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Edith Cooke, Buena Vista College and Buena Vista County in World War I scrapbook

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Edith Cooke, Buena Vista College and Buena Vista County in World War I scrapbook, Buena Vista University, 1922

BV librarian, Edith Cooke, was asked by the State Historical Society of Iowa to compile a WWI scrapbook. It contains news clippings about soldiers and…

A scrapbook for our soldiers and sailors (World War I scrapbook)

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A scrapbook for our soldiers and sailors (World War I scrapbook), Edith Cooke, Buena Vista University, 1917

A scrapbook, compiled by BV professor, Edith Cooke, Esther Aitken, and Ruth Meighen, to send to an unknown soldier while he was fighting in World War…

John M. Linn

1892-1894, John M. Linn

No photograph is available. BV, due to pressure from the Board of Aid, becomes a two-year institution.

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John M. Linn

John M. Linn, Buena Vista University, 1892-1894

No photograph is available. BV, due to pressure from the Board of Aid, becomes a two-year institution.

Frederick V. Moore

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Frederick V. Moore, 1995-2017

BVC becomes BVU. The opening of the new Information Technology Center coincides with the inauguration of BV's 17th president. A new science center is…

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Keith G. Briscoe

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Keith G. Briscoe, 1974-1995

Under Briscoe's leadership, BV was able to secure an $18 million gift that resulted in the construction of the Harold Walter Siebens School of…

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Wendell Q. Halverson

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Wendell Q. Halverson, 1961-1973

"During Halverson's tenure, the student population doubled and the college celebrated its 75th anniversary in 1966. Halverson oversaw the construction…

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John A. Fisher

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John A. Fisher, 1954-1960

"Old Main burned in 1956, but Dixon-Eilers rose from its ashes. Under Fisher's leadership, BV purchases an IBM data processing machine in 1959."

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Henry Olson

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Henry Olson, 1931-1953

"College celebrates its 50th anniversaryin 1941, and Olson rescues the college from bankruptcy."

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Evert L. Jones

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Evert L. Jones, 1924-1931

"Continuing fiscal issues plague BV, and Jones' hopes to establish an endowment do not materialize, especially after the Stock Market crash of 1929.…

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