African American

Carver, George Washington

George Washington Carver

The George Washington Carver digital collection contains images of Carver as well as letters and correspondence between Carver and Iowa State colleagues. The majority of correspondence is to Carver's mentor, Dr. Louis Pammel.

203 documents, includes images.

Trice, Jack

Jack Trice Papers

Jack Trice was the first African-American athlete at ISU, competing in football and track. During his first football game, he suffered severe injures that resulted in his death. In 1997, the ISU football stadium was formally named after him.

15 documents, includes images.