We are most grateful for the assistance and support provided by the following individuals and institutions in the preparation of this virtual exhibit:

  • Tanya Zanish-Belcher, Head, Special Collections Department/University Archives, and Curator, Archives of Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), Iowa State University Library.

  • Cara Gilgenbach, Associate Curator, Special Collections & Archives,  Kent State University Libraries; and Kent State University Libraries,  Department of Special Collections and Archives.

  • National Archives and Records Administration, Nixon Presidential Materials Staff (NLNP), 8601 Adelphi Rd., College Park, Maryland.

  • Dr. Clyde Brown, Professor, Department of Political Science, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, for contributing citations for complementary readings and for permission to link to the full text of these publications.

  • Kristen McKiernan for photographic software and design assistance.

  • Coralina Daly, Collections Archivist, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library, for technical assistance.

  • Kevin McColley, Student Assistant, University Archives, Iowa State University Library, for assistance in creating the exhibit on display in the Special Collections Department's Reading Room. 

We are particularly grateful to Stanley M. Yates, Emeritus Professor, and former Head, Special Collections, Iowa State University Library,  who organized the oral history project relating to the events in May 1970 on the Iowa State University campus and in Ames, Iowa, and who interviewed the individuals whose oral histories are linked within this photographic essay.

We are also grateful to the Ames Reunion, whose gathering in August 2002 in Ames, Iowa, inspired the preparation of this exhibit.