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    • Program - Sioux County Farmers' Institute

    • Extension; Farmers' Institute; Agriculture; Agricultural education;
    • A transcription of the program detailing the proceedings of the first farmer’s institute held in Hull, Iowa on February 16, 17, and 18, 1903. Includes the text of the original advertisement for the farmers, titles of lectures and discussions held,...
    • Food production from 1916-1920

    • War Work; Extension; World War I, 1914-1918; Agriculture;
    • A quadrennial report explaining the increase in food production during wartime efforts, and the readjustment period afterward. Includes a statistical summary, agricultural campaign details, Farm Bureau review, demonstration farm work, and other...
    • 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.
    • Report on farm bureau women’s meeting

    • Extension; Agricultural education;
    • A copy of the minutes outlining procedure of the Women Representatives from each Congressional district. The minutes include decisions reached on issues like state-wide organization plans, project work, and future goals.
    • Agricultural work in Clinton County, Iowa

    • Extension; Agriculture;
    • A report of agricultural work done in Clinton County, Iowa. Details the work that has been done there and activities held, as well as what is planned for the future. This report gives fresh insight into how the extension was helping farmers (see...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Henry A. Wallace

    • Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943; Wallace, Henry A., 1888-1965.
    • Graduation portrait of Henry A. Wallace. Son of Henry C. Wallace and friend of George Washington Carver. Wallace remembered Carver with appreciation: "Because of his friendship with my father and perhaps his interest in children George Carver...
    • 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",...
    • Early Days of Domestic Science at I. S. C., The

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm ; Iowa State College Department of Domestic Economy ; Home economics ; Women -- Education ; Home economics teachers
    • Describes how Mary Welch was selected as the head of the department, the search for teachers, the first courses, and responses from students.
    • Corn breeding

    • Demonstration Farms; Extension; Agriculture; Corn; Farms; Hybrid corn;
    • Corn Breeding. In The Crossing Plot. The Remnants Of The Best Mother Ears Of The Ear-to-row Plot Of The Preceding Year Are Crossed And The Progeny From The Best Crosses Selected For Multiplying; ICIA, c. 1918-1920.
    • Syllabus of Histories of Civilizing Forces

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Speeches; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents
    • Box 3, Folder 4: Booklet for senior students which contains a brief explanation by Welch, followed by a bibliography of materials students are to read and analyze for their selected branch of study. The selected readings give students a view of...
    • Oak Forest Chancellor, Percheron stallion, 1931

    • Iowa State University; Dept. of Animal Science; Horses; Percheron horse; Draft horses; Oak Forest Chancellor (Draft horse);
    • A handler with the black Percheron draft horse stallion, "Oak Forest Chancellor," foaled May 9, 1928 (American Percheron stud book registration number 200397; sired by Egotist, out of Gladys). As a three year old, he is being posed in front of an...

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