Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; speeches; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Personal morality; Personality development; Learning
Box 2, Folder 7: A speech given by Welch about how hard work and effort improves character. He discusses self-indulgence, benefits of dealing with difficulties, and how a gifted person appears to have a natural talent but has gained these...
Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Iowa State University presidents; Presidents' papers; Speeches; Commencements; Commencement, 1872; Graduating classes; Personality development
Box 1, Folder 16: The speech was given during the first commencement ceremony for Iowa Agricultural College (now Iowa State University). Welch discusses character, morality, integrety, and that fortune will not necessarily come to the graduates...
This lawn display is a figure similar to the comic book character, Little Lulu."" she is setting on a Kleenex box as the Little Lulu character was part of a advertising campaign for Kleenex tissues at this time.
September 2, 1907
Prof. Geo. W. Carver,
My dear Prof. Carver:--
Your favor of August 28th at hand and contents noted. You will have to be sure about the synonyms that there is no other Cercospora bracteosa or C. Bracteata. The...