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Experiment Station Publications Photographic Collection, 1949-1979

J. Ritchie Cowan and Dr. Joseph S. Butts, 1950s. Using radioactive materials in fundamental research with corn pollination are J. Ritchie Cowan, assistant agronomist (left) and Dr. Joseph S. Butts, biochemist in charge.
				Butts was Professor of Agricultural Chemistry from 1939-1961 and Department Head from 1946-1961. A focus of his interest was utilizing atomic energy for peaceful means.

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P 132

The Experiment Station Publications Photographic Collection document Agricultural Experiment Station research in Corvallis and at Branch Stations throughout Oregon.

Scope and Content Note


0.3 cubic foot, including 500 photographs; 1 box


All of the images have been assigned individual item numbers (P132:1-P132:241). The bulk of the images are grouped by general subject as shown on the inventory.

Related Papers

Many other photographs of Agricultural Experiment Station programs are part of the Agricultural Experiment Station (P 29), Agricultural Communications (P 120), and Station Bulletin Illustrations (P 19) Photographic Collections.

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