# Fifty Years at the Teachers College

Campus History by David Sands Wright

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"Generals" Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.78 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's account of long student recitations. | |

2 |
Administrative changes Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.111 |
7/1/1926 | Principal Seerley does away with entrance examinations for high school graduates; State Superintendent added to Board. | |

3 |
Albert Loughridge Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.118 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketch of Professor Loughridge. | |

4 |
Alumni Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.97 |
7/1/1926 | Notes on early alumni who achieved prominence. | |

5 |
Beginning of the Seerley administration Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.109 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's account of the early, difficult days. | |

6 |
Beginnings in music Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.68 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's account of music at the Normal School. | |

7 |
Boards of management Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.148 |
7/1/1926 | The three state schools come under one board; tributes to members of Board of Directors and Board of Trustees. | |

8 |
Chapel talks Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.223 |
7/1/1926 | Description of the program; examples of good speakers who have appeared. | |

9 |
Commencement week Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.183 |
7/1/1926 | Sketch of a typical commencement round of activities. | |

10 |
Courses of study Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.93 |
7/1/1926 | Description of the early curriculum and the early graduates of the Normal School. | |

11 |
Creation of the Iowa State Normal School Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.26 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's detailed assessment of the efforts which resulted in the founding of the Normal School. | |

12 |
David Sands Wright Aitchison--Alison E. (Class of 1903; Geography Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.9 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Aitchison's biography of Professor Wright; photo. | |

13 |
Dean of Women Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.222 |
7/1/1926 | Establishment of the office; duties of Marion McFarland Walker; selection of Mr. Reed as Dean of Men.. | |

14 |
Departments Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.193 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history of Instructional department organization. | |

15 |
Drawing and accounts Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.70 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's account of Professor Hull's efforts at the Normal School. | |

16 |
First Commencement Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.117 |
7/1/1926 | Principal Seerley makes his first public address. | |

17 |
First meetings of the Board of Directors Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.41 |
7/1/1926 | The election of the first faculty; establishing rules of operation. | |

18 |
Foreword Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.5 |
7/1/1926 | President Seerley's short tribute to Professor Wright. | |

19 |
Growth and expansion Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.129 |
7/1/1926 | Description of the steady growth in enrollment and the ways in which the Normal School met the needs of the state; growth of the campus and its facilities. | |

20 |
Later early instructors Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.72 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketches of early members of the Normal School faculty. | |

21 |
Library and Museum Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.150 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history of early library facilities; description of new Library Building, now Seerley Hall, including portraits and the mural. | |

22 |
Literary societies Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.74 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's account of the founding of the first literary societies. | |

23 |
Literary societies Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.179 |
7/1/1926 | Quick sketch of literary societies including their origins and yells. | |

24 |
Melvin F. Arey Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.128 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketch of Professor Arey. | |

25 |
Military training Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.176 |
7/1/1926 | History of the Student Battalion and military training on campus from 1892 through 1903; athletics rise after death of Major Dinwiddie. | |

26 |
Movements for additional state normal schools Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.138 |
7/1/1926 | Overcrowded conditions at the Normal School lead to a dilemma: should the state start more schools or build another building at Cedar Falls? | |

27 |
Page and Parish Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.123 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketches of Professors Leonard W. Parish and Abbott C. Page. | |

28 |
Period of restored prosperity Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.249 |
7/1/1926 | Brief statement on college facilities in 1926. | |

29 |
Personal and character sketches Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.252 |
7/1/1926 | Allegories by Professor Wright. | |

30 |
Principal J. C. Gilchrist Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.42 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright's biography of Principal Gilchrist. | |

31 |
Religious activities Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.64 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright describes the early influence of religion at the Normal School. | |

32 |
Religious enterprises Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.158 |
7/1/1926 | Detailed account of campus religious organizations and practices during the first fifty years; the religious education curriculum | |

33 |
School extension Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.229 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history of Extension Service. | |

34 |
School periodicals Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.186 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history and description of the newspapers, the yearbook, and the alumni letter. | |

35 |
School songs and yells Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.191 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history of songs and yells. | |

36 |
Societies Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.213 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright surveys the founding and history of many campus organizations. | |

37 |
South Hall (Gilchrist Hall) Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.81 |
7/1/1926 | Description of the construction and facilities of Old Gilchrist Hall. | |

38 |
State Board of Education Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.212 |
7/1/1926 | The Governor appoints the first members. | |

39 |
Students' Day Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.75 |
7/1/1926 | Students imitate professors and run the school for a day. | |

40 |
The Auditorium Building Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.144 |
7/1/1926 | Multiple smaller buildings are rejected in favor of one large building; cornerstone laid November 13, 1900; description of facilities; dedicated January 20, 1902; building marks beginning of new growth. | |

41 |
The Boarding Department Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.62 |
7/1/1926 | Professor Wright discusses the administration of student boarding in the early years of the Normal School. | |

42 |
The catalogs Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.116 |
7/1/1926 | Changes in curriculum and procedures under Principal Seerley. | |

43 |
The change of name Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.208 |
7/1/1926 | Rationale for changing name from Normal School to Teachers College. | |

44 |
The English Department Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.201 |
7/1/1926 | Brief history of the department, including debate and oratory. | |

45 |
The first Board of Directors Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.29 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketches of the members of the first board as well as other early officials. | |

46 |
The first faculty Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.47 |
7/1/1926 | Biographical sketches of Professors Bartlett and Webster. | |

47 |
The home of the State Normal School Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.52 |
7/1/1926 | The appearance of the campus and the building in 1876. | |

48 |
The Iowa Club Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.238 |
7/1/1926 | History of the Iowa Club, a group of students who were enrolled in the rural education course. | |

49 |
The ISTC and the STA Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.241 |
7/1/1926 | History of the relationship between the College and the State Teachers Association; biographical sketches of college faculty who have been leaders. | |

50 |
The June Commencement of 1886 Wright--David Sands (Mathematics Faculty) Fifty Years at the Teachers College 0:0, p.98 |
7/1/1926 | Homer H. Seerley is elected in place of Principal Gilchrist. |

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