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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 kingdom college campus. Mary Atherly presents a accomplished background of the Farm residence from its founding days in 1860 to its position because the heart of job for the recent university to its moment lifestyles as a countrywide old Landmark and alluring museum visited through hundreds of thousands every year. New pictures upload to the 1st edition's wealthy array of pictures and a foreword by means of Gregory Geoffroy, ISU's president because 2001, provides to its historic content material. The historical past of Iowa's simply land-grant college and its striking cultural and academic impression at the kingdom and the country because it developed from version farm to varsity to fashionable multipurpose college is inseparable from the heritage of the Farm condo.

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