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Fifty Years at the Teachers College

Campus History by David Sands Wright

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Title Date Summary
1 "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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