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Theses/Dissertations from 1910

Moore, Fred (1910), A study in cardiac arrhythmias

Mount, George Haines (1910), The correlation of pitch discrimination with control of the voice, musical training, hearing ability and general intelligence

Schaefer, Heinrich Gottlieb (1910), The curve for the variation of pitch discrimination within the tonal range

Schreiber, George Raemer (1910), The genesis of Kant's theory of the primacy of the will

Smiley, Wilford Sherman (1910), A comparative study of the results obtained in the instruction of graded and ungraded schools

Theses/Dissertations from 1909

Aurner, Clarence Ray (1909), The attitude of the child mind toward natural phenomena

Frary, Guy Griffin (1909), The nitration of paraxylenesulphonic acid

Galloway, George (1909), The Pure Food and Drugs Act, June 30, 1906

Imai, Misao (1909), The lowest audible tone

Jewell, Frances Angeline (1909), The New York ratifying convention of 1788

Johnson, Orie Friedline Mrs (1909), Heine's attitude toward the sea

Marolf, Louis Charles (1909), Die Anmut in Goethes Liedern

Moffitt, Chester Earl (1909), Teachers' institutes

Ogawa, Yoitch (1909), Proposed amendments of the national banking system of the United States, with special reference to asset currency

Otis, Caroline N. (1909), Distribution of heat in a cooling sphere

Pelzer, Louis (1909), Augustus Caesar Dodge : a study in American politics

Portlock, Beth M. (1909), A study of the spicules of the Gorgoniaceae

Prall, Thaddeus Milton (1909), A study of apperception in its relation to eighth grade work

Richter, Jesse Charles (1909), The juvenile court in its relation to education

Robbie, Alexander Cumming (1909), The righting effect in the Zöllner illusion

Root, Ralph E. (1909), Surfaces applicable to a surface of revolution

Stoner, Dayton (1909), A comparative study of the facial bones of the mammalia

Sylvester, Reuel Hull (1909), The history of permanent school funds in the United States

Wheeler, Merritt W. (1909), The germicidal value and some other characteristics, of the more common disenfectants

Woods, Mary Louise (1909), The storing of starch in certain trees

Theses/Dissertations from 1908

Blackwell, William Albert (1908), The orthography of Chaucer with an introduction on the spelling of the 14th century prior to Chaucer

Bond, Perry Avery (1908), Some oxidation products of 6-nitro-1-3-dimethylbenzene-4-sulfonic acid

Burge, Jennie (1908), The educational value of play and possibilities of the playground

Clark, Dan Elbert (1908), The opposition to the constitution in the Virginia ratifying convention, 1788

Ferriss, Emery N. (1908), Anzengruber's portrayal of character

Garver, Frank Harmon (1908), A study of the credentials of the delegates to the first Continental Congress

Huston, Ralph Chase (1908), The action of nitric acid on benzoyl-chloride in the presence of acetic anhydride

Jewell, Susan Grace (1908), The comparative microscopy of the digestive tract in amphibians, reptiles and mammals

Jones, Pamelia Pearl (1908), Social life in territorial Iowa

King, Albert Darius (1908), Conditions of entrance to professional courses in universities

Kondo, Choyea (1908), Banking in Iowa

Krieger, Herbert W. (1908), Eine Lebensphilosophie in Goethes Tasso

Leydig, Ida F. (1908), The education of Helen Keller

Lundgren, Emil Leonard (1908), Factory management

Marsh, Ruth Maria (1908), Recent contributions to sociological theory

Metzger, Della Elizabeth (1908), Goethe's educational ideas

Mingus, Florence Mary (1908), State provision for public school libraries

Mount, George Haines (1908), Text-book legislation in the United States

Parish, John Carl (1908), The administrative departments, offices, boards, commissions and public institutions of Iowa, from 1838 to 1897; a study in administration

Schaub, Edward Leroy (1908), An empirical study of the conception of immortality

Sies, Raymond William (1908), The relative lowness of teachers salaries

Van Ness, Orpha May (1908), Studies in the coloration of North America land birds

West, Myrta Gertrude (1908), The development of secondary education in Iowa

Wischkaemper, Richard (1908), Goethes und Kants Denkart, ein Vergleich

Theses/Dissertations from 1907

Bale, Christian Emil (1907), The syntax of the genitive case in the Lindisfarne gospel

Cave, Charles Elmer (1907), The friendship of Schiller and Körner, with special reference to their correspondence

