By Mary E. Atherly
Now to be had for the 1st time in paperback, "Farm condominium" tells the tale of the 1st constitution equipped at the Iowa nation collage campus. Mary Atherly presents a accomplished background of the Farm apartment from its founding days in 1860 to its position because the middle of job for the recent collage to its moment lifestyles as a countrywide historical Landmark and inviting museum visited via hundreds of thousands every year. New pictures upload to the 1st edition's wealthy array of pictures and a foreword by way of Gregory Geoffroy, ISU's president due to the fact that 2001, provides to its old content material. The historical past of Iowa's merely land-grant collage and its remarkable cultural and academic effect at the country and the state because it advanced from version farm to school to fashionable multipurpose collage is inseparable from the historical past of the Farm condo.
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