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Ewan Cameron Papers

Ewan Cameron Papers, 1935-1997

Ewan Cameron (1922-1991), was a physician and researcher who, for many years, collaborated closely with Linus Pauling in studying the potential benefits of treating cancer with megadoses of vitamin C. His papers contain many of the personal and official letters, research notes, manuscripts, and scientific offprints that he and his estate accumulated over the years 1959-1994, with the bulk dating to his time of affiliation with the Linus Pauling Institute of Science and Medicine, 1971-1991.
MSS Cameron
57 linear feet; 128 boxes
History of Science / Photographs 

Canine Research Collection

Canine Research Collection, 1801-2010

In the fall of 2000, Noreen Cartwright donated her personal collection of rare and antique dog books to the OSU Libraries Special Collections. That gift formed the nucleus of a Canine Research Collection to which additional donations have been made by like-minded individuals. The collection provides opportunities for research on the history of canines in art and literature, the development of specific dog breeds, current issues in canine genetics, developments in training methods and the history of major dog show competitions, among many other related topics.
MSS Canine
486.5 linear feet, 317 boxes, 1933 books
History of Science / PhotographsSound Recordings and Oral HistoriesVideos 

Leslie Carraway and B. J. Verts Papers

Leslie Carraway and B. J. Verts Papers, 1954-2011

The Leslie Carraway and B. J. Verts Papers contain materials from Carraway and Verts, both OSU Fisheries and Wildlife faculty, pertaining to their research and publication activities. While their research as a whole generally focused on shrews, a large portion of the collection relates to their collaborative book Land Mammals in Oregon.
MSS CarrawayVerts
10 cubic feet, including 1,500 photographs; 9 archives boxes; 2 16x20 oversize boxes; and 2 map folders
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Center for Gene Research and Biotechnology Records

Center for Gene Research and Biotechnology Records, 1989-2007

The Center for Gene Research and Biotechnology Records consist of reports, handbooks, and course syllabi documenting gene research and graduate programs in molecular and cellular biology at Oregon State University.
RG 216
0.5 cubic foot; 2 boxes
University History, History of Science 

Center for Water and Environmental Sustainability Records

Center for Water and Environmental Sustainability Records, 1990-2005

The Center for Water and Environmental Sustainability (CWESt) Records document interdisciplinary research, education, and technology transfer programs in the areas of sustainability, water resources, and environmental cleanup and include administrative records, grant proposals, research data, survey materials, and reports.
RG 226
25 cubic feet; 25 boxes
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / PhotographsVideos 

Chemical Engineering Department Records

Chemical Engineering Department Records, 1930-1966

The Chemical Engineering Department Records document the teaching and research activities of the department, primarily during the time that J.S. Walton was department head. The Chemical Engineering Department was established at Oregon State in 1917 and became a unit of the School of Engineering in 1932.
RG 153
0.1 cubic foot; 1 box; 7 microfilm reels; 1 box
University History, History of Science 

Chemistry Department Motion Picture Films

Chemistry Department Motion Picture Films, 1958-1959

The Chemistry Department Motion Picture Films consist primarily of kinescope films of the General Chemistry course at Oregon State College taught by Wendell Slabaugh via interinstitutional television in 1958-1959.
FV P 205
24 cubic feet, including 113 films; 113 film cans
University History, History of Science / Videos 

Chemistry Department Records

Chemistry Department Records, 1937-1997

The Chemistry Department Records document the research and graduate programs in chemistry at Oregon State University, primarily in the post-war period of the late 1940s to early 1960s, as well as building renovations and construction in the 1970s.
RG 098
0.75 cubic foot; 1 box; 4 microfilm reels
University History, History of Science 

Te May Ching Papers

Te May Ching Papers, 1948-1988

The Te May Ching Papers consist of teaching and research records created and assembled by Te May Tsou Ching, professor of seed physiology from 1956 to 1988.
MSS Ching
15 cubic feet; 13 archives boxes, 1 document box, 1 half-document box, 1 12x17 oversize box, 3 5x8 card-file boxes
University History, Natural Resources, Multicultural Archives, History of Science 

