Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Mortar Board Scrapbooks, 1938-1982

Mortar Board members at a hair salon, ca. 1969.  From left to right: Jeanne Fukuji, Helen Pitney, Carol Burroughs, Bobbie Mikkelson, Sheryl Rosvall, Gretchen Heesacker, Carol Setniker, Cathy Beckley, Kristine Paulson, Terri Tower, Nancy Oldfield, Jan Patton, Kris Tonn, and Mary Bartle.

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MSS MortarBoard

The Mortar Board Scrapbooks document the members and activities of the Oregon State chapter of this senior women's honorary society. The scrapbooks include clippings, photographs, ephemera, and some organizational records such as newsletters and minutes. Mortar Board was established at Oregon State College in 1933.

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Quantity

3 cubic feet, including 314 photographs; 6 oversize boxes

Related Papers

The Dean of Women's Office (RG 057) and Student Affairs (RG 102) Records include materials documenting the relationship between Mortar Board and the student affairs administration. The Blue Key Fraternity Records document the comparable honor society for men at Oregon State. Additional photographs of Mortar Board members and activities are part of Harriet's Collection.

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