Early model McCormick-Deering tractors were originally painted gray with red wheels. In fact, all model 15-30’s and 22-36’s left the factory in these colors. On November 1, 1936, International Harvester discontinued the use of tractor gray moving…
This is a view taken in front of the old railroad tracks south of the Capitol in 2010. A small forested area replaces the once barren grounds and the Capitol. The hill above the trees is too tall for the Capitol to be seen past the trees.
This is a page from the collection "Bicentennial Reflections: History of Des Moines Public Schools, 1876-1976" by Dr. Robert R. Denny, published by the Des Moines Public Schools in Des Moines, Iowa in 1976.
This commencement speech was originally given by Dr. Charles Reuben Keyes to the Student Body of Cornell College in the Senior Chapel on May 29, 1941. The text was read by Rev. Richard Thomas at Cornell's anniversary convocation on March 30, 1978.…
Raymond L. Bustos
East Moline, Ill.
John M. Caluwaert
Gary P. Cangelosi
William J. Carney
John J. Carroll
Bronx, N. Y.
Rasmo L. Casini
Letter from Abraham Lincoln to Hawkins Taylor, a prominent Republican of Keokuk, Iowa who had represented Lee County in the state's first territorial legislature. Lincoln comments on Stephen A. Douglas' prospects of becoming the Democratic…