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Boarding Houses

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Title Date Summary
1 Enlarging and beautifying the campus and physical plant
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.44
7/1/1995 President Latham's construction and landscaping programs prosper despite the Depression; photo.
2 Student social life
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.90
7/1/1995 Brief look at etiquette and Greek organizations in the 1930s; photo.
3 Institutional growth; transfer of governance to the State Board of Education (1906 through June, 1909)
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.255
7/1/1990 Organization of the school into formal departments; Dean of Women Walker develops guidelines for rooming houses; photo.
4 Life in the Normal School community
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.175
7/1/1990 The beginnings of extracurricular activities and groups at UNI including athletics and sports, oratory and debate, music, literary societies, and the Alumni Association; photo.
5 Student boarders wanted, $2/week, rooms near campus
Alumnus 64:2, p.14
5/1/1979 Description of living conditions in campus boarding houses around 1900; photo.
6 ISNS mission--to train teachers
Alumnus 61:3, p.12
9/1/1976 Early days of the school; photo.
7 Living conditions varied
Alumnus 61:3, p.16
9/1/1976 Life at college for early students; photo.
8 Societies spark campus life
Alumnus 61:3, p.14
9/1/1976 Influence of societies and social opportunities of early students; photo.
9 Untitled
Alumnus 60:2, p.Front Cover
5/1/1975 Boarding house group, c. 1900; photo.
10 Landlady of Merner House: second mother to SCI boys
College Eye 59:43, p.5
5/21/1965 Profile of Pauline Pieper, who keeps a rooming house on the Hill; photo.
11 The Training School, 1892-1928
Hart--Irving Harlow (Extension Faculty and Archivist)
First 75 Years 0:0, p.108
7/1/1951 Normal School re-establishes training school; efforts assisted by increased population on College Hill.
12 Problems of men's housing are being studied
College Eye 40:33, p.1
6/24/1949 Rooming house list under development; on-campus facilities remain very crowded.
13 College will list approved houses
College Eye 40:30, p.6
5/13/1949 Will re-establish practice of developing an approved list of rooming houses for men.
14 Mrs. Rownd dies
Alumnus 30:2, p.22
4/1/1946 Well-known boardinghouse owner Mrs. William S. Rownd (Martha Lidengton) died December 11, 1945; ran Rownd Hall at 2213 College Street for thirty-seven years.
15 She remembers the gay nineties--and what fun!
Chisholm--Belle Hayes
Alumnus 25:2, p.34
4/1/1941 Belle Hayes Chisholm recalls exciting trip to Des Moines in 1896, as representative of the Normal School.
16 Cold--but they enjoyed it
Sandy--William Ross (Class of 1897)
Alumnus 24:1, p.19
1/1/1940 W. R. Sandy recalls school in the 1880s; students lived in rooming houses far from campus and walked to the Hill every day; remembers chapel and other entertainments.
17 Mrs. Adams differentiates
College Eye 29:35, p.3
6/10/1938 Mazie Adams talks about being a housemother in an off-campus house.
18 Oldster C. Ray Aurner recalls student life in the Nineties
Alumnus 22:1, p.3
1/1/1938 Alumnus recalls experiences of living on College Hill and going to school in the 1880s and 1890s; recalls faculty, serving as secretary to President Seerley, selling schoolbooks, rooming houses.
19 Five of seven children choose Iowa State Teachers College
Alumnus 20:2, p.10
4/1/1936 Alumnus Herman Mueller recalls early days of institution; life on College Hill; members of his family who attended school here.
20 Hoffman House in named winner of decoration trophy
College Eye 27:18, p.1
21 Minimum price of men's rooms set at Hill meetings
College Eye 26:42, p.1
5/10/1935 Rate will be $1 per person per room.
22 Early graduate visits campus
Alumnus 18:4, p.6
10/1/1934 William W. Coates recalls early years of the school.
23 Boarding Club still active
Alumnus 18:3, p.19
7/1/1934 Club letter keeps friendships alive of group who boarded at Mrs. Wilder's house in 1890.
24 Co-ed prexys report nearly 100% for first meeting; discussion on duties and talk by Dean Campbell feature initial gathering
College Eye 23:3, p.2
6/19/1931 Nearly all rooming house presidents turned out for meeting with Dean Campbell.
25 Untitled
College Eye 22:2, p.2
9/19/1930 Housemothers form association.
26 Dr. Latham will address house mothers
College Eye 21:42, p.3
8/8/1930 Will speak on appropriate conditions for student housing.
27 Nearly 100 housemothers
College Eye 21:39, p.5
7/18/1930 Held a business meeting and tea.
28 Housemothers
College Eye 21:38, p.6
6/27/1930 Guests of the Dean of Women for a tea.
29 Housemothers rules are on the press
College Eye 21:37, p.3
6/20/1930 Will publish booklet of rules.
30 Housemothers meet to discuss problems
College Eye 21:36, p.3
6/13/1930 Consider problems of summer session students.
31 House mothers organize at meeting
College Eye 21:32, p.6
5/16/1930 Group offers opportunity to get acquainted and discuss problems.
32 Official announcements
College Eye 19:27, p.1
3/21/1928 Dean Walker will conduct meeting for rooming house managers.
33 New requirements for accredited rooming houses; excellent co-operation in coming up to standard
College Eye 19:2, p.1
9/14/1927 Text of standards for rooming houses.
34 Official notice!
College Eye 18:47, p.1
6/29/1927 Women should consult with the Dean of Women before taking rooms for the fall; new regulations in force.
35 Rooming house regulations; beginning fall 1927
College Eye 18:37, p.2
4/6/1927 Text of regulations.
36 Co-eds organize interest groups
College Eye 18:26, p.2
1/19/1927 Rooming houses and Bartlett Hall women will organize to discuss many topics.
37 Adams Hall news
College Eye 17:26, p.8
12/9/1925 Boarding house news.
38 Weir Hall news
College Eye 16:15, p.8
12/10/1924 Boarding house news.
39 Adams Hall notes
College Eye 16:14, p.8
12/3/1924 Boarding house news.
40 Tumble Inn
College Eye 16:14, p.2
12/3/1924 Boarding house news.
41 Adams Hall notes
College Eye 16:12, p.8
11/19/1924 Boarding house news.
42 Adams Hall news
College Eye 16:8, p.8
10/22/1924 Boarding house news.
43 Adams Hall news
College Eye 16:5, p.8
10/1/1924 Boarding house news.
44 The Inquiring Reporter
College Eye 16:2, p.3
9/10/1924 Students offer opinions on living conditions at I.S.T.C.; some believe a men's dormitory is needed.
45 Ley Hall
College Eye 15:31, p.2
4/16/1924 News of residents.
46 Barrigar Hall news
College Eye 15:15, p.3
12/12/1923 News of residents.
47 Ley Hall news
College Eye 15:14, p.8
12/5/1923 News of residents.
48 The Silver Arrow Club
College Eye 15:9, p.3
10/31/1923 Met for breakfast; roster of officers.
49 White House party
College Eye 15:9, p.7
10/31/1923 Hall party in honor of former student.
50 Ley Hall
College Eye 15:6, p.8
10/10/1923 News of visitors and events in Ley Hall.


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