Fracker, George Cutler (1907), On the transference of training in memory

Johnson, Elisabeth (1907), Schiller's Odes to Laura

Johnson, Henry Charles (1907), A study of individual variation in school children

Morgan, William John (1907), Some derivative of 1-3-dimethyl-2-6-dinitrobenzene-4-sulphonic acid

Ormrod, Minnie Emily (1907), The principles of the attraction of regard in the Poggendorf figure

Rathbun, Don S. (1907), Some new phases of the subsidy question

Ruggles, Clyde Orval (1907), The Greenback movement in Iowa

Smith, Franklin Orion (1907), Individual differences in color vision

Speidel, Mae Agnes (1907), A study of the strong verbs in German

Tatum, Arthur Lawrie (1907), Solubility in organic solvents

Wheeler, Forrest Z. (1907), Individual differences in pitch discrimination and their pedagogical significance

Theses/Dissertations from 1906

Beaulier, Lee Victor (1906), A study of deportment

Byrnes, Ralph Leonidas (1906), The relation of bacteria to the various industries

Cummings, Margaret Paulina (1906), The gods in the Aeneid of Vergil

Edmondson, Charles Howard (1906), The protozoa of Iowa

Fitch, Harry Holland (1906), The gender of dies

Kirby, James Francis (1906), Public speaking as a formative element in the making of the American revolution

McClenahan, Perry Eugene (1906), Permanent school funds in the United States : their origin and history and a discussion of local taxation in Iowa

Perkins, Daniel Reese (1906), Religious ideas of the pagan Filipinos

Reed, Leslie Irving (1906), A study of individual variations

Royal, Malcolm Allen (1906), A thesis on pseudo-parasites

Schlaifer, Mabel Evelyn Ellerbroek (1906), Dreams in the Nibelungenlied

Starch, Daniel (1906), Perimetry of the localization of sound …

Sunier, Bertha (1906), Seventeenth century society according to Boileau's satires

Thomas, Seth (1906), Development of the theory of value

Van Steenderen, Frederic Cornelius Leonard (1906), The translations from the French in Middle-Dutch literature

Theses/Dissertations from 1905

Bell, W. B. (1905), Modifications in size, form and function of homologous crustacean appendages

Burnett, George Ritter (1905), The militia law of early Iowa

Cronin, Sarah Elizabeth (1905), Mathematical theory of diffusion

Elbert, Ethelind Swire (1905), Port Royal

Ferriss, Emery N. (1905), Lessing's place in the development of the German drama

Ferson, Merton L. (1905), The law of homestead exemptions in Iowa

Haan, Frederike Barbara (1905), Lessing's attitude toward modern foreign literature

Jeffers, Mabel V. Hoffman (1905), Oracles and prophets in Sophocles

Johnson, Joseph Oliver (1905), Constitutional and institutional history of the Northwest Territory and of the Territory of Michigan

Kato, Shodo (1905), Diplomatic relations betweeen the United States and Japan

Monnet, Julien C. (1905), The political ideas of Thomas Jefferson

Pratt, Margaret A. (1905), History of child labor legislation

Rich, David W. (1905), The persuasive methods of Demosthenes, as illustrated in the Olynthiac and Philippic orations

Smith, Ethel Lenore (1905), The true worth of man as represented by Lessing

Watson, Emery Ernest (1905), Theory of the eccentricity of the sextant, Wegener No. 1840

Wiehr, Josef (1905), The naturalistic plays of Gerhart Hauptmann, a study …

Theses/Dissertations from 1904

Albert, Fred (1904), The value of determination of blood pressure as an aid in clinical diagnosis

Bailey, Frederick William (1904), The sphygmogram

Ballard, George Henry (1904), The political economy of Sir James Steuart

Bell, W. B. (1904), Homology of the appendages of the Crustacea

Branson, Laura B. (1904), A study of carcinoma uteri with special reference to its pathology and etiology

Eckhard, Henrietta Drothy Plock (1904), Eine chronologisch-kritische Bibliographie des Muspilli

Egan, George William (1904), Some phases of American political theory : Clay, Webster, Calhoun

Goodwin, J. G. (1904), A study of the measure of precision in certain volumetric chemical methods

Groendycke, Clara Louisa (1904), Hyperbolic functions

Ishizawa, Kyngoro (1904), The taxing system in Japan with outline of taxation

Johnson, Anna (1904), Extension of the Galois theory to linear differential equations

