The Robert W. Henderson Papers document Henderson's student years at Oregon State College; his work with Kasetsart University in Thailand; his resarch as a plant breeder and an Assistant Director of the Agricultural Experiment Station; his long-time interest in photography; and the slide presentations he developed about OSU agricultural research. Henderson graduated from Oregon State College in 1938 and served as a faculty member and administrator at OSU from 1946 until his retirement in 1976.
10 cubic feet, including 650 photographs, 128 sound recordings, 4 films, and 1 video; 11 boxes, including 1 oversize box
An extensive collection of Henderson photographs are available as a separate collection, the Robert W. Henderson Photographs (P 98). Materials pertaining to Experiment Station administration and agricultural research programs in Oregon are available in the Agricultural Experiment Station Records (RG 25).