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Harold Troxel Vedder Photograph Collection, 1913-1916View associated digital content.

The Harold Troxel Vedder Photograph Collection consists of images assembled by Vedder during his student years at Oregon Agricultural College (OAC). The photographs depict campus views and buildings; athletic teams and events, especially football; military training; and student activities. Vedder attended OAC in 1913-1915 as a student of mechanic arts.
ID: P 190
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet
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Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Arrangement
Preferred Citation: Harold Troxel Vedder Photograph Collection (P 190), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: The photographs were donated to the Archives by Vedder's daughter, Valera Weir, in 1990.
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Container List

Series 1: Photographs from Scrapbook, 1913-1914 Add to Shelf
Series I consists of photographs that were removed from a scrapbook assembled by Vedder. Most of the images are photographic postcards. The images depict Oregon Agricultural College campus views and buildings; athletics teams and events, especially football games; cadets; and student events.
Box-Folder 1.1 Add to Shelf
Item P190:01: Waldo Hall Add to Shelf
Item P190:02: Campus scene of Benton Hall Add to Shelf
Includes trees to northeast of Benton Hall and roadway leading to Benton Hall.
Item P190:03: Lady of the Fountain on Lower Campus Add to Shelf
Item P190:04: Cadets in parade on 2nd Street in Corvallis Add to Shelf
Memorial Day (?).
Item P190:05: Walkway on lower campus Add to Shelf
Benton Hall tower visible in background.
Item P190:06: Waldo Hall and Jefferson Street Add to Shelf
Item P190:07: Benton Hall Add to Shelf
Item P190:08: Armory and Gymnasium, 1914 Add to Shelf
View to south of Gymnasium (Valley Gymnastics Center) with Armory (McAlexander Fieldhouse) in background.
Item P190:09: Armory (McAlexander Fieldhouse) Add to Shelf
Soon after construction completed.
Item P190:10: OAC Cadets Passing in Review on Lower Campus Add to Shelf
Item P190:11: Interior of OAC Armory Add to Shelf
McAlexander Fieldhouse.
Item P190:12: Dairy Building Add to Shelf
Gilkey Hall
Item P190:13-P190:14: Mines Building, 1914 Add to Shelf
Batcheller Hall.
Item P190:15: Gymnasium Add to Shelf
Valley Gymnastics Center
Item P190:16: Cauthorn Hall Add to Shelf
Fairbanks Hall
Item P190:17: Marys River dam Add to Shelf
Item P190:18: Marys River (?) Add to Shelf
Item P190:19: May Day celebration Add to Shelf
Item P190:20: OAC Rooters at Oregon Electric Depot, October 21, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:21: Cadet band in parade Add to Shelf
In downtown Corvallis (?).
Item P190:22: Basketball team, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:23: Varsity Baseball Team, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:24: First prize winner at OAC vs UO football game rally, November 7, 1913 Add to Shelf
Item P190:25: Prize winner at OAC vs UO football game rally, November 7, 1913 Add to Shelf
With a We Have Oregon's sign and a goat in a wagon.
Item P190:26: OAC Rooters at football game Add to Shelf
Item P190:27: OAC Rooters at football game, November 8, 1913 Add to Shelf
Item P190:28: OAC vs UO football game, November 8, 1913 Add to Shelf
Item P190:29: U. of I. vs OAC at Corvallis Add to Shelf
Football game with standing water on field; probably University of Idaho.
Item P190:30: OAC Football squad, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:31: OAC Rooters at OAC vs UW football game, October 31, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:32: OAC Coeds at OAC vs UW football game, October 31, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:33: OAC Serpentine at OAC vs UW football game, October 31, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:34-P190:36: Students on guard at the Lady of the Fountain, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:37: UO vs OAC football game at OAC, November 21, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:38: We'll get Oregon's goat sign Add to Shelf
Item P190:39-P190:40: UO vs OAC football game at OAC Add to Shelf
Item P190:41: UO Rooters at OAC, November 21, 1914 Add to Shelf
University of Oregon fans at football game.
Item P190:42-P190:43: UO vs OAC football game at OAC Add to Shelf
Item P190:44: Freshman Sophomore Bag Rush, 1914 Add to Shelf
Item