Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Garman, John, Photographic Collection, 1894-1966

KOAC musical broadcast, 1941.
Chemistry Building (later called Education Hall) fire, 1924.

Information and Credits

P 095

This personal collection of photographs taken and assembled by John Garman includes many studies of campus buildings and sights, as well as extensive photographic studies from vacations in the 1960s.


The Photographs of John Garman
by Scott Zakon. Fall 1996. 7 pages.

Biographical Note 

Scope and Content Note


2 cubic feet; approx. 925 prints and 320 negatives.


The majority of images have been assigned individual item numbers (P95:1-812), but most numbers below P95:200 contain sequences or sets of prints and negatives of the same or similar subjects; such sets have been assigned one number per set.

Related Papers

Physics Department Records (RG 37) have Garman correspondence. An oral history interview with Garman was made as part of the Horner Museum Oral History Collection (OH 10:979-1-36). An exhibit, The Photographs of John Garman, is available online. The Panoramic Photographs - Specialized Inventory includes duplicated photographs from this collection.

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