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Benton County Bicentennial Commission Records, 1973-1977

Sally Wilson pulling a volume from the shelf, ca. 1974. Wilson was chair of the Benton County Bicentennial Commission.

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The Benton County Bicentennial Commission Records document the development of programs and activities on the Oregon State University campus, in Corvallis, in Benton County, and in Oregon to commemorate the bicentennial of the American Revolution. Oregon State University Archivist, Sarah J. Wilson, was chair of the Commission.

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1 cubic foot; 2 boxes, including 1 oversize box

Related Papers

Additional materials pertaining to the bicentennial are available in the Memorabilia Collection. The Heart of the Valley film is available in the News and Communications Films (FV P 057).

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