Agriculture & Biosystems Engineering
Farmers and farm workers in Iowa and the Midwest took organized actions to protect their livelihood and well-being. This exhibit documents agricultural activism from 1929-1969, focusing on four specific events.
Links to a group of digital collections related to Agriculture Engineering, which includes Jay Brownlee Davidson scrapbooks, and historical images from the University Photographs.
Images from the Jay Brownlee Davidson and University Photographs digital collections that include students, faculty, laboratory equipment and workshops.
The first head of the department, Davidson transformed agricultural engineering from a supplemental engineering program into a full four-year curriculum. Included are several scrapbooks of his travels oversea.