Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Let
(1002 results)



Display: 20

    • Seed corn demonstrations - Sioux County 1903, radio talk

    • Extension; Agriculture; Corn; Demonstration Farms; Iowa State College; Iowa State University;
    • A transcription of a radio talk given by Ralph K. Bliss in 1953 about the 1903 seed corn demonstration farms in Sioux County. Topics covered include an overview of the beginning of county cooperative extension work, the early work of county...
    • Letter from Pammel to Carver, September 14, 1926

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Red cedar; Buffalo grass
    • Septmeber 14, 1926 Dr. Geo. W. Carver, Tuskegee, Alabama. Dear Dr. Carver:-- In your letter of September 8th you asked this question: Is it possible for the sex characters in trees to become facultative, or in other words have the power of...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, September 18, 1907

    • Bacteriology; Typhoid Fever; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • Sept. 18, 1907 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Botanical Deprt., Ames, Iowa. My dear Dr. Pammel: Please let me know if an incubator used for hatching chickens could be made use of for Bacteriological purposes, such as the growing of pathogenic organisms. We...
    • Professor P.G. Holden - The Corn Foundation: radio talk

    • Extension; Corn Train; Corn; Shambaugh, Jessie Field, 1881-1971;
    • A transcription of a radio talk given by Ralph K. Bliss in which he reflects on the work of Perry G. Holden and the beginning of extension work. The talk focuses on the birth and service provided by the corn trains.
    • Manning National Plan

    •  
    • In 1914, Warren H. Manning began work on the National Plan which culminated in a "National Plan study brief," printed in Landscape Architecture, July 1923. The full report was never published but provides interesting viewpoints on how state...
    • Correspondence from Martin L. Mosher to his son, Arthur

    • Extension; Correspondence; Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943;
    • Collection of six handwritten letters addressed to Arthur Mosher from his father, Martin L. Mosher. The topics of the letters include the five steps in agricultural development, early extension work, Mosher’s general philosophy regarding extension...
    • Outline of five lessons in agriculture

    • Extension; Short course; Agricultural education; Agriculture;
    • An outline of five lessons in agriculture given at the Clinton County Teachers Institute. Lessons include: Good Seed Corn, Good Seed, Good Soil, Weeds, and Insects of Corn.
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, June 16, 1922

    • Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • June 16, 1922 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Station A., Iowa State A. and M. College Ames, Iowa My dear Dr. Pammel: We have just recently passed through our Commencement, plus the opening of our Summer School which brings together some more than six hundred...
    • J.B. Davidson scrapbook of trip to Russia as member of the American Biro-Bidjan Commission,...

    • historic sites; buggies (carriages); Horses; Railroads; Water-supply; Grain -- Harvesting; Sawmills; Jewish diaspora; Jewish refugees; Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union; Jews -- Persecutions -- Ukraine; Jews -- Russia -- History; Koreans --...
    • A scrapbook containing photographs, notes, maps, propaganda, newspaper clippings, and postcards from J. Brownlee Davidson's trip to the Soviet Union in 1929 and a visit of Russian colleagues to Iowa State University in the summer of 1930. The...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, February 22, 1924

    • Mentoring; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • February 22, 1924 Dr. Louis H. Pammel Iowa State College Ames, Iowa My dear Dr. Pammel: It is my understanding that you contemplate retiring from active service as Professor of Botany at Iowa State College. In this action, there comes to me a...
    • J.B. Davidson photographs and other materials, trip to China, 1947-1949

    • Agricultural Engineering; Farm mechanization; Agricultural machinery; Iowa State University; Dept. of Agricultural Engineering; International Harvester Company; Irrigation; Travels; Davidson, J. Brownlee (Jay Brownlee), 1880-1957; VEISHEA;...
    • A collection of Jay Brownlee Davidson's photographs taken during an International Harvester sponsored trip to China from 1947-1949 to introduce agricultural engineering to the Chinese. A pamphlet, "Committee on Agricultural Engineering for China",...
    • War food production work in Iowa in World War I

    • Extension; World War I, 1914-1918; War Work; Agriculture; Farmers;
    • A statement from Ralph K. Bliss containing information from the War Emergency Food Committee and production goals. Details the campaigns, program of work intended to increase food production, and the results of increased production.
    • The first Extension work in Clinton County, Iowa

    • Extension; Iowa State College; Iowa State University;
    • Contains a 50th Anniversary of Cooperative Extension Service program from the 1962 celebration and an address of Martin L. Mosher’s personal recollections about the extension work in Clinton County, Iowa. Part of the address contains thoughts about...
    • Letter from Pammel to Carver, August 28, 1911

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943
    • August 28, 1911 Mr. Geo. W. Carver, Tuskegee Institute, Alabama. My Dear Mr. Carver:-- I am putting up a number of recent pamphlets on weeds which may be of interest to you. Kindly let me know if you have received a copy of my Talk on Weeds. With...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK