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    • Budd family

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Budd, Lancaster Joseph, 1870-1940.
    • Budd family portrait with Joseph Lancaster Budd and Sarah Breed Budd with their children, Etta May and Allen Joseph. It was at Etta May Budd's urging that George Washington Carver transfer to Iowa State from Simpson College to study agriculture. ...
    • Edgar W. Stanton

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Stanton, Edgar W., 1850-1920.
    • Portrait of Edgar W. Stanton . George Washington Carver’s professor in plane geometry. Edgar W. Stanton served Iowa State continuously from his graduation in 1872 until his death in 1920. He was made Head of the Mathematics Department in 1874,...
    • George Washington Carver

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Petersen, Christian, 1885-1961.
    • Statue of George Washington Carver by Christian Petersen, sculptor-in-residence in the late 1940's. Originally a plaster sculpture, it was given to the University and placed in Carver Hall at the dedication of the hall in 1970 by the Class of 1968....
    • George Washington Carver Graduation Photograph

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943.
    • George W. Carver I.A.C. Class '94. Taken in 1893. Graduation picture, which appeared in the 1894 Bomb [published in1893], on page facing page 34. Neg # 02364C [same picture appears in the faculty section of the 1896 Bomb, when he was Assistant...
    • Henry A. Wallace

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Wallace, Henry A., 1888-1965.
    • Graduation portrait of Henry A. Wallace. Son of Henry C. Wallace and friend of George Washington Carver. Wallace remembered Carver with appreciation: "Because of his friendship with my father and perhaps his interest in children George Carver...
    • Henry C. Wallace

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Wallace, Henry C.
    • Portrait of Henry C. Wallace. One of George Washington Carver’s professors. Henry C. Wallace graduated in 1892 from Iowa State, a degree that was begun in 1885 and then interrupted by a career in farming. He was hired as an Assistant Professor...
    • James Wilson

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943. Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 friends and colleagues
    • James Wilson "Tama Jim" 1836-1920, Director Experiment Station 1891-97. First Dean of Agriculture 1897-02. Made Dean while on leave 1897-02. In Carver's words: "Wilson, the name of Hon. James Wilson is sacred to me. He was one of the finest...
    • Letter from Carver to Curtiss, February 20, 1903

    • Botanical Specimens; Southern Industrial Institute (Camp Hill, Ala.); Curtiss, Charles F. (Charles Franklin), 1863-1947.
    • Feb. 20, 1903 Prof. C. F. Curtiss, Ames, Iowa. My Dear professor Curtiss: You will doubtless receive a letter from principal Lyman Ward, of Camp Hill, Alabama, asking for a few hop roots. I told him that I thought he would have no trouble in...
    • Letter from Carver to King, September 9, 1924

    • Musical Instrument; King, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Maria), 1864-1937
    • September 9, 1924 Miss Charlotte M. King, Dept. of Botany, I.S.C., Ames, Iowa. My dear Miss King: I beg to acknowledge receipt of your interesting favor of recent date. It was a great surprise and a very pleasant one indeed to hear from you. I wish...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 10, 1928

    • Amaryllis; Lilium Harrisii; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • April 10, 1928 Dr. L. H. Pammel Iowa State College Botany Department Station A Ames, Iowa My dear Dr. Pammel: I am delighted to get your good letter which has just reached me. Your visit here was indeed a great inspiration, and as I stated before,...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 16, 1904

    • Botanical Specimens; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • April 16, 1904 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Ames, Iowa. I have your favor of the 13th asking for leaves of the Genus Pinus, especially Pinus Teada and P. Palustris. I shall start some of these leaves to you next week, hoping they will reach you safely. I am...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 17, 1920

    • Mentoring; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • April 17, 1920 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Iowa State College, Dept of Botany, Ames, Iowa. My dear Dr. Pammel:-- How delighted I was to get your good letter, and am glad to know you received the specimens of Fungi. When I find other things of interest, I...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 18, 1902

    • Mentoring; Paints; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • Apr. 18, 1902 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Botanical Department, I.S.C. Ames, Iowa. My Dear Doctor Pammel: I have your most valued favor of April 12th and beg to thank you most heartily for your very kindly words with reference to Leaflets on nature study. So...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 25, 1904

    • Botanical Specimens; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • April 25, 1904 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Dept. of Botany, Iowa State College, Ames, Iowa. My dear Doctor Pammel: I beg to acknowledge receipt of yours of recent date relative to pines. I am sending you some specimens which I trust will reach you...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, April 29, 1899

    • Germination; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • 4 / 29 1899 My dear Prof. Pammel, Hope you are all well and happy. I am as well as usual, I was indeed pained to learn of the death of Robt. Combs. Do you think my work on the germination of polen grains with drawings would be acceptable to the...


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