Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
January 1, 1970, marked 43 years of continued, loyal service of Alexander "Alex" William Begg to the college of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University. Mr. Begg was born in Rother, Scotland, Nov. 22, 1903, and at the age of five moved to the United States to settle on a farm near Grand Junction, Iowa, with his parents and younger sisters. here Alex attended grade and high school.
Glenney, William C.
"Homecoming '69 Becomes "Alex Begg Appreciation Day","
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 32
, Article 13.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol32/iss1/13