Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Oregon Nutrition Council Records, 1924-1988

Oregon Nutrition Council logo, 1977.

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The Oregon Nutrition Council Records document the establishment, governance, and activities of the Council. The Oregon Nutrition Council was established in 1924 to coordinate efforts of multiple organizations and health agencies in Oregon active in nutrition and health education. Oregon Agricultural College was a charter member institution.

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0.35 cubic foot; 1 box

Related Papers

The History of Oregon State University Oral Histories and Sound Recordings (OH 03) include an interview with Jessamine Williams, in which she describes the origins of the Oregon Nutrition Council. The College of Home Economics and Education Records (RG 141) include materials pertaining to nutrition research, instruction, and extension programs at Oregon State. The Special Collections & Archives Research Center's holdings also include records of the Nutrition and Food Management Department (RG 217) and the Nutrition Research Institute (RG 224).

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