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Edith Whitelock Lowe Collection, 1920-1989

Collection Overview

Title: Edith Whitelock Lowe Collection, 1920-1989

ID: MSS Lowe

Primary Creator: Lowe, Edith Whitelock

Extent: 0.25 cubic feet

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Edith Whitelock Lowe Collection consists of a scrapbook album and other memorabilia created or collected by Lowe and documenting her student years at Oregon Agricultural College.

Scope and Content Notes

The collection includes a scrapbook about Oregon counties assembled by Lowe during her high school years; a group photograph and class list documenting the fifty year reunion of the OAC Class of 1924; correspondence concerning Lowe's passing; and a photocopy of Lowe's 1924 OAC diploma.

Biographical / Historical Notes

Edith Whitelock was born January 14, 1902 in Ontario, Canada. She moved to Oregon with her parents soon afterwards. She graduated from Jefferson High School in Portland, and entered Oregon Agricultural College in the fall of 1920. She graduated from OAC in 1924 with a bachelor's degree in Home Economics.

Administrative Information

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: Edith Whitelock Lowe Collection (MSS Lowe), 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.


Lowe, Edith Whitelock

People, Places, and Topics

Lowe, Edith Whitelock
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