King, Agnes (1904), The use of expressions of necessity in Caesar compared with the usage of contemporary prose authors

Lorenz, Charlotte Marie (1904), Der altgermanische Seelenglaube in den Volksliedern

McGee, Alice Florence (1904), A study in French poetry from an historical and technical point of view

Resser, Jesse (1904), The second transition in American oratory

Sherbon, Florence Brown (1904), A curve of mental fatigue

Speidel, Ida Theresa (1904), Isothermal surfaces in a cooling cylinder

Theses/Dissertations from 1903

Burton, Harry Edward (1903), Theory of the astronomical transit instrument applied to the portable transit instrument Wuerdemann no. 26 : a compilation from various authorities, with original observations

Conner, Jacob Elon (1903), The development of belligerent occupation

Eddy, Helen M. (1903), Slave life as represented in the comedies of Plautus

Farrell, Thomas (1903), Transition in American oratory, or the rise of the lawyer

Gaston, Myron Clinton (1903), The life of men and slavery as represented in the works of Aristophanes

Kawakami, Kiyoshi Karl (1903), The political ideas of modern Japan

Lambert, Charles Irwin (1903), The cytology of carcinomata with special reference to cell inclusions

Maita, Minora (1903), The government of Japan

Meyerholz, Charles Henry (1903), A study of territorial organization in the United States

Paxson, Susan (1903), The educational value of Latin in the secondary school

Plass, Fanny Annette Sunier (1903), Some literary relations between France and England in the eighteenth century

Schaub, Lincoln Frederick (1903), Data and motives for visual perception of space

Simonton, Thomas Milton (1903), Taxation of corporations in Iowa

Smith, Mabel Clare (1903), Family life as portrayed by Sophocles

Theses/Dissertations from 1902

Albert, Henry (1902), A study of the leucocytes, with special reference to their biology and relation to disease

Baughman, Ruby (1902), Social aspects of compulsory education

Beck, William Edmund (1902), Cauchy's delimilation theorems and their applications

Briggs, Fletcher (1902), Some tendencies and influences in Lessing's private life as represented in his correspondence

Brown, Samuel Joe (1902), A constitutional view of the recent abridgements of the rights of Negro citizens by certain of the southern states of the union

Buffum, Hugh Straight (1902), The influence of the Puritan minister in the making of New England

Dean, Ray Herbert (1902), The histogenetic study of the renal neoplasms

Harkness, Gordon Follette (1902), Ocular neoplasms

Hornsyld, Peder Pedersen (1902), Lessing as a critic and writer of comedy

Hruska, Victoria (1902), The miser in French literature

Kemmerer, Theodore Wilbert (1902), Tumors of the central nervous system

Paarmann, Juergen Hermann (1902), A systematic study of the diaphragm and the operculum in the hydroids

Stromsten, Frank Albert (1902), The microscopical anatomy of the digestive tract of Ictalurus punctatus Raf

Weld, LeRoy Dougherty (1902), A brief elementary treatise on terrestrial magnetism

Werts, Charles Martel (1902), A study of the proteolytic enzymes found in germinating seeds

Wise, George Chester (1902), Grammatical gender in German with special reference to nouns ending in -nis

Theses/Dissertations from 1901

Brink, Frank N. (1901), The determination of the carbon dioxide in the air of the school rooms of Iowa City

Donohoe, A. P. (1901), The volumetric determination of the vegetable alkaloids

Lambert, John Joseph (1901), The cytology of the digestive tract and accessory organs of Necturus maculatus, Raf

Sayers, Samuel Jefferson (1901), The four plans of a federal constitution presented in the convention of 1787

Spurgeon, Floris J. (1901), The history of liquor legislation in Iowa

Williams, Charles Allyn (1901), Notes on the history of the preterite presents

Theses/Dissertations from 1900

Arnold, H. S. (1900), Birds of northern North America

Ensign, Forest Chester (1900), The care of the insane in Iowa

Fracker, George Cutler (1900), Some principles of education derived from researches in the study of children

Louis, Ezra L. Owen (1900), French Romanticism, considered in its relations to similiar movements in England and France

Merritt, Fred D. (1900), The early history of banking in Iowa

Theses/Dissertations from 1899

Anderson, Theodore (1899), Codification of the law in the Commonwealth of Iowa

Bartsch, Paul (1899), The literature of Iowa birds; a complete record of the published writings on the birds of Iowa. Consisting first, of a list of the species with the references to each chronologically arranged under it: second, a bibliography citing the papers published annually from the time of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804) to the present date (1899)

