Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

College of Home Economics Motion Picture Films and Videotapes, 1950-1998

Demonstration of food preparation, ca. 1950s.

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FV P 044

The College of Home Economics Motion Picture Films and Videotapes document home economics instruction and extension activities at Oregon State University and include footage of the home management houses in the 1950s; recordings of lectures and presentations; and promotions for the Family Living Center, College centennial, and the Mini-College extension program.

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Scope and Content Note


1 cubic foot, including 25 videotapes and 7 motion picture film reels; 5 boxes

Related Papers

Additional documentation of the instruction and extension programs of the College are available in the College of Home Economics and Education Records (RG 141) and Photographs (P 044) and numerous other collections of faculty and alumni. Other moving images of home economics extension activities are available in the Extension and Experiment Station Communications Moving Images (FV P 120). The Home Management House Photograph Collection (P 266) includes images of students residing in the house in the mid-1940s.

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