Natural History

The Special Collections Department holds many prominent collections relating to conservation and natural history.

 

 Primary Sources in Special Collections and University Archives

Abrams, Rochonne

MS-303

Allen, George E. (1886-1944) and Sewell E. (1913-1975)

MS-081

American School of Wildlife Protection

MS-133

Barnett, Clay C. (1895-1994)

MS-024

Baur, R. Edward (1895-1977)

MS-082

Beardsley, John D. (1904-1978)

MS-079

Beck, F. Paul (1905-1975)

MS-037

Behn, Ernest E.

RS 21/07/13

Bennett, Hugh Hammond (1881-1960) (pdf file)

MS-164

Big Bluestem Audubon Society

MS-592

Black, Margaret

MS-013

Carlander, Kenneth D. (b. 1915)

RS 09/10/52

Central Iowa Tillage Expo

MS-229

Citizens Against River Pollution

MS-472

Citizens Committee to Eliminate Litter in Iowa

MS-088

Citizens United for Responsible Energy

MS-142

Citizens United for the Conservation of Underground Water, Inc.

MS-222

Dehner, John A.  (1874-?)

MS-146

DuMont, Philip A.

MS-153

Errington, Paul L. (1902-1962)

RS 13/25/51

Erskine, Alden J. (b. 1901)

MS-085

Fairfield (Iowa) Bird Club

MS-386

Farm Land Preservation Association, Inc.

MS-108

Fisher, Sherry Robert (b. 1907)

MS-007

Hayden, Ada

RS 13/5/55

Hough, Emerson (1857-1923)

MS-310

Iowa Association of Naturalists

MS-397

Iowa Citizens to Save the Ledges State Park

MS-097

Iowa Civilian Conservation Corps

MS-188

Iowa Conservation Education Council

MS-026

Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

MS-593

Iowa Natural Resources Council

MS-104

Iowa Ornithological Association

MS-581

Iowa Ornithologists' Union

MS-166

Iowa River Greenbelt Resource Trust

MS-395

Iowa State Soil Conservation Committee Newspaper Scrapbooks

MS-497

Iowa Soil Conservation Districts

MS-264

Isely, Duane

RS 13/5/56

Izaak Walton League of America (Iowa Division)

MS-036

Johnson-Groh, Cindy Lee

MS-353

Kehe, Luvern W. (b. 1909)

MS-043

Lamp, George E., Sr. (1903-1964)

RS 21/07/63

Leopold, Frederic (1895-1989)

MS-113

Little Sioux Watershed

MS-106

MacDonald, G.B. (1883-1960)

RS 09/14/11

Master Sample of Agriculture, Zone 3 (pdf file)

RS 13/24/00/05

McNurlen, Keith A. (1919-1973)

MS-028

National Association of Conservation Districts (pdf file)

MS-460

Nelson, Rev. Laurance N. (1908-1970)

MS-025

New Alchemy Institute

MS-254

Pammel, Louis H. (pdf file)

RS 13/5/13

Parker, Louise L. 

MS-014

Pohl, Richard

RS 13/5/53

Polk County (Iowa) Conservation Board

MS-053

Rosene, Walter

MS-589

Runkel, Sylvan

MS-619

Save the Ledges Coalition

MS-075

Soil and Water Conservation Society

MS-279

Speaker, Everett B. (1907-1971)

RS 21/07/43

Steffen, Robert (b. 1917)

MS-135

Story County (Iowa) Land Preservation Association

MS-169

Texas Soil Conservation Districts

MS-206

Tonsfeldt, Wallis R. 

MS-558

United States. Soil Conservation Service Hydrologic Laboratory (Spartanburg, South Carolina)

MS-180

United States. Soil Conservation Service Oral History Collection

MS-198

United States. Soil Conservation Service Photograph Collection

MS-179

Wildlife Publication Collection

MS-359

Wildlife Society-Iowa Chapter

MS-015


  For further information on the these collections or to discuss the possibility of donating a collection,
  contact:

Special Collections Department
403 Parks Library
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-2140
Telephone: (515) 294-6672
Fax: (515) 294-3186
archives@iastate.edu