A collapsed wall after the first building fire at Old Main in December 1900. A large amount of rubble is at the base of the large open space in the wall. Smoke is still present inside the burned out building wing.
Morrill Hall (Ames, Iowa); Iowa State University; Old Main (Ames, Iowa)
A large tent is pictured in the center of this photograph. Old Main is to the left of the tent and Morrill Hall is on the right. Marston Hall (under construction) can be seen in the distance. A man in a horse-drawn wagon is in front of the tent.
A view of the Water Tower construction site on March 18, 1897. Five of the construction crew members are sitting or standing on top of the first tier of support girders. Old Main and Chemistry Hall are among the buildings in the background.
An aerial view of the rear side of Old Main. A flag flies from the north tower of the building. The Hub and railroad tracks are depicted to the left of Old Main. Further to the left of the image can be seen the rear of Morrill Hall.
During a flood occuring in Spring 1901 or 1902, water in Squaw Creek over-flowed the banks, submerging the surrounding area. The water is high, but doesn't appear to be over the Ames & college Railway (The Dinkey) tracks. Two individuals are...
March 28, 1914
Dr. L. H. Pammel
Iowa State College,
My dear Dr. Pammel:
I was indeed deeply grieved yesterday on picking up a copy of the Alumnus for March and noting that you have been South, in fact had been all around me and didnt...
Old Main from the front showing the damage to the north side of the building after the first fire of December 1900. The Hub building located north of Old Main is also in the view. People are gathered in three different groups close to the building....
Old Main from the south after the second fire in August 1902. The gutted building stands behind a large heap of rubble, on which a man is standing. Seven men and two boys are in the foreground, all looking at the building remains.
Innocence A POEM BY EVELYN BRACKEN 2;
Black Coffee and Raymond BETTY SCHRAMPFER 3;
Rigging A POEM BY K. P. KAISER 10;
The Leaving DAVID OSHEL 11;
Rabies LEONARD MULLER 14;
Purge A POEM BY MICHAEL LEONARD 18;
The Grave CAROL BRYANT 19;
Lonely Grows the Child BY MARK SCHMIDT 3;
Christmas Morning A POEM BY MARY HONSTEAD 10;
Easter Parade A POEM BY MARY HONSTEAD 11;
Memorabilia BY L. CONLEY BROWN 13;
Hands A POEM BY ELAINE VALE 22;
The Seed Gatherer A POEM BY LESLIE A. JOHNSON...