Multicultural Archives: W (8)
The Ben Westlund Papers document Westlund's political career in Oregon. Westlund
served as a State Legislator and State Senator from central Oregon from 1997 until
his election as State Treasurer in 2008, a position he held until his death in 2010.
Westlund advocated for higher education in central Oregon and was instrumental in
the establishment of the Oregon State University Cascades Campus in Bend.
15 cubic feet, including 179 photographs, 118 videotapes, 54 DVDs, 18 CDs, and 8 floppy disks; 16 boxes, including 1 oversize box
Multicultural Archives, Natural Resources, University History / Photographs, Sound Recordings and Oral Histories, Videos, Scrapbooks, Born-Digital Materials
The Willamette Valley Sketch Map depicts purchases and reservations made by the Board
of Commissioners with Native Americans in Oregon. The map was prepared by George
Gibbs and Edmond A. Starling. Gibbs was a geologist and ethnologist who participated
in treaty negotiations between the U.S. Government and native tribes. This collection
consists of three reproductions of the original map, which is held in the National
0.01 cubic foot, including 3 maps; 1 map folder
Natural Resources, Multicultural Archives / Maps
The Gerald W. Williams Collection consists of Williams' personal papers, historic
and related materials pertaining to the history of the U.S. Forest Service as well
as the forestry, environmental history, Native
Americans, and geography especially of the Pacific Northwest. Williams assembled and
created the materials during his career as
sociologist and national historian with the U.S. Forest Service.
93 cubic feet, including 24,000 photographs; 91 boxes, including 13 oversize boxes
Natural Resources, Multicultural Archives / Photographs, Videos, Sound Recordings and Oral Histories, Scrapbooks, Born-Digital Materials, Maps
The Harold C. Williams Papers include materials generated and collected by Williams
that reflect his work in the educational community, his creation of youth programs,
the honors that he received, and his family. Harold Williams served as the Director
of Afirmative Action for the State of Oregon from 1973-1978. He was also involved
with Portland-area chapters of the Urban League and the NAACP.
14.5 cubic feet, including 3,000 photographs; 14 archives boxes and 1 16x20 oversize box
Multicultural Archives / Photographs, Sound Recordings and Oral Histories, Videos
The E. E. Wilson Papers include Wilson's
personal and professional papers and document his education, family, work as an
attorney, and public service activities.
41 cubic feet
University History, Natural Resources, Multicultural Archives, Local History / Photographs, Scrapbooks, Maps
The E. E. Wilson Photographic Collection consists of images of Wilson, a Corvallis
native and OAC alum, as well as his family and friends, the OAC campus, Corvallis
and the Pacific Northwest. The collection also includes documentation of the 1915
Panama Pacific Exposition in San Francisco and photos of Siletz tribe members.
2 cubic feet; approx. 1300 prints and 700 negatives.
University History, Multicultural Archives, Local History / Photographs
The Women's Center Records
document the Center's educational, research, and advocacy roles at Oregon
State University. The collection includes reports and publications,
correspondence, committee records, surveys, course records, conference and
workshop records, subject files, photographs, and videotapes. The Women's
Center was established at Oregon State University in 1973.
9.0 cubic feet, including 9 photographs and 5 videotapes; 9 boxes, including 1 oversize box
University History, Multicultural Archives / Photographs, Videos