (1957-1973, undated) contains correspondence, speeches, notes, photographs, periodicals, newsletters, pamphlets, and clippings. The correspondence focuses on McNurlen's conservation work and correspondents include Iowa Governors Harold Hughes and Robert Ray, and U.S. elected officials James Eastland, William Proxmire and Neal Smith. The remainder of the collection consists of printed materials that relate to conservation and the Izaak Walton League, including news clippings...
Dates: 1957-1973, undated

Keith K. Ketcham papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 5/6/15
Scope and Content

The collection (1960-1987) Includes the important correspondence of Keith Ketcham during his nearly-ten-years as the General Manager of WOI Radio/TV as well as administrative documents from this period of his career.

Dates: 1960-1987

Keith Myers papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/50
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Keith Myers work on eradicating hog cholera.

Dates: 1953-1991, undated

Kenneth A. Dahlberg papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0560
Scope and Content

This collection (1980-1987, undated) contains materials related to Dahlberg’s National Science Foundation grant-funded Ethics and Values In Science and Technology (EVIST) project and its related publication, New Directions for Agriculture and Agricultural Research (1986). It includes correspondence, draft copies of chapters, meeting notes and minutes, news clippings, project reports, and materials related to the publication process.

Dates: 1980-1988, undated

Kenneth F. Dunker papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 11/5/56
Abstract Kenneth Dunker (1942- ) worked as a professor (1974-1978, 1979-1999) at Iowa State University in the Departments of Architecture and Civil and Construction Engineering. He researched the strength of highway bridges and taught courses on a variety of different types of materials used in engineering. Along with his colleague, Professor Shao, he was one of the first to make computer drawings and they won various international awards for this accomplishment. This collection contains some of the...
Dates: 1970-2013, undated

KURE Records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/9/5
Scope and Content The collection (1949-2012) contains information related to the history of student-run radio at Iowa State University, incorporating documents from radio stations KMRA, KMRI, KISU, KPGY, KUSR and KURE. The collection consists of correspondence, program schedules, FCC paperwork, program logs, news clippings, and staff lists. Also in the collection are records relating to the radio stations’ Board of Directors, including meeting agendas and correspondence. In addition, the records include...
Dates: 1949-2012

Lamar R. Guernsey papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029569310]
Identifier: MS-0354
Scope and Content This collection (1917-2007, undated) contains correspondence of Lamar R. Guernsey shortly before and during his service in the U.S. Army during World War I. Guernsey's two main correspondents are his parents in Marshalltown, Iowa, and Evelyn "Betty" Thompson, a friend who attended Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, and later was a school teacher in Palo, Iowa. Guernsey often asked about friends and family back home and shared with his parents what he could about...
Dates: 1917-2007, undated

Lane Edwin McPhee World War II Letters

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/294
Scope and Content

This collection consists of correspondence sent from Lane to his family during his service in the Air Force in WWII. In addition, the collection includes a program from Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanics from McPhee's December 17, 1949 graduation where McPhee graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Education.

Dates: 1941-1949; undated

Le Roy S. (Le Roy Stanton) Burroughs papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0223
Scope and Content

The collection (1889-1974) primarily contains material from Burroughs’ work at St. John’s Church and other professional activities, but also includes records and photographs from Burroughs’ family, childhood and schooling. The records include biographical materials, work from his grade school through seminary education, personal and professional correspondence, reference material, photographs, and a variety of his writings including articles, sermons, and diaries.

Dates: 1889-1974, undated

Leonard F. Kellogg papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/14/51
Scope and Content This collection (1923-1990, undated) includes official, personal, and professional correspondence; course notes and syllabi; notes from faculty meetings; conference programs; correspondence and publications related to the Society of American Foresters; various research files on forestry subjects such as flood control, erosion prevention, lumber grading, disease prevention and characteristics on various species of trees; research on various regions, including the Ohio River Basin, the...
Dates: 1923-1990, undated

LeRoy "Cap" Timm papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 24/3/11
Abstract LeRoy "Cap" Timm came to Iowa State College (University) as a Professor of Education and an assistant football coach in 1934. He was also an assistant basketball coach and junior varsity baseball coach. Timm was best known as Iowa State's head baseball coach from 1937-1974. He led the Cyclones to three Big 8 titles, two College World Series appearances, and was named NCAA Baseball Coach of the Year once (1957) and Big 8 Coach of the Year twice (1957, 1970). Iowa State's baseball facility was...
Dates: 1930s-1987, undated

LeRoy Getting papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 21/7/115
Abstract

LeRoy Getting was an Iowa politician and farm leader. He served as a State Senator (1959-1963) in the Iowa General Assembly and as Director (1946-1958) of the Iowa Farm Bureau. This collection documents Getting’s work in Republican Party politics, farm policy, and international trade. Files related to two agricultural trade missions to Europe are included in this collection.

Dates: 1947-1965

Leroy S. Miller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0009
Scope and Content Although he was elected to the State House in 1962, the Leroy S. Miller papers include very little material relating to his first two-year term. The bulk of his papers, however, include correspondence, research material, newspaper clippings, and weekly news releases concerning Miller's last six years in the legislature. The correspondence arranged topically rather than chronologically, serves as a source for Representative Miller's views on the issues. In part, the research materials are...
Dates: 1959-1970, undated

Liaison Advisory Committee on Transfer Students (LACTS) records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 1/4/4
Abstract The Liaison Advisory Committee on Transfer Students (LACTS), composed of representatives from Iowa’s community colleges and public universities, was formed in 1972. LACTS helps students with transfer credit policies, and they create specific agreements between institutions of higher education to coordinate how the credits are accepted to meet degree requirements. This collection (1972-2009) contains agendas of meetings, correspondence between Iowa community colleges, LACTS meeting minutes,...
Dates: 1972-2009

Louis Bevier Spinney papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/20/15
Abstract Louis Bevier Spinney earned a B.M.E. (Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering; 1892) and a B.S. (1893) in electrical engineering from Iowa State College. He served as Instructor (1893-1894) of Physics and Mechanical Engineering at Iowa State College before spending several years in Europe studying. Spinney returned to Iowa State in 1896 and as Assistant Professor of Physics and became head of the Department of Physics and Electrical Engineering in 1897. Spinney retired in 1942. This collection...
Dates: 1891-1951, undated

Louis Hermann Pammel papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 13/5/13
Scope and Content The collection (1856-2011) contains Pammel’s speeches and publications, information regarding his research in botany, and documents relating to Iowa State College (University) and his personal life. The papers also contain correspondence with editors, other scientists, and faculty members and students of Iowa State, including George Washington Carver, J.C. Arthur, Charles E. Bessey, and Henry A. Wallace. In addition, the collection includes information regarding Pammel’s work with State...
Dates: 1856-2011

Louis M. Thompson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/58
Scope and Content The collection (1925-2009, undated) contains material related to Dr. Thompson's professional career. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, news clippings, documentation of awards and certificates, published papers, conference proceedings, and Center for Agricultural and Economic Development (CAED) reports. The published papers and articles document Dr. Thompson's research on the effects of climate on crop production and his research on agricultural and economic...
Dates: 1925-2009, undated