The Herbarium Photographs were made or assembled by curators of the Herbarium and students in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. The images depict a variety of subjects including Pacific Northwest species of plants and trees, the Oregon Agricultural College greenhouses, botany research and teaching, and logging operations.
0.25 cubic ft.; ca. 80 items
The photographs are numbered P093:01-P093:69.
In addition to the photographs of the Herbarium, other materials relating to OSU's role in plant instruction and research include: the records of the Herbarium (RG 117), the records and photographs of the Botany and Plant Pathology Department (RG 54, P 75), the records and photographs of the Horticulture Department (RG 187, P 90), and the records of the OSU Horticultural Society (RG 151). The personal papers of Helen Gilkey, who served as the Curator of the Herbarium from 1918 to 1951, also contain materials pertaining to the Herbarium, including an unpublished manuscript of the history of the facility.