Snedecor, George W. (George Waddel), 1881-1974 ; Coover, Mervin S., 1890-1976; statisticians; engineers
Announces the designation of Coover Hall (formerly Electrical Engineering Building ) and Snedecor Hall (formerly Service Building) after professors Mervin Coover and George Snedecor. Includes brief biographies of both.
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.
Exploration; Travel; Central America; Panama; Darien
Box 1: folder 10, Source Material Relating to Richard A. Tewkesbury’s trips to the Darien in 1939 and 1940. Contains excerpts from various periodicals and publications highlighting Tewkesbury and his expeditions.
Iowa State University; Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Agricultural wastes
A group of large cylinders and tubs containing agricultural by-products are in the foreground. One of the cylinders is empty and waiting to be filled. There are towels hanging over the tubs and there is a large tank sitting on a table in the corner...