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    • Graduation Address to the First Class 1872

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Iowa State University presidents; Presidents' papers; Speeches; Commencements; Commencement, 1872; Graduating classes; Personality development
    • Box 1, Folder 16: The speech was given during the first commencement ceremony for Iowa Agricultural College (now Iowa State University). Welch discusses character, morality, integrety, and that fortune will not necessarily come to the graduates...
    • The Psychology of Natural Sciences Studies vs. the Languages as Means of Culture

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Speeches; Liberal arts; State universities and colleges; Undergraduate education; Educational philosophy; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Educational reform
    • Box 2, Folder 4: A speech given by Welch about the importance of different kinds of education, and the benefits and disadvantages of each. He discusses the comprehensive study of one subject versus a broader education in a variety of subjects such...
    • Untitled address on agricultural education

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; speeches; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; agricultrual education
    • Box 2, Folder 14: A speech given by Welch about the benefits of agricultural education on successful farming. He argues that the farmer needs educational training to successfully form and execute plans, fight insects, care for animals properly, and...
    • Roots of the Iowa State Statistical Center

    • Iowa State University Stastical Laboratory; Iowa State University Department of Statistics; Snedecor, George W. (George Waddel), 1881-1974 ; statistical services; statistics; statisticians
    • A brief history (1914-1950) of both the Statistical Laboratory and Department of Statistics which includes the early development and teaching of statistics at Iowa State, visits of eminent statisticians, early degree programs, establishment of the...
    • Untitled address on practical education

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; speeches; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; liberal arts; technical education; curriculum development; educational reform; higher education; technical eduation; liberal arts
    • Box 2, Folder 9: A speech given by Welch about the benefits of a practical education. He discusses how education that has no outlet in useful activities is not as valuable as a practical education. He gives examples to prove that without the...
    • Rhetoric

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Rhetoric ; Language and culture ; lecture notes
    • Lecture notes on rhetoric and grammar. Dated March 1878.
    • The English Language as a Means of Culture

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Language and culture; speeches; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Language and culture.
    • Box 2, Folder 1: Welch discusses the importance of studying the English language as a means of learning about English culture and history and explains the relationship of language to intellectual culture.
    • History of Iowa County, Iowa

    • Iowa County (Iowa) -- History ; Iowa County (Iowa) -- Biography ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Iowa
    • The history of Iowa County, Iowa, containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., biographical sketches of its citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics. Portraits of early settlers and...
    • Sketch v. 14, n. 3, March 1948

    • Fiction; Nonfiction; Poetry
    • Happy Birthday Inside Cover; Alumni Forum 2; Search for a Haven Martin HofEman 3; Sound OH Merritt Bailey 6; In The Dreams, The Everliving Dick Ellis 7; A Spinster's Song Elinor Chase 17; Swoopy Dycie Stough 18; Fine Arts 21; Duke's Orchestra Is an...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 28, n. 06, 1964

    • Driftmier family; Home economics; Rural Iowa
    • Kitchen-Klatter began as a half-hour radio show with Leanna Driftmier sharing household tips, recipes, and childrearing advice among other topics. The radio show aired from 1926-1986 making it the longest running homemaker program in the history of...
    • History of Benton County, Iowa v.2

    • Benton County (Iowa) -- History ; Benton County (Iowa) -- Biography
    • History of Benton County, Iowa. : From materials in the public archives, the Iowa historical society's collection, the newspapers and data of personal interviews, also containing sketches of representative men / Compiled under the editorial...
    • The Problem of a Reasonable Education

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Speeches; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Curriculum development; Higher education; Technical education
    • Box 2, Folder 17: A speech given by Welch before the State Association of Principals of Graded Schools in Iowa City on July 27, 1878. He discusses differences between the old and new theories of education and curricula. He asserts that in order...
    • Improvement of Man in Body and Mind

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Iowa State University presidents; Presidents' papers; Speeches; Heredity
    • Box 1, Folder 17: This is a speech Welch gave to the annual meeting of the Iowa Fine Stock Breeders’ Association (later Iowa Live Stock Association) in Des Moines, Iowa in which he discusses heredity.
    • Sketch v. 25, n. 2, Winter 1959

    • Fiction; Nonfiction; Poetry; Drawing; Painting
    • Cover Jim Wilkins; Jamie and Me Bob Boston 1; At the Broom George Schenk 6; The Yoke of Guilt Robert Crook 7; Poem James Wickliff 12; The Letter Martha Elder 13; Dark Leaf William Kershner 16; Mene Mene, Tekel Upharsin Nicholas Saum 17; Seasonic...

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