By Mary E. Atherly
Now on hand for the 1st time in paperback, "Farm residence" tells the tale of the 1st constitution equipped at the Iowa nation collage campus. Mary Atherly offers a complete background of the Farm condo from its founding days in 1860 to its position because the middle of task for the hot collage to its moment existence as a countrywide ancient Landmark and alluring museum visited by way of hundreds of thousands every year. New pictures upload to the 1st edition's wealthy array of pictures and a foreword via Gregory Geoffroy, ISU's president for the reason that 2001, provides to its historic content material. The heritage of Iowa's simply land-grant college and its awesome cultural and academic effect at the country and the kingdom because it developed from version farm to school to fashionable multipurpose collage is inseparable from the heritage of the Farm residence.
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