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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...
    • Sermon given at the Iowa State College chapel

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Iowa State University presidents; Presidents' papers; Speeches
    • Box 1, Folder 21: Welch discusses the advances of science, its relation to religion, qualities required of citizens, and the transitions society was experiencing at that time.
    • 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.
    • The Ideal Worker, Graduate Address

    • Welch, Adonijah Strong, 1821-1889; Commencements; Commencement, 1878; speeches; Graduation ceremonies; presidents' papers; Iowa State University presidents; Adulthood; higher education
    • Box 2, Folder 2: A commencement speech given by Welch to the Class of 1878. Welch speaks about when students graduate from college, they officially enter adultuhood and take on its responsibilities. He also discusses how education can be used to...
    • Rhetoric

    • Welch, Mary B. (Mary Beaumont), 1840-1923 ; Rhetoric ; Language and culture ; lecture notes
    • Lecture notes on rhetoric and grammar. Dated March 1878.
    • Adult day dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • One adult day dress with a bustle and multiple overskirts, pagoda sleeves with tassels on opening from elbow to wrist, tassels on overskirts and shoulder/back area, hat has flower and ribbons. Young women's dresses are shorter with smaller bustles...
    • Carriage Dress, Dinner Dress, and Opera Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Carriage Dress, Dinner Dress, and Opera Dress. The Opera Dress offers a striped pattern, shirred bodice, puffy leg-of-mutton sleeves, and a belt emphasizing the waist. There is quite a bit of decorate detail, particular near the hem, and the dress...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Three day dresses with jewel necklines, long sleeves, elliptical hoop skirts and small trains. One wears a capelet with fringe and a large bow at center back, and a small bonnet. The second has a waistline sash with long trailing ribbons, a shorter...
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Two day dresses with elliptical hoop skirts with shorter overskirts and wide lace trim in back, coat sleeves with shoulder ruffles, bodices have v-lines, one hat sits on top of head, the other is brim-less bonnet trimmed with ruffles and a bird....
    • Day dresses

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Day dresses, showing fabric overlays in lace, gingham, and other fabrics, with decorative ruffles and sashes. The waist is emphasized and there are also blouses underneath the bodice. The skirt length is shorter, and also is in layers.(published...
    • Day dresses for different generations

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Day dresses for different generations. The woman's dress consists of a simple, fitted bodice with a fold-over collar, bow; long, fitted sleeves with cuffs and shoulder extensions, a belted waist, and a full skirt. The dress has an asymmetrical...
    • Morning Dress and Carriage Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Morning Dress and Carriage Dress. The Morning Dress is fairly simple and includes a ruffled lace collar with matching lace bonnet (decorated with ribbon), matching earrings and a waist-long necklace, a shirred bodice with wide shoulders and...
    • Morning Dress and Walking Dress

    • Clothing and dress; Costume; Fashion; Fashion Plates; Fashion Illustrations
    • Morning Dress and Walking Dress. The Morning Dress illustrates a decorated apron over the dress, with a wrapped bodice underneath and patterned fabric. Leg-of-mutton sleeves and the skirt are both fairly wide, and the headwear is a lace bonnet...

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