Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Village Improvement Society Minutes, 1904-1911

Women working in a vegetable garden with Professor George Coote, co-organizer of the Village Improvement Society. Ca. 1900s.

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The Village Improvement Society Minutes document the activities of this Corvallis, Oregon, civic organization which promoted the planting of trees, development of parks, and general beautification of the city.

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0.01 cubic foot; 1 box

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The OSU Archives includes the records of several other Corvallis civic organizations and businesses as well as materials documenting the careers of Margaret Snell and George Coote. The J. Kenneth Munford Collection includes an article about the Village Improvement Society published in the Corvallis Gazette-Times on October 10, 1988.

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