University Museums

Title: Anson Marston, Dean, College of Engineering, 1904-1937
Name: Portrait
Date: c. 1940
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 38 x 32 in. (96.5 x 81.3 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Commissioned by Iowa State College. In the Art on Campus Collection, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Location: Iowa State University, Marston Hall, 3rd floor
Object Number: U82.130
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Anson Marston joined the Iowa State faculty in 1892 and served as Dean of Engineering from 1904 until 1932, during which time Iowa State established a reputation as one of the best engineering schools in the world. Marston Hall and Marston Watertower are named after Anson Marston.