Predominant Dates: 1987-1997
The National Rural Studies Committee Records document the programs and activities of this project to promote scholarship in rural studies. The National Rural Studies Committee was established at Oregon State University in 1987 with a 5-year grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and was led by Oregon State faculty member Emery N. Castle.
ID: RG 246
Extent: 5.0 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The National Rural Studies Committee Records document the programs and activities of this project to promote scholarship in rural studies. The records include articles, conference proceedings, correspondence, course materials, curriculum vitae, grant proposals, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, photographs, publications, reports, and speeches. The materials document the scholarship and participation of Committee members and Center Associates, annual meetings of the NRSC, related organizations, and publications on rural studies. The photographs include portrait photographs of Committee members and one group photograph.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: National Rural Studies Committee Records (RG 246), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: This collection was transferred to the Special Collections & Archives Research Center in 2012 by Emery Castle.
Languages of Materials
People, Places, and Topics