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History of Science: B (14)

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James R. Baggett Papers

James R. Baggett Papers, 1948-2000

The James R. Baggett Papers document Baggett's research and development of new vegetable varieties. Baggett earned his Ph.D. from Oregon State College in 1956 and was a faculty member in the Horticulture Department from 1956 until his retirement in 1996.
MSS Baggett
0.8 cubic foot, including 160 photographs; 1 box
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / Photographs 

George S. Bailey Papers

George S. Bailey Papers, 1969-2007

The George S. Bailey Papers document research conducted by Bailey and several research faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers working under his direction on dietary cancer prevention agents. Bailey was a Professor of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology at Oregon State University from 1979 until his retirement in 2008.
MSS Bailey
34 cubic feet, including 207 photographs; 34 boxes
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Otto Ballhorn Chemistry Laboratory Notebook

Otto Ballhorn Chemistry Laboratory Notebook, 1911-1912

This collection consists of Ballhorn's laboratory notebook for introductory chemistry. It includes reports of laboratory experiments performed during his freshman year at Oregon Agricultural College, with instructor Renton K. Brodie.
MSS Ballhorn
0.05 cubic foot; 2 folders
University History, History of Science 

Dennis Barstow Photographs

Dennis Barstow Photographs, 1964-1984

The Dennis Barstow Photographs consist of color slides taken by Barstow of oceanographic research conducted on Oregon State University research vessels. Dennis Barstow joined the Oregon State University Oceanography Department in 1962 as a research assistant. He served as a hydrographic technician on a number of research projects and retired in 1994.
P 280
0.05 cubic foot, including 40 photographs; 1 box
Natural Resources, History of Science / PhotographsBorn-Digital Materials 

Paul E. Bernier Papers

Paul E. Bernier Papers, 1930-1992

These papers were generated and collected by Paul E. Bernier and document his research in chicken breeding and genetics. The collection contains correspondence, publications, research records, certificates, and photographs.
MSS Bernier
1.0 cubic foot
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Ralph Berry Papers

Ralph Berry Papers, 1952-2001

The Ralph Berry Papers document Berry's thirty-three year career as an entomologist at Oregon State University. The collection includes a large number photographic slides depicting insects in various stages of development, as well as an assortment of manuscript and classroom materials developed by Berry for use in research and teaching.
MSS Berry
4.5 cubic feet, including 3100 photographic slides; 5 archives boxes, 1 16x20 oversize box
University History, History of Science / PhotographsSound Recordings and Oral HistoriesVideos 

Biochemistry and Biophysics Department Records

Biochemistry and Biophysics Department Records, 1942-1987

The Biochemistry and Biophysics Department Records document research in biochemistry conducted at Oregon State University, graduate programs, the administration of the department, and the activities of faculty, especially Vernon H. Cheldelin and Robert W. Newburgh. The Biochemistry and Biophysics Department was established in 1967, but major research programs in biochemical research began in the early 1950s through the Science Research Institute.
RG 178
1.3 cubic feet, including 20 photographs; 2 boxes; 5 microfilm reels
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Biology Club Records

Biology Club Records, 1915-1951

The Biology Club Records document the membership and activities of this student and staff organization at Oregon State College. The Biology Club was formed in 1915 and ceased to exist in 1951; membership was restricted to men from 1921 until 1948.
RG 109
0.01 cubic feet; 1 microfilm reel; 42 feet
University History, History of Science 

Bioresource Engineering Department Photograph Collection

Bioresource Engineering Department Photograph Collection, 1925-1982

The Bioresource Engineering Department Photograph Collection documents the department's research into improving agricultural equipment and machinery. The collection includes images used in annual reports, slides of assorted harvesting and processing equipment, and photos documenting fiber flax processing trials.
P 106
2.6 cubic feet; approx. 2350 prints, 900 negatives, and 3350 color slides and transparencies. 2 CDs
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Bioresource Engineering Department Records

Bioresource Engineering Department Records, 1924-1983

The Bioresource Engineering Department Records document the research and extension activities of the department; the design, development, and use of agricultural equipment; and the architectural design of structures primarily for agricultural use. The Records also include extensive materials pertaining to the flax industry in Oregon from 1938 to 1954.
RG 001
12 cubic ft.; 6 microfilm reels
University History, History of Science / Videos 

Carl E. Bond Papers

Carl E. Bond Papers, 1944-2000

The Bond Papers document the fisheries research conducted by OSU Fisheries and Wildlife Professor Carl E. Bond.
MSS Bond
3 cubic feet; These records are housed in 3 cubic foot boxes and 2 document boxes.
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / Photographs 

Botany and Plant Pathology Department Photograph Collection

Botany and Plant Pathology Department Photograph Collection, 1900-1982

The Botany and Plant Pathology Department Photograph Collection primarily consists of photographs of nematodes and the effects of nematode diseases on a variety of plants. The collection also includes an Oregon Forest Products Laboratory photograph album.
P 075
1.5 cubic feet; 1 23x30 oversize box
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / Photographs 

Botany and Plant Pathology Department Records

Botany and Plant Pathology Department Records, 1900-2005

The Botany and Plant Pathology Department Records document research, teaching, and outreach activities in botany and plant diseases at Oregon State University. The records include general and research correspondence, reports, teaching materials, research records, and publications. The records address the diseases of economically important crops and plants grown in Oregon. Botany courses have been taught at Oregon State since the 1870s and the first plant pathology course was taught in 1895; the department was formally established in 1888 as the Department of Botany and Horticulture.
RG 054
0.8 cubic feet; 1 box; 14 microfilm reels
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science 

Joseph S. Butts Papers

Joseph S. Butts Papers, 1931-1971

The Joseph S. Butts Papers consist of research data, laboratory notebooks, and reprints of scientific publications documenting the biochemistry and agricultural chemistry research of Butts as a graduate student and professor at the University of Southern California in the 1930s and as a faculty member at Oregon State College. Butts was a faculty member at Oregon State from 1939 until his death in 1961.
MSS Butts
1.2 cubic feet, including 3 photographs; 2 boxes
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / Photographs