Story County (Iowa); History; Biography; Iowa Agricultural College
Biographical and historical memoirs of Story County, Iowa. Comprising a condensed history of the state, a number of biographies of distinguished citizens of the same, a descriptive history of the county named herein, and numerous selected...
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...
Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Presidents' family relationships
Box 1, Folder 5: Contains correspondence about members of Adonijah and Mary Welch's family, correspondence by descendents, obituaries, and brief histories. Correspondents primarily include A. B. Shaw and Winifred Dudley Shaw.
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...
Exploration; Travel; Central America; Panama; Darien
Box 1: folder 8, Source Material Relating to Richard A. Tewkesbury’s trips to the Darien in 1939 and 1940. Contains Tewkesbury’s unpublished writings which consist of his diary and day by day notes of his second trip through the Darien from...
Aug. 28, 1907
Dear Dr. Pammel:
Some time before Prof. J. B. Ellis died, I sent him a Cercospora on Zornea bracteosa. He said it was a new species and asked me to name it.
I should like to call it Cercospora bracteosa or C. bracteata, as it occurs...
Bacteriology; Typhoid Fever; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
Sept. 18, 1907
Dr. L. H. Pammel,
Botanical Deprt., Ames, Iowa.
My dear Dr. Pammel:
Please let me know if an incubator used for hatching chickens could be made use of for Bacteriological purposes, such as the growing of pathogenic organisms.