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Hattie Hanna and George B. Hovenden Collection, 1880-1932

Collection Overview

Title: Hattie Hanna and George B. Hovenden Collection, 1880-1932

ID: MSS Hovenden

Primary Creator: Hovenden, Hattie Hanna

Extent: 0.15 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Hattie Hanna and George B. Hovenden Collection consists of materials pertaining to these almuni including commencement programs, diplomas, newspaper clippings, photographs and a handwritten draft of George's graduation speech.

Scope and Content Notes

The collection includes portraits of Hattie and George, as well as photographs of fellow classmates: William Yates, Lillian Glass, Edgar Grimm, and S. G. McCann.

Biographical / Historical Notes

Hattie Hanna graduated from Corvallis Agricultural College in 1880. Her father, J. A. Hanna, founded the Presbyterian Church in Corvallis.

Graduating in 1883, George B. Hovenden worked in the piano business in Portland, Oregon for over three decades. He died in 1932.

Hattie and George were married in 1893.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 1 14x18 box and 1 file folder

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: Hattie Hanna and George B. Hovenden Collection (MSS Hovenden), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.

Processing Information: This collection is not fully processed and a complete finding aid is not available at this time.


Hovenden, Hattie Hanna
Hovenden, George B.

People, Places, and Topics

Hovenden, George B.
Hovenden, Hattie Hanna
University History

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