Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Chuck Boice Papers, 1912-2010

President Robert MacVicar at Larry Wade Ranch in Eastern Oregon, ca. 1970. Photo by Charles A. Boice.

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MSS Boice

The Chuck Boice Papers document Boice's journalism career, family life, and military service, and include materials created and assembled by Boice pertaining to Oregon State University athletics and alumni. Charles Allan (Chuck) Boice was editor of the Oregon Stater alumni magazine at Oregon State University from 1969 until his retirement in 1986.

Biographical Note 

Scope and Content Note


5.5 cubic feet, including 859 photographs and 23 sound recordings; 7 boxes, including 2 oversize boxes


The Chuck Boice Papers are arranged in these 12 preliminary series: Biographical Materials; Notes; Correspondence; Photographs; Newspaper Clippings; 1915 Football Team and Herman Abraham; Military Service Materials; Poetry and Other Literary Work by Audrey Boice; Publications; Sound Recordings; Artifacts; and Manuscrips of Articles and Columns for the Oregon Stater. The manuscripts are arranged in chronological order by the Stater issue for which they were submitted beginning with the February 1988 issue.

Related Papers

The Alumni Association Records (RG 035) include substantial materials pertaining to the Oregon State alumni magazine. The Archives' holdings also include the Oregon Stater (PUB 3-11a). The George Edmonston Collection documents Edmonston's role as Stater Editor from 1986 until his retirement in 2005. Additional photographs assembled for or published in the Oregon Stater are part of the Alumni Association Records (RG 035) and Photographs (P 017) and the Oregon Stater Photographs (P 195).

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