Willibald Weniger began his career at Oregon Agricultural College in 1908 as the founding head of the Physics Department. He left the College in 1914 but returned to the position in 1920. In 1933 he became Assistant Dean of the Graduate Division of physics, and later Associate Dean and Dean. The Willibald Weniger Papers include Weniger's dissertation on infrared absorption spectra, reports of a 1938 professional trip to Europe and a 1955 University of Alaska yearbook.
ID: MSS Weniger
Extent: 0.16 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
This collection consists of Weniger's dissertation on infrared absorption spectra (1908); reports of a 1938 trip to visit universities, physical laboratories, and factories in England, Holland, France, and Germany; and the 1955 University of Alaska yearbook dedicated to Weniger. The 1938 reports include Weniger's impressions of the European system of higher education, especially graduate training and faculty research.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: The Willibald Weniger Papers, Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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