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    • The History Of Dubuque County, Iowa

    • Dubuque County (Iowa); History ; Biography
    • The History of Dubuque County, Iowa, Containing a History of the County, its Cities, Towns, & Biographical Sketches of Citizens, War Record of its Volunteers in the late Rebellion, General and Local Statistics, Portraits of Early Settlers and...
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    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents
    • Box 1, Folder 1: Contains articles, brief biographies including biographies written by Iowa State professors, and correspondence about Welch.
    • Corresondence to or about Welch

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents
    • Box 1, Folder 6: Contains remembrances of Welch and Iowa State and correspondence discussing Welch. Correspondents include Louis Pammel and Earle Ross.
    • Untitled address on agricultural fairs

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; speeches; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; fairs; agricultural exhibitions; breeding value; contest judging
    • Box 2, Folder 11: A speech given by Welch at an agricultural fair. He discusses his opinion that animal competitions should be judged by the value of the animal to the world and not the price of the animal to the farmer. He argues that fairs...
    • Italy:  Untitled travelogue

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Travel ; Rome (Italy)
    • Continues from "An Afternoon in Italy" describing the family's time in Rome in 1892 including visits to the Basilica of St. John Lateran, Colosseum, soldiers marching by the Arch of Constantine, Porta del Popolo, various fountains and churches, and...
    • 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...
    • California to Ames part 2

    • Elwood, P. H. (Philip Homer), b. 1884 ; Cliff-dwellings -- Colorado ; National parks and reserves -- Colorado ; Marching bands -- Iowa -- Ames ; Grand Canyon (Ariz.) ; Zuni Indian Reservation (N.M.) ; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.) ; Colorado --...
    • 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 New Mexico, Colorado and Ames portions of that...


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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;Weather; United States and Mexican Boundary Survey; Mexican-American Border Region;
    • Field notebook no. 3 (September 1850-March 1851)


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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;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;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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