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.
ID: MSS Village
Extent: 0.01 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The Village Improvement Society Minutes document the membership, activities, and finances of this civic organization. Topics addressed in the minutes include improvements on the grounds of the depot; planting trees around the school; a petition for clearing rubbish from streets and alleys; an investigation of standing water in parks; and the sanitary problems posed by barns and manure piles.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Village Improvement Society Minutes (MSS Village), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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