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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.
    • Correspondence on Welch family

    • 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.
    • First lecture of landscape gardening

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Landscape gardening; Campus planning
    • Box 1, Folder 9: Notes include discussions on beauty, landscape gardening, design and arrangement, choise of trees, colors, buildings, and homes.
    • 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...
    • Are We an Impolite People?

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm ; Iowa State College Department of Domestic Economy ; Home economics ; Courtesy ; United States -- Social life and customs ; lecture notes
    • Welch discusses definitions of politeness, people's perceptions of American society, examples of civility towards women, the genuineness of American politeness, and compares Americam courtesy to that in other countries.
    • 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...
    • Correspondence to Edgar and Margaret Stanton

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923; Stanton, Edgar Williams, 1850-1920; Stanton, Margaret MacDonald; Knapp, Seaman Ashahel, 1833-1911; Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm; Travelers - Europe;...
    • Written by Mary and Adonijah Welch to Margaret and Edgar Stanton while the Welches were on their second trip to Europe after Welch resigned from the presidency. The letters mention family matters, the Board of Trustees and the dissension against...
    • Letter from Carver to King, September 9, 1924

    • Musical Instrument; King, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Maria), 1864-1937
    • September 9, 1924 Miss Charlotte M. King, Dept. of Botany, I.S.C., Ames, Iowa. My dear Miss King: I beg to acknowledge receipt of your interesting favor of recent date. It was a great surprise and a very pleasant one indeed to hear from you. I wish...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, June 19, 1899

    • Specimens; Mentoring; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • 6 / 19 / 99 My dear Prof. Pammel, I thank you very much for your concessions and additional suggestions. I will not be able to get my paper in until you return, I think. I am working on the specimens now I laid out 17 for you Sat. last. I hope you...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, March 31, 1924

    • Dyes and dying; Paints; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • March 31, 1924 Dr. L. H. Pammel Iowa State College Department of Agriculture Ames, Iowa My dear Dr. Pammel: After so long a time, I am getting off to you a few pecans. It seems as though my work has crowded upon me so severely that it has made it...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, May 1, 1902

    • Fungi; Botanical Specimens; Ogden, Robert C. (Robert Curtis), 1836-1913; Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • May 1, 1902 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Ames, Iowa. My Dear Professor Pammel: I have your favor of April 26th and note carefully all you say. I shall continue to look for species of Gymnosporangum. Now I can secure you Roestelia on host of cedar. I do not...

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