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    • N. O. Progressive Union Pin

    • New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Mostly round silver pin with an image of a mother bird feeding her young embossed on it. Partially around the side of the pin in the shape of a crescent is a light blue inlay with "N O Progressive Union" inscribed in silver. At the request of the...
    • Vrouwenkiesrecht Pin

    • Netherlands; Suffrage; Women's rights
    • Small pin in the shape of a flag. Front has white background inscribed with "VROUWEN KIESRECHT" in gold. Vrouwenkiesrecht translates from Dutch to "Woman Suffrage" in English.
    • Memorial Union, 1953

    • Memorial Union; Iowa State University;
    • This 1953 winter photograph focuses on the north facade of the new northwest addition, west of the Gold Star Hall entrance, to the Memorial Union. Snow covers the ground, shrubbery and Four Seasons Fountain in the foreground. The five large arched...
    • View of 1st library addition construction, 1960

    • Iowa State University; University Library
    • Men are working on the construction site for the 1st addition in this view from the parking lot filled with late 1950 vehicles. The rotunda entrance is beginning to take shape. A war surplus building, Number ""N"", appears on the far left. It was...
    • Researcher with equipment, 1976

    • Iowa State University; Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering.
    • A researcher stands behind a portion of a large piece of equipment. The particular section of the equipment consists of a translucent rectangular shape attached at both ends to large metal pipes.
    • Forging metals class, 1915

    • Iowa State University; Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Dept.; Forging; Blacksmithing; Anvils
    • A group of students are working in the Forge Shop. They are using forges, anvils and hammers to shape the hot metal. One of the forges is labeled, ""Buffalo Forge Co., Buffalo, NY.""
    • Letter from Charles Scribner's Sons, NY

    • Fox Indians; Indians of North America--Iowa; Indians of North America--Iowa; Artists--Iowa; Letters
    • February 5, 1936 Hiss Halla Rhode Miss Bessie Coon 1357 East 13th Street Des Moines, Iowa Dear Miss Rhode and Miss Coon: Again I am writing you about the pictures for CHA-KI-SHI. I had a talk with our printer...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Five day dresses with large bustles, no trains, overskirts gathered to enhance bustle size and shape, underskirts pleated on four, no lace, bodices have long vertical lines, large peplums, band collars, leg-of-mutton sleeves either full or 3/4...
    • French lady's and gentleman's dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • French lady's and gentleman's dress, demonstrating the widening shoulder and bodice overlay of ruffles and bows, an accent on the waist with beading and lower hem decoration. The hat reflects Russian and Turkish influences and is in the shape of a...
    • Visiting dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two visiting dresses, skirts display morning glory shape, belted, leg-of-mutton sleeves, high collars, hats have curved brims with flowers and feathers, bodices loosely fitted in front, vertical lines of fabric or braid trim down bodices and...
    • New Spring and Summer Cloaks and Mantles

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • The New Spring and Summer Cloaks and Mantles, demonstrating 5 varieties of loose capes and tent-shaped mantles or paletots that all provided modest warmth and coverage for the large hoop skirts. They have various trims including lace, tassels,...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses both with skirts evolving into a bustle shape. The left dress is striped and has a small, band collar; long, fitted sleeves, a ribbon belt tied slightly above the natural waistline, and a layered skirt with a long train. The right...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses with long sleeves and full skirts that are starting to show the shifting of the skirt's shape from conical to bustled. The left woman has a bodice with surplice style trim, a lace jabot, a ribbon belt, and a layered skirt with the...
    • Letter from Carver to Pammel, February 12, 1902

    • Botanical Specimens; Tuskegee University; Pammel, L. H. (Louis Hermann), 1862-1931
    • Feb. 12th, 1902 Dr. L. H. Pammel, Ames, Iowa. My Dear Professor Pammel: I beg leave to thank you for your kindly words respecting our little leaflet. Under separate cover I am sending you a few specimens of Fungi which I think you will find...
    • Sketch v. 50, n. 3, Fall 1984

    • Fiction; Nonfiction; Poetry; Drawing; Painting; Photography
    • PHOTOGRAPHY; Lisa Loomis Perpetual Parade 10; Brett Duncan For Rent 30; FICTION; Tom O'Connor Mr. Abe Story 2; Wayne Johnson What Remains 22; Jennie VerSteeg Sampler 42; ARTWORK; Barbara Nemitz Carry On 8; Lisa Boehmer Untitled...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 30, n. 11, 1966

    • 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...
    • Kitchen-Klatter v. 46, n. 11, 1982

    • 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...

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