Type of Memorial

Memorial Grove & Rock Plaque

In Memoriam

Stanton, Dr. Edgar Williams


North Central Campus

Plaque Text

"This group of hard maple trees dedicated to the memory of Dr. Edgar Williams Stanton. Graduate Iowa State College 1872. Mathematics 1872-1920. Political Economy 1877-1906. Dean of the Junior College 1903-1920. Acting President Iowa State College 1890-1891. 1910-1912. 1902-1903. 1917-1918. Dedicated June 10, 1923."


This tree grove includes five hard maple trees (Black and Sugar Maples). This memorial was dedicated on June 10th, 1923, and placed in the spring of 1925.