Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Winfred M. Atwood Scrapbook, 1893-1907

The Atwood House.  Winfred Atwood and his wife were believed to have purchased this house and were living in it in 1914

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MSS Atwood

The Atwood Scrapbook documents student life at Cornell College (Mt. Vernon, Iowa) in the 1900s. The scrapbook was assembled by Winfred M. Atwood, who graduated from Cornell College in 1907 and served as Oregon State College botany professor from 1913 until 1950.

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Quantity

0.5 cubic ft.; The Atwood Scrapbook is housed in one 14x18 oversize box.

Related Papers

Materials relating to literary societies at Oregon Agricultural College can be found in the records of the Adelphian Literary Society, 1882-1891 (RG 48), Amicitia Literary Society, 1895-1911 (RG 38), Athenian Literary Society, 1892-1895 (RG 61), Jeffersonian Literary Society, 1897 (RG 67), Hesperian Lyceum Society, 1891-1893 (RG 65), and the Websterian Literary Society, 1892-1894 (RG 47). Documentation on the Botany department can be found in the Botany and Plant Pathology Department (RG 54) records as well as in the Herbarium Records (RG 117). The Botany and Plant Pathology Dept. Photographs (P 75) include lantern slides made or assembled by Atwood of Iowa scenes. Information on Atwood can also be found in the Memorabilia Collection.

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