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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew D. Severe papers

Identifier: MS-0700
Abstract A.D. Severe (1885-1940) was a well-known Poland-China hog breeder who lived primarily in Wright County, Iowa. His reputation for his breeding skills brought farmers from all over the country to his hog sales and auctions. This collection consists of sales catalogs, auction sale property listings, as well as farm journals and land deeds from throughout his career. There are also a few miscellaneous items such as a ration book from World War II and an unopened pack of cards from the Farmers’...
Dates: 1909-1973, undated

Darlene Hudek and Lucy Rittgers Agricultural Publications collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0374
Scope and Content

This collection (1868-1962, undated) contains publications, catalogs, reports and news clippings about various agricultural topics. The collection contains a wide variety of publications related to agriculture. Topics include farm machinery, implements and supplies; crops and gardens; livestock; Iowa State Fair; DeWitt (Iowa) Fair; and Iowa tourism, legislation and entertainment.

Dates: 1868-1962, undated

Howard Healy Steam Traction Engines collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0442
Scope and Content This collection (1889-1988) contains steam traction engine catalogs, publications, booklets, pamphlets, and newspaper clippings, magazines, postcards, and photographs. The majority of the collection consists of machinery catalogs created by manufacturers such as A. D. Baker, J. I. Case, Reeves, Rumely and Gaar-Scott. The collection also contains a number of newsletters and booklets produced by clubs and associations such as the Midwest Old Settlers and Threshers, the National Threshers...
Dates: 1889-1988

Lawrence H. Skromme agricultural machinery literature collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/227
Scope and Content

The collection (1838-1999) contains catalogs, price lists, and other ephemera relating to agricultural implements and machinery. The collection is primarily composed of catalogs and advertisement cards; there are no owners or instruction manuals. The bulk of the collection is from the last half of the 19th century and the early part of the 20th century and contains published materials from dozens of implement manufacturing companies.

Dates: 1838-1999

Timothy Langdon Andrews papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030012078]
Identifier: MS-0623
Abstract Botanist Timothy Langdon Andrews collected plants throughout his travels to Samoa, Panama, Monterey, and the United States. Andrews lived in various places throughout the United States. He lived in Iowa from 1869 to 1874 and from 1893 until his death in 1908. This collection contains listings and catalogs of plants from Europe; Connecticut; Louisiana; Wichita, Kansas and Clarksville, Tennessee; and a catalog of plants for exchange to Budapest, Hungary. Also included is a news clipping about...
Dates: 1883-1908, undated