The College of Science Records document the administrative activities of the College of Science at Oregon State University from its founding in 1932. The records include correspondence and reports of the first dean, Earl L. Packard; enrollment statistics and biennial reports; and records of the Junior Engineers and Scientists Summer Institute.
0.6 cubic foot; 1 box; 3 microfilm reels, including 1 partial reel
Organized into five series: I. General Correspondence and Reports, 1932-1950; II. Enrollment Statistics, 1932-1964; III. Junior Engineers and Scientists Summer Institute (JESSI) Records, 1956-1973; IV. Biennial Reports, 1938-1972; and V. Self-Evaluation Report, 1960. Series one is arranged topically; series two through four are arranged chronologically.
Related materials include College of Science Photographs (P 84) and the Francois A. Gilfillan Papers. The Archives' holdings also include the records of many College of Science departments, including Atmospheric Sciences (RG 167), Biochemistry and Biophysics (RG 178), Botany and Plant Pathology (RG 54), Chemistry (RG 98), Entomology (RG 27), Microbiology (RG 191), Physics (RG 37), and Zoology (RG 74).