Ada Hayden Papers

Ada Hayden Papers

The Ada Hayden Papers (1864-2007) include biographical information, diplomas and certificates, illustrations, list of publications, and a small amount of general correspondence and correspondence concerning the Hayden family as well as a bibliography of early botanists. The collection also...

Adams Family Papers

Adams Family Papers

The Adams Family Papers (1618-2008, undated) contains correspondence, writings, diaries, newspaper clippings, the family bible and biographical materials. The biographical materials include newspaper clippings, journals, and diaries of the family members.

Curtiss-Wright Engineering Cadettes

Curtiss-Wright Engineering Cadettes

Photos, publications, course materials, and ephemera documenting the Curtiss-Wright Engineering Cadettes at ISU during World War II.

Iowa Seed Catalogs

Iowa Seed Catalogs

This collection contains trade catalogs, 1881-1922, from Iowa seed companies, such as the Iowa Seed Company and Dorr's Iowa Seeds. Catalogs include seeds and bulbs for flowers, trees, herbs, ornamental shrubs, vegetables, grains, grasses, and fruit. In addition, the catalogs often also include...

Iowa State Parks

Iowa State Parks

This collection is based on an online exhibit, "A More Beautiful Iowa: Iowa's State Parks System," was was a physical exhibit displayed in the Iowa State University Library Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) during the summer and fall semester of 2017. Celebrating the 100th...

We are ISU- Snapshots of Student Life

We are ISU- Snapshots of Student Life

For 150 years, members of the Iowa State University community have been welcoming students to campus. From the beginning, Iowa State was open – at least nominally – to men and women, rich and poor, and any race or ethnicity. This exhibit celebrates the history of student life on this campus and...