CH2M Hill, Inc. Oral Histories

CH2M Hill, Inc. Oral Histories, 1961-1984

The CH2M Hill, Inc. Oral Histories document the evolution of the CH2M Hill engineering firm through the lens of personal histories of its principal founders and longtime employees. The collection consists of recordings and transcripts of interviews with seven individuals crucial to the creation, growth and character of the firm, as well as extensive background information compiled by the project's managers, employees of the Horner Museum.
OH 19
2 cubic feet, including 60 audiotapes and 24 photographs; 5 boxes
History of Science, University History, Multicultural Archives, Local History / Sound Recordings and Oral HistoriesPhotographs 

Civil Engineering Department Records

Civil Engineering Department Records, 1966-1990

The Civil Engineering Department Records consist of technical reports, research proposals, correspondence and other materials generated by the Civil Engineering Department.
RG 030
4.65 cubic feet; 6 archives boxes
University History, History of Science 

Computer Science Department Photographs

Computer Science Department Photographs, 1972-1998

The Computer Science Department Photographs Collection consists of photographs of department staff, faculty members, and graduate students.
P 240
0.3 cubic foot; 1 document box
University History, History of Science / Photographs 

Computer Science Department Publications and Newspaper Clippings

Computer Science Department Publications and Newspaper Clippings, 1972-1995

The Computer Science Department Publications and Newspaper Clippings Collection consists of department newsletters, brochures and newspaper clippings pertaining to Computer Science at OSU.
RG 214
0.73 cubic foot; 2 document boxes; 2 file folders
University History, History of Science 

Co-Signers Engineering Students Wives Club Collection

Co-Signers Engineering Students Wives Club Collection, 1958-1978

The Co-Signers Engineering Students Wives Club Collection documents the creation and activities of the group throughout its existence.
MSS Cosigners
1.0 cubic foot; 1 archives box
University History, History of Science 

Grant Adelbert Covell Papers

Grant Adelbert Covell Papers, 1883-1904

The Grant Adelbert Covell Papers consist of materials created and assembled by Covell during his student years and early years as a faculty member at Oregon Agricultural College (OAC). Covell earned engineering degrees from Cornell University and was appointed the first faculty member in engineering at OAC in 1889. Covell served as the first Dean of Engineering at OAC, from 1908 until 1927.
MSS Covell
0.05 cubic foot; 1 box
University History, History of Science 

Crater Lake National Park Maps

Crater Lake National Park Maps, 1903-1962

The Crater Lake National Park Maps consist of topographic, shaded relief, and bathymetric maps of Crater Lake, Oregon, and vicinity. Crater Lake National Park was established in 1902.
MAPS CraterLake
0.25 cubic foot, including 17 maps; 1 map folder
Natural Resources, History of Science / Maps 

Crop and Soil Science Department Videotapes

Crop and Soil Science Department Videotapes, 1999-2006

The Crop and Soil Science Department Videotapes consist of recordings of lectures presented in Oregon State University's sustainable agriculture seminar series Farming Today for Tomorrow.
FV P 134
0.6 cubic foot, including 26 videotapes; 1 box
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / Videos 

Crop Science Department Photographic Collection

Crop Science Department Photographic Collection, 1937-2010

The Crop Science Department Photographic Collection consists of images of department staff meetings, award ceremonies, events, faculty and staff, and field trips.
P 134
0.09 cubic foot, including 165 photographs and 2 CDs; 5 file folders
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / PhotographsBorn-Digital Materials 

Crop Science Department Records

Crop Science Department Records, 1925-2011

The Crop Science Department Records consist of reports, an inventory log, legal documents relating to lawsuits filed against the Oregon Foundation Seed Program, newsletters, sound recordings, videotapes, photographic slides and correspondence.
RG 095
40.2 cubic feet, including 296 photographs; 10 file folders, 6 archives boxes, 2 postcard boxes, 36 archives boxes, and 2 document boxes
University History, Natural Resources, History of Science / PhotographsSound Recordings and Oral HistoriesVideos 

Melvin Cutler Papers

Melvin Cutler Papers, 1951-1958

The Melvin Cutler Papers document his research and publications in the field of liquid semiconductors. Cutler was a Professor of Physics as Oregon State University from 1963 to 1988.
MSS Cutler
0.05 cubic foot; 1 box
University History, History of Science