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Agriculturists--Iowa

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

American College of Theriogenologists records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030000636]
Identifier: MS-0465
Scope and Content

This collection consists of one bound volume of photoduplicated materials, compiled by Dr. David E. Bartlett. The volume contains copies of correspondence, constitution and by-laws of the American Veterinary College of Animal Reproduction; and the constitution and by-laws of The American College of Theriogenologists.

Dates: 1933-1985

Carroll Paton Wilsie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/9/56
Abstract C. P. Wilsie was a professor of agronomy at Iowa State University from 1937 until his death in 1969. His research interests were primarily in the genetics, breeding, and production of grasses and forage legumes such as alfalfa. These papers include biographical information, professional correspondence, and research materials. The correspondence includes letters from others on campus and at the Experiment Station, researchers and administrators within the USDA, local farmers, and seed...
Dates: 1925-1971

Dean Richard Yoesting papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/71
Scope and Content

The collection (1967-1976, undated) contains biographical information and published works. The publications focus on Yoesting's research on outdoor recreational facilities and activities in Iowa and the Midwest.

Dates: 1967-1976, undated

Ernest W. Lindstrom papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/15/11
Scope and Content

This collection (1917-1965, undated) contains biographical information, general correspondence, correspondence regarding a maize (corn) museum, research notebooks, corn embryo longevity research data and summaries, and published as well as unpublished writings. Writings are available individually or collected in two bound volumes located in the collection.

Dates: 1917-1965, 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

Jessie Field Shambaugh papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 16/3/60
Scope and Content

The Shambaugh Papers consist mainly of information written about Jessie Field Shambaugh and her pioneering efforts to create the 4-H movement. There is a cassette tape of a slide presentation entitled, “Jessie Field, Mother of 4-H,” two additional cassette tapes of a speech and interview with Shambaugh, photographs of Shambaugh as well as photographs of a watch given to her in 1911, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1901-1998, undated

Norman E. Borlaug papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0467
Scope and Content This collection (1886-2009, undated) consists primarily of Dr. Borlaug’s correspondence files, which include paper records as well as some photographs. These papers include materials from six continents, relating to the Rockefeller Foundation, the Ford Foundation, Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trago (CIMMYT), Instituto Nacional de Investagaciones Agricolas (INIA), Central Institute for Agrochemical Support of Agriculture (CINAO), several U. S. universities, the Crop Quality...
Dates: 1886-2009, undated

Roswell Garst papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/12
Scope and Content The collection (1919-2005) contains biographical material, correspondence, news clippings, articles, and documents pertaining to his company and farms. Also includes correspondence, photographs, gifts, news clippings, and publications relating to Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev's 1959 visit to the Garst home in Coon Rapids, Iowa, as well as documents concerning trade transactions with the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. In addition, correspondence with J.F. Kennedy, Henry A. Wallace,...
Dates: 1919-2005, undated

William Henry Stevenson papers

 Collection
Identifier: RS 9/9/12
Scope and Content The collection (1895-1966, undated) contains biographical information, building contracts and specifications, correspondence, photographs, and publications of William Henry Stevenson. Biographical information consists of alumni and faculty information forms, certificates, news clippings, photographs, and press releases. The file also contains a program from the University of Illinois Alethenai and Philomathean Literary Society of which Stevenson’s wife, Rosalthea “Daisy” Scott, was a...
Dates: 1895-1966, undated