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Agricultural engineering student using an engineer's transit, 1957

Agricultural engineering student using an engineer's transit, 1957

Title

Agricultural engineering student using an engineer's transit, 1957

Description

Agricultural engineering student Kent Mitchell uses an engineer's transit in soil and water conservation work.
The teaching of agricultural engineering at Iowa State University began in 1903 and was overseen by the Department of Agronomy from 1905 to 1907. The Department of Agricultural Engineering was formally established in 1907. It was renamed the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering in 1990. In 2004, the Department merged with the Department of Industrial Education and Technology. It is jointly administered by the College of Engineering and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Creator

Dean; Iowa State University

Source

09-07-F.AgEngr.555-04-008

Publisher

Iowa State University Library Special Collections; http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/index.html

Date

1957

Rights

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Relation

University Photographs; http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/collections/images.html

Format

Photograph

Type

Image (grayscale)
Image

Identifier

09-07-F.AgEngr.555-04-008
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