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Benton County Courthouse Scrapbook, 1968

Benton County Courthouse, Corvallis, 1950s.

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The Benton County Courthouse Scrapbook was prepared in 1968 by the Benton County Court to support nomination of the site as a state historic site. The scrapbook includes photographs as well as reproductions of historical documents. The Benton County Courthouse was built in 1888 in Corvallis, Oregon, and is the oldest courthouse in Oregon still in use for that purpose.

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Scope and Content Note


0.2 cubic feet, including 11 photographs; 1 oversize box

Related Papers

Additional information about the Benton County Courthouse is available in the Memorabilia Collection (MC-Benton County Courthouse). Oral history interviews documenting the Benton County Courthouse are part of the Horner Museum Oral History Collection (OH 10). Other photographs of the courthouse are available in numerous photographic collections held by the OSU Archives.

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