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Amy Cyrus Sewing Book and Photographs, 1907-1926View associated digital content.

Amy Cyrus was a household science student and nurse at Oregon Agricultural College. This collection consists of her sewing sample book and photographs.
ID: MSS Cyrus
Extent: 0.06 cubic feet
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Scope and Content Notes
Biographical / Historical Notes
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Arrangement
Preferred Citation: Amy Cyrus Sewing Book and Photographs (MSS Cyrus), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: The sewing book was transferred to the University Archives from the former Horner Museum in July 1996. The source of the photographs is unknown.
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Container List

Series 1: Sewing Sample Book, 1907 Add to Shelf
The sewing book, which contains hand-stitching examples of Cyrus' work, was created for a sewing class at Oregon Agricultural College.
Box-Item 1.1: Sewing Sample Book, 1907 Add to Shelf
Series 2: Photographs, 1914-1926 Add to Shelf
The photographs are primarily of Cyrus and include her graduation photo from nursing school, the 1921 Baptist parsonage and official staff, and images of the OAC Health Services Building (currently the Women's Center).
Box-Folder 1.2 Add to Shelf
Item P105:001: Nursing school graduation photograph, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P105:002: Cyrus, Stewart, Matthis, and Irvine, circa 1920 Add to Shelf
Item P105:003: Dr. Irvine, Amy Cyrus, Minnie Sievers, Ruth Stewart, Mabel Darelius, and Dr. Matthis, circa 1920 Add to Shelf
Item P105:004: Baptist parsonage and official staff. Probable location was Tenth Street and Jackson Avenue, Corvallis, Oregon. Pictured: Ham, Harstock, Bell, Cyrus, Jones, Townsend, Locke, Waldo, Walter, Burt, Christenson, Scott, Williamson, Wood, Tucker, and Maynard, 1921 Add to Shelf
Item P105:005: Old OAC Health Service building, circa 1917-1926 Add to Shelf
Item P105:006: Examination room in the old Health Service building: Cyrus, Dr. Matthis, circa 1920 Add to Shelf
Item P105:007: Cyrus, Mabel Darelius, and unidentified Health Service secretary, circa 1920 Add to Shelf
Item P105:008: Dr. Matthis, Mabel Darelius, Cyrus, Dr. Irvine, circa 1920 Add to Shelf
Item P105:009: Benton Hall, circa 1920 Add to Shelf