World War I, 191401918; Military; Parade; Beardshear Hall; Iowa State University
A military parade on November 11, 1918, at Iowa State College. Taken from high on the steps of Beardshear Hall, the photograph shows army and navy personnel in uniform and includes a navy band. A small group of civilians can be seen at the rear of...
World War I, 1914-1918; Military Training; Iowa State University;
Activities at training camp. In the foreground in front of a tent encampment a squad of eight men are engaged in making maps. On the image left a group of men are in line to move out of the group of tents.
Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Speeches; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents
Box 3, Folder 4: Booklet for senior students which contains a brief explanation by Welch, followed by a bibliography of materials students are to read and analyze for their selected branch of study. The selected readings give students a view of...
Box 1, Folder 13: Speech given to the State Horticultural Society in which Welch describes the campus in 1869, and how the acres of wild prairie were transformed into a planned campus landscape. He primarily describes building roads and planting...
Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; College majors; Curriculum development; Greek (classical); Latin; Mathematics; Technical education; University of Michigan
Box 2, Folder 13: A speech given by Welch when he received a L. L. D. (Doctor of Law) Degree from the University of Michigan. He talks about his time at the University and the importance of a good education. He praises the University for...
VEISHEA; Student Activities; Chemical Engineering; Iowa State University
A 1937 VEISHEA parade float from the Department of Chemical Engineering. ""Products of Corn."" Three men on the float showing various equipment that help produce corn products such as meal, syrup, rayon, and wall board.
Therapy; Surgery; Animal Diseases; Animal Breeding; Zoonoses; Veterinary Medicine
The Iowa State University Veterinarian (1938-2001) was the official publication of the Iowa State University Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The journal was the first veterinary student publication in the country...
Suffrage; Denmark; Women's rights; International Woman Suffrage Alliance
Silver, round button with "Intern. Stemmert Alliance 13 Kongress" around the edge "Kobenhaven", "July 1939", and a tree and a heart embossed on it. It is connected with white and yellow ribbons to an oval piece of white paper with "C.C.C."...
March 13, 1914
Dr. L. H. Pammel
Iowa State College,
My dear Prof. Pammel:
I wish to say that I have received copy of The Weed Flora of Iowa, No. 4. I am really amazed to note what a splendid work it is. I have been reading about it for...
Dr. L. H. Pammel,
My dear Dr. Pammel--
I wish to thank you for your very kindly expressions regarding Bulletin #16.
With my choicest greetings to all, I am
Very truly yours,
Geo. W. Carver
April 25, 1907
Mr. G. W. Carver,
Tuskegee Institute, Alabama.
If you can get hold of some okra, will you kindly send me to two or three plants, green if possible and if not then the dry plants? I would like to have them for one of my...
Billerica Improvement Association, lecture word slide #13: ""The three following slides show how a plain, bare house can be draped by vines and surrounded by flowering plants at an original cost that need not exceed $100.""