December 13, 1926
Prof. G. W. Carver,
Tuskegee Institute, Ala.
Dear Prof. Carver:
I am so glad and pleased to receive your letters. It does me good to receive letters of this kind. They are all highly prized.
I have quit my...
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Wallace, Henry C.
Portrait of Henry C. Wallace. One of George Washington Carver’s professors. Henry C. Wallace graduated in 1892 from Iowa State, a degree that was begun in 1885 and then interrupted by a career in farming. He was hired as an Assistant Professor...
Fox Indians; Indians of North America--Iowa; Indians of North America--Iowa; Artists--Iowa; Letters
February 5, 1936
Hiss Halla Rhode
Miss Bessie Coon
1357 East 13th Street
Des Moines, Iowa
Dear Miss Rhode and Miss Coon:
Again I am writing you about the pictures for CHA-KI-SHI. I had
a talk with our printer...
Iowa State University--Engineering; Artists--Iowa; Sculptors--Iowa; Sculpture; Sculpture techniques
This painted plaster study of 4 buffalo running was created by Christian Petersen during his employment by the Public Works of Art Project (PWAP) in Iowa City, Iowa. The study was a preliminary model for a proposed bridgehead sculpture in Des...
Iowa State University; Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Des Moines Coal and Mining Company
Nine men wearing safety helmets are sitting on two of three large barrels in front of the mine. On their left is a Western Railway car filled with coal. There is a coal cart at the mine entrance on the upper level.
A Homecoming lawn display shows the Des Moines Register Big Peach sports page announcing ""Cy's Berg Arrives; Stops Jayhawks Cold,"" 1977. This is in reference to the International Conference on Iceberg Utilization that took place in Ames in...