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President's Cottage

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Title Date Summary
1 Building history
Northern Iowa Today 93:2, p.4
9/1/2009 Tribute to James E. Robinson, who planned many of the older buildings on campus; photo.
2 Actions of the General Assembly--1890-1902; finally significant commitment
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.115
7/1/1990 Analysis of the struggles to obtain adequate funding for the Normal School; the millage tax; the Auditorium Building dedication; photo.
3 Administering a burgeoning normal school
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.154
7/1/1990 Debate over the mission of the Normal School; disparity in salary for women and men; duties of Board; organization of library services; photo.
4 Institutional growth and program expansion to 1890
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.107
7/1/1990 Enrollment grows; the Board outlines its authority more clearly; difficulties with the Boarding Department and physical facilities; photo.
5 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.
6 UNI long ago
Northern Iowan 70:55, p.1
5/14/1974 A photograph of UNI in 1891, then known as the Iowa State Normal School; photo.
7 1892's pride--Prexy's new 'cottage'
College Eye 33:21, p.1
2/20/1942 A sketch of President Seerley's new home was the first illustration to be printed in the Normal Eyte; photo.
8 Students have use of three buildings for hospital needs
College Eye 27:43, p.2
5/15/1936 History of health services on campus.
9 Hansen, keeper of the keys, has had varied campus career; apprentice in 1890; now foreman of shop and custodian of keys
College Eye 27:45, p.1
6/14/1935 Profile of Hans Hansen, who has performed in many capacities at ISTC.
10 Four whose lives were close to campus affairs, taken by death during fall term
Alumnus 19:1, p.11
1/1/1935 Clara Seerley died November 13, 1934; Laura Falkler died October 31, 1934; James E. Robinson died September 6, 1934; Mrs. Harry Eells died November 6, 1934; short biographical sketches.
11 Health Service
Old Gold 0:0, p.39
6/1/1933 History; began in 1909 when President Seerley move into his new home; photos.
12 "Whatever this campus is, 'Jim' Robinson has made it," says President Emeritus Seerley of former superintendent of buildings and grounds
College Eye 23:9, p.1
7/31/1931 Memories of J. E. Robinson's time as campus grounds superintendent.
13 Dr. and Mrs. Seerley comfortably located
College Eye 20:1, p.1
9/12/1928 Will live in original President's Cottage; photo.
14 Remodeling president's future home
College Eye 19:42, p.1
7/12/1928 President Seerley will return to the President's Cottage, originally built for him and his family.
15 Pre-Kindergarten school at T.C.
College Eye 18:9, p.1
9/8/1926 Will conduct class in former President's Cottage under direction of Marjorie Momeyer and Ilse Forest.
16 Xanho
Old Gold 0:0, p.292
6/1/1926 Members, brief history; organized in 1902; photo.
17 Did you know?
College Eye 15:10, p.3
11/7/1923 Most of the existing buildings on campus were designed by James E. Robinson.
18 Administration Building
Old Gold 0:0, p.7
6/1/1913 Photo.
19 Photo
Old Gold 0:0, p.204
6/1/1910 Photo of the President's Cottage.
20 Hospital arrangements; vote of students on a hospital insurance fee is taken; final arrangements depend on decision of finance committee.
Normal Eyte 20:8, p.138
10/27/1909 Rules for new hospital service; supported by voluntary fee of $2; awaiting final decision by Finance Committee.
21 Official
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 20:7, p.120
10/20/1909 College Hospital will open as soon as possible
22 Finance Committee here; school to have a hospital
Normal Eyte 20:4, p.67
9/29/1909 When the Seerley family moves out of the President's Cottage, the building will be converted to a hospital; tentative plans underway.
23 Northeast view from buildings
Old Gold 0:0, p.283
6/1/1907 View of Cedar Falls; photo.
24 Iowa State Normal School
Normal Eyte 16:1, p.2
9/13/1905 View from northeast corner of campus; photo.
25 Homer Horatio Seerley
Normal Eyte Annual 0:0, p.3
6/1/1905 Biographical profile of President Seerley; photo.
26 The original State Normal School, 1876
Normal Eyte Annual 0:0, p.6
6/1/1905 Brief description of Central Hall and North Hall and their use in 1905; photo.
27 Front view Iowa State Normal School; showing front campus, Pres. Seerley's cottage, Central Hall, and Auditorium Building
Normal Eyte 15:1, p.9
9/10/1904 A photo of the front entrance to campus.
28 State Normal buildings and grounds
Normal Eyte 7:35, p.
6/11/1898 Panoramic view from the east; photo.
29 State Normal buildings
Normal Eyte 6:33, p.386
6/12/1897 Panoramic view from the east; photo.
30 Notwithstanding the fact
Normal Eyte 6:1, p.2
9/12/1896 Storm swept across campus on August 21, 1896; several buildings damaged with a loss of $1000.
31 Untitled
Normal Eyte 3:36, p.282
6/23/1894 Panoramic view of campus looking east; photo.
32 The President's Cottage
Normal Eyte 1:2, p.16
1/19/1892 Description of facilities for the President's family; significant improvement over quarters in Old Gilchrist Hall; cost was $6000; photo.

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