The Helen M. and Alan B. Berg Papers document their professional and civic activities at Oregon State University and in the City of Corvallis. The papers include articles reprints and publications; correspondence; subject files; military records; photographs; moving images; and sound recordings. Helen M. Berg earned an MS in statistics from Oregon State and was Director of the Survey Research Center; Alan B. Berg earned a BS in forestry management from Oregon State and was a faculty member in forest science. Both served on the Corvallis City Council (Alan in 1973-1978 and Helen in 1991-1994) and as Mayor of Corvallis (Alan in 1979-1986 and Helen in 1995-2006).
2.4 cubic feet, including 150 photographs and 2 DVDs; 3 boxes
The Memorabilia Collection includes files for both of the Bergs as well as extensive information about the City of Corvallis. Additional biographical information about Alan Berg is available in the College of Forestry Records (RG 139). Sound recordings of the oral history interview of Alan B. Berg are available in the Horner Museum Oral History Collection (OH 10). An oral history of Helen Berg is part of the Voices of Oregon State University Oral History Collection (OH 09).