Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Effie L. Wagner Scrapbook of the Women's Debate Tour, 1928

Women's Debate Team, 1928.

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The Effie L. Wagner Scrapbook documents the 1928 Women's Debate Tour of several colleges and universities in the western United States. Three members of the Oregon Agricultural College (OAC) varsity women's debate squad (Effie Wagner, Dorothy E. Williams, and Helen B. Woodward) travelled to five campuses over a three-week period. Effie L. Wagner, graduated from OAC in 1928 with a degree in vocational education; she was manager of the women's debate squad.

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0.07 cubic foot, including 51 photographs; 1 box

Related Papers

The Archives' collections include a variety of materials pertaining to debate and speech activities at Oregon State, including the Speech Communication Department Records (RG 181) and the Drama, Debate, and Oration Scrapbooks for 1920-1963. The Memorabilia Collection includes several folders pertaining to debate and forensics activities at Oregon State. The Archives' holdings also include many scrapbooks that document the student experience during this period, including the C.B. Mitchell University Theater Scrapbooks, Associated Men's Halls Scrapbook, Cauthorn Club Records (RG 101), and Daniel P. and Doris Dow Murphy Papers.

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