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Extension Service Records, 1903-2011

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Oregon Agricultural College Extension Service Demonstration Car announcement, 1915. During its first few decades, the OAC Extension Service often utilized appropriately equipped railroad cars to provide demonstrations to
				Oregonians on a variety of topics. The Fruit and Vegetable Canning Demonstration Car, operated in conjunction with the Southern Pacific railroad, included five different home-canning outfits, various types of canning
				containers, soldering facilities, and illustrative charts.
Description: Oregon Agricultural College Extension Service Demonstration Car announcement, 1915. During its first few decades, the OAC Extension Service often utilized appropriately equipped railroad cars to provide demonstrations to Oregonians on a variety of topics. The Fruit and Vegetable Canning Demonstration Car, operated in conjunction with the Southern Pacific railroad, included five different home-canning outfits, various types of canning containers, soldering facilities, and illustrative charts.
Source: Memorabilia Collection (MC)


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