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Wilson H. Foote Photographs, 1948-1955

Touring Japanese agriculturalists viewing wheat varieties under development at OSC, 1956.  From left: seated: Wanihiko Hasegawa, managing director, Nippon Flour Milling Co.; Akio Maru, executive director, Nishin Flour Milling Co.; Buichi Oishi, vice minister of agriculture and forestry; Nobuo Kuwahara, chief, 2nd operation division food ministry; Ryoichi Sugama, Oregon Wheat Growers league assistant in Japan; and Dr. D. D. Hill, head of Farm Crops at Oregon State College. Standing (left) F. E. Price, dean and director of agriculture, OSC; Wilson Foote, research agronomist, OSC; Dick Baum, Oregon Wheat Growers league; and Jack Ross, extension farm crops specialist, OSC.

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The Wilson H. Foote Photographs consist of color slides taken by Foote during his early years at Oregon State College. The images depict the Oregon State College campus, students, and athletic events; agricultural scenes; Oregon landscapes and landmarks; and landscapes of western North America. Foote was a faculty member in farm crops and administrator in the Agricultural Experiment Station from 1948 until his retirement in 1984.

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Quantity

0.15 cubic foot, including 241 photographs; 1 box

Related Papers

Materials documenting Foote's work as a crops researcher and administrator are available in the Crop Science Department Records (RG 095) and the Agricultural Experiment Station Records (RG 025).

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