Burge, Albertus Joseph (1899), The nuclei of the cranial nerves of the rat

Parsons, Louis Alexander (1899), Magnetic constants

Thorne, Clifford (1899), Liberty; an essay in political theory

Theses/Dissertations from 1898

Hartman, Russell T. (1898), Coal measures and coal mining in Iowa, including paleontology and a discussion on the coal formation; also the methods of mining

Hilsinger, George E. (1898), The present system of taxation in Iowa and suggested reforms

Savage, Thomas Edmund (1898), A detailed section of the Devonian formations in Johnson County, Iowa. Comprising sections of the typical exposures, with a correlation of their beds and a list and discussion of the fossils characteristic of each

Thompson, George Fayette (1898), Geology and paleontology of Johnson County, Iowa. Comprising a description of the Devonian exposure; and of all known species belonging to the Devonian of the region studies

Watt, Walter G. (1898), History of the currency, 1848-1873

Theses/Dissertations from 1897

Burge, Albertus J. (1897), A critical examination of the effects of standard fixing agents and stains

Crossley, James J. (1897), The concentration of capital in the United States

Harney, Helen M. (1897), The ethical tendency of the English novel

Radasch, Henry Erdmann (1897), The analytical separation of iron and aluminium

Theses/Dissertations from 1896

Eshelman, Clara Agathe (1896), Studies in Shakespeare

Eshelman, Clara Agathe Slotterbec (1896), The psychology of correlation, comprising a theory in the apperception, concentration, coordination and correlation of studies as exemplified in the Herbartian system of education and based on psychological principles

Hollister, Horace Adelbert (1896), The psychology of language

Theses/Dissertations from 1895

Durfee, Earl (1895), The quantitative separation and determination of arsenic, antimony and tin

Radasch, Henry Erdmann (1895), Sodium peroxide as an analytic agent

Smith, Arthur George (1895), Theory of least squares applied to the problems arising in our observatory

Walker, Percy Hargraves (1895), The ferrocyanides, with special reference to the use of potassium ferrocyanide in volumetric analysis. Including methods of preparation and properties of certain ferrocyanides

Wickham, Fanny Chastina Thompson (1895), The terrestrial Adephaga of Iowa, including descriptions of all known species which occur in the state, with notes on their habits, distribution, synonymy, etc

Theses/Dissertations from 1894

Dean, Lee Wallace (1894), On thiourea and the substituted mustard oils

Mott, Alice J. (1894), Care of defectives

Theses/Dissertations from 1893

Ende, Carl Leopold von (1893), Phenylbromethylbenzenesulfonamid and phenylbromethylamin

Furbish, Frederic (1893), Eccentricity of the sextant

Gaymon, Leah May (1893), Ophiuridae of the West Indies

Theses/Dissertations from 1892

Houser, Gilbert Logan (1892), Genera of paleozoic corals of the order Madreporaria; comprising a description of the more important North American genera and a conspectus of characteristic species

Lodeman, Frank Emil (1892), The subjunctive in the Chanson de Roland

Otto, Agnes Elizabeth (1892), Derivatives of hydroxylamine

Rall, H. Frank (1892), A translation of the fragments of the work of Parmenides of Elea on nature, with an historical introduction and their interpretation

Russell, Frank (1892), Variation of birds in a state of nature

Stebbins, Lida B. (1892), Reciprocity in international trade

Theses/Dissertations from 1891

Humphreys, Minna Pryce (1891), The slime moulds of eastern Iowa

Morse, M. Rowena (1891), An inquiry into the physiological basis of habit

Theses/Dissertations from 1890

Drew, Gilman Arthur (1890), The Unios of Iowa

Jewett, Anne B. (1890), The sun flower as a type of flowering plants

Peery, Nelly (1890), The fertilizing cell, its varying form and behavior

Theses/Dissertations from 1888

Hudson, Kate L. (1888), Vegetable secretions and the means by which they are effected

Slotterbec, Annette (1888), The mosses of Iowa City and vicinity

Theses/Dissertations from 1887

Edgar, Rose B. Ankeny (1887), The histology of the common frog

Theses/Dissertations from 1886

Linder, Mary F. (1886), A brief description of nine species of Hepaticae found in the vicinity of Iowa City

Prouty, Herbert M. (1886), Zea mays