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Washington County (Or.) Extension Service Records, 1918-2004

Spraying a red raspberry field, Washington County, ca. 1950

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RG 253

The Washington County (Or.) Extension Service Records document educational and outreach programs offered by the Oregon State University Extension Service in agriculture, home economics, and 4-H. The bulk of the records consist of annual reports. Washington County received its first County Extension Agent in 1917.


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5 cubic feet, including 65 photographs; 5 boxes

Related Papers

The Extension Service Records (RG 111) document Extension Service programs and activities throughout Oregon, including Washington County. Additional information about long-range planning in Washington County during the 1920s-1960s are available in the Oregon Counties Long-Range Planning Conference Reports (PUB 006-16). The 4-H Photograph Collection (P 146) includes additional photographs of Washington County 4-H participants and programs.

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