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Ole H. Viking Stalheim papers

Identifier: UA-28.24

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an early draft and publisher submitted versions of the book "Henrik Joakim Stafseth and public health veterinarians," which was later published in 2005 by the Iowa State University Press.


  • Creation: 2000 - 2002


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

Ole Stalheim was born on September 23, 1917 in Garretson, South Dakota. He died November 15, 2010 in Ames, Iowa.

Ole Stalheim earned his DVM degree from Texas A & M University (1940). He practiced veterinary medicine in South Dakota for over seventeen years before entering the University of South Dakota to study biology, biochemistry and veterinary science earning a masters degree and later a PhD from the University of Wisconsin (1963).

He accepted a position as a veterinary medical officer for the National Animal Disease Center (USDA) in Ames, Iowa in 1964.

He retired from the USDA and began professorship at Iowa State university where he began writing articles and books about the history of veterinary medicine.


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Immediate Source of Acquisiton

Gift of Ole H. V. Stalheim.

Legal Status

Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Processing Information

Record group changed from c.00602 to UA 28.24 to reflect the collection's connection to Michigan State University. -M. Badgley-Malone, May 2022.

Ole H. Viking Stalheim Papers
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E. Busch
May 2009
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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