Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

University Publications Photographs, 1890-2002

Virginia Taylor, July 1958. Taylor was the Art Director for OSU Press who designed the Beaver Totem in 1962.

Information and Credits

P 094

The University Publications Photographs consist of images taken or assembled by the publications staff for use in OSU catalogs, brochures, and other publications. They depict the full range of OSU academic and research programs and include images of students, faculty, and staff; campus buildings and views; Oregon scenes; research and teaching; athletics; and student life.

Historical Note 

Scope and Content Note


17.5 cubic feet, including 40,000 photographs; 36 boxes, including 1 oversize box


A small portion of the photographs in the collection have been assigned individual item numbers; the bulk of the collection is arranged by accession. Within accessions, the images may be arranged topically or chronologically and thereunder by topic.

Related Papers

The Office of University Publications and OSU Press Records (RG 018) document the administration and activities of the office and provide detailed information about several OSU Press publications. The OSU General Catalog is available online.

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