Type of Memorial

Memorial Grove & Rock Plaque

In Memoriam

Beardshear, Dr. William M.


Central Campus, south of flagpole

Plaque Text

"This group of hard maple trees dedicated to the memory of Dr. William M. Beardshear. President Iowa State College 1891- 1902. Dedicated June 6, 1917."


Sixteen hard maple trees in the memorial grove (Black and Sugar Maples). This memorial was dedicated on June 6th, 1917, and placed in the spring of 1925.