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    • The Problem of a Reasonable Education

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Speeches; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Curriculum development; Higher education; Technical education
    • Box 2, Folder 17: A speech given by Welch before the State Association of Principals of Graded Schools in Iowa City on July 27, 1878. He discusses differences between the old and new theories of education and curricula. He asserts that in order...
    • The Ideal Worker, Graduate Address

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Commencements; Commencement, 1878; speeches; Graduation ceremonies; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Adulthood; higher education
    • Box 2, Folder 2: A commencement speech given by Welch to the Class of 1878. Welch speaks about when students graduate from college, they officially enter adultuhood and take on its responsibilities. He also discusses how education can be used to...
    • Dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Five dresses, all with small, low bustles and narrow ruffled skirts gathered with layers of fabric into trains, heavily trimmed, princess seams predominate. Three day or visiting dresses with long, coat sleeves; high collars, feather trimmed hats,...
    • The Aurora v. 06, 1878

    • Iowa Agricultural College -- Periodicals
    • Iowa Agricultural College newspaper "The Aurora" was published monthly by the students for the four literary societies on campus (The Philomathean (1868); The Bachelor (1870); the Cliolians (1870) and the Crescent (1870)). The cost of a year's...
    • Rhetoric

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Rhetoric ; Language and culture ; lecture notes
    • Lecture notes on rhetoric and grammar. Dated March 1878.
    • Old Main and the Hub, 1895

    • Military Training; Old Main; Iowa State University;
    • Old Main and the Hub building. A women's military corps (training occurred between 1878 and 1897) stands at attention in the foreground for the photograph. In the background, people are standing in front of the steps to Old Main and on the front...
    • Old Main and military corps review, 1895

    • Military Training; Old Main; Iowa State University;
    • Old Main as the setting for a military corps review. Men's and women's corps are at attention. Military service for male students was mandatory between 1868 through 1962. For women, training was offered from 1878 through 1897. Three cannon are in...
    • Ninth [Tenth] annual commencement, Agricultural College, 1881

    • Commencement ceremonies; Programs; Iowa State Agricultural College; Iowa State University; Invitation cards
    • Includes commencement program and invitation to commencement exercises, held November 8th-9th, 1881. Program is misprinted as "Ninth annual" when it's actually the Tenth annual commencement as the invitation shows correctly.
    • Old Main, 1890

    • Old Main; Iowa State University;
    • The front side of Old Main, with the college military cadet corps arranged in a review formation on the lawn in front of the building. The women's military corps is in front of the corps, in addition to a band and a drum major. Military training...
    • Writings in the College Quarterly (Iowa Agricultural College)

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm ; Iowa State College Department of Domestic Economy ; Home economics ; Women -- Education ; Technical education
    • Topics include subjects taught in domestic economy courses, measuring the work of women in the home, plea for the higher education of cooks, and the legitimacy of teaching domestic economy.
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses with small sloped bustles and narrow skirts creating hobble effect, coat sleeves with wide cuffs, and stand-up collars. Left dress has overskirt gathered into contrasting train, diamond-shaped cutouts of contrasting fabric down...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses with small sloped bustles, overskirts gathered into trains, heavily trimmed with ruffles or tassels, and stand-up collars. Right dress has coat sleeves with military-style frogging on sleeves, bodice is princess-cut leading into...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 17/18, n. 12, 1953

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 27, n. 04, 1963

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 35, n. 05, 1971

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...

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