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    • Correspondence

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm ; Iowa State College Domestic Economy Department ; Home economics ; Travelers - Europe ; Presidents' spouses
    • Letters written by Mary Welch to friends at Iowa State. Includes a description of the early years of the Department of Domestic Economy and letters written to Edgar and Margaret Stanton when the Welches were in Europe and after they returned.


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    • U.S. Boundary Commission;Botany;Geography;Description and travel;Scientific expeditions;Discoveries in geography;Yuma Indians;Indigenous crops;Indigenous peoples--California;Cultivated plants;Agriculture;Weather;Mexican-American Border...
    • Field notes and observations from visits to San Diego and the Mexico-United States boundary, June 1849-March 1850. The accounts include botanical and geographical descriptions, as well as ethnographic reports and weather observations.


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    • U.S. Boundary Commission;Botany;Geography;Description and travel;Scientific expeditions;Discoveries in geography;Yuma Indians;Gila Expedition;Cultivated plants;Agriculture;Indigenous crops;Indigenous peoples--California;Yuma language; United States...
    • Botanical and ethnographical notes, Yuma country (December 1849)


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    • U.S. Boundary Commission;Botany;Geography;Description and travel;Scientific expeditions;Discoveries in geography;Yuma Indians;Gila Expedition;Cultivated plants;Agriculture;Indigenous crops;Indigenous peoples--California;Weather; United States and...
    • Field notes and observations from the Expedition to the Gila, September-December 1849. Includes a "sick report", description of food cultivated and gathered by the Yuma people at North Gila, thermometer readings and weather reports, barometric...


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    • U.S. Boundary Commission;Botany;Geography;Description and travel;Scientific expeditions;Discoveries in geography;Yucca;Agaves; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Mexican-American Border Region;
    • Field notebook with botanical descriptions and sketches of plants near San Felippe, California seen June-July 1850.


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    • U.S. Boundary Commission;Botany;Geography;Description and travel;Scientific expeditions;Discoveries in geography;Weather; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Mexican-American Border Region;
    • Field notebook no. 3 (September 1850-March 1851)
    • Florida

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Vizcaya (Miami, Fla.) ; Piers -- Florida -- Saint Petersburg ; Orchards -- Florida -- Saint Petersburg ; Parks -- Florida -- Palm Beach ; Gardens -- Florida -- West Palm Beach ; Florida -- Description and...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professor Philip Elwood takes students on a tour of the southern and eastern United States in 1931. Shows stops at the Great Pier in St. Petersburg along with hibiscus and grapefruit orchards in the area....
    • Formosa to Oregon part 1

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Popham, Walter D ; Rokuonji (Kyoto, Japan) -- Description and travel ; Gardens -- China ; Shrines -- Taiwan ; Temples, Chinese ; Gardens -- Japan ; Landscape design -- Japan ; Landscape design -- Taiwan ;...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professors Philip H. Elwood and Walter Popham took 4 students (Bethane Carpenter, John Hall, Max Bird, and Norman Morris) on a tour of Japan, China, the Philippine Islands, and Hawaii in 1929. This video...
    • Japan to Hong Kong

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Popham, Walter D ; Rice -- Japan ; Tearooms -- China -- Shanghai ; Temples, Chinese -- China -- Shanghai ; Harbors -- China ; Japan -- Description and travel ; Miyajima-chō (Japan) ; Korea -- Description and...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professors Philip H. Elwood and Walter Popham took 4 students (Bethane Carpenter, John Hall, Max Bird, and Norman Morris) on a tour of Japan, China, the Philippine Islands, and Hawaii in 1929. This video...
    • Hong Kong to Formosa

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Popham, Walter D ; Pagodas -- China ; Cemeteries -- China ; Temples, Chinese ; Memorials -- China ; Rice -- Planting -- China ; Rice -- Processing -- China ; Harbors -- China ; Junks -- China ; Harbors --...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professors Philip H. Elwood and Walter Popham took 4 students (Bethane Carpenter, John Hall, Max Bird, and Norman Morris) on a tour of Japan, China, the Philippine Islands, and Hawaii in 1929. This video...
    • Formosa to Oregon part 2

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Popham, Walter D ; Ocean travel ; Harbors -- British Columbia -- Victoria ; Cascade Range -- Description and travel ; Amateur films
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professors Philip H. Elwood and Walter Popham took 4 students (Bethane Carpenter, John Hall, Max Bird, and Norman Morris) on a tour of Japan, China, the Philippine Islands, and Hawaii in 1929. Sailing from...
    • Egypt to Palestine part 1

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Pavilions -- Egypt ; Pyramids -- Egypt -- Description and travel ; Architecture, Islamic -- Egypt -- Cairo ; Railroad travel -- Egypt ; Egypt -- Description and travel ; Heliopolis (Egypt : Extinct city) --...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professor Philip H. Elwood took students on a tour in the summer of 1930. This video covers highlights of the Egypt and Palestine portions of that trip. In Alexandria, Egypt the group makes a visit to an...
    • Kansas City to Baton Rouge part 1

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Parks -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Gardens -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Architecture, Domestic -- Kansas -- Kansas City ; Kansas City (Kan.) -- Description and travel ; Kansas City (Mo.) -- Description and travel...
    • Iowa State College landscape architecture professor Philip Elwood takes students on a tour of the southern and eastern United States in 1931. The first stop is Kansas City where they visit the War Memorial, the country club section where they see...
    • California to Ames part 1

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; National parks and reserves -- California ; Gardens -- California ; Architecture -- California -- San Diego ; Exhibition buildings -- California -- San Diego ; Sequoia National Park (Calif.) ; California --...
    • Landscape architecture Professor Philip H. Elwood, along with three Iowa State College students, made a trip of U.S. western national parks in the summer of 1927. This video contains clips from the California portions of that trip. Includes footage...
    • Washington to California

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Mount Rainier National Park (Agency : U.S.) -- Description and travel ; Stanford University -- Description and travel ; Harbors -- Washington (State) -- Longview -- Description and travel ; Waterfalls --...
    • Landscape architecture Professor Philip H. Elwood, along with three Iowa State College students, made a trip of U.S. western national parks in the summer of 1927. This video contains clips from the Washington, Oregon and California portions of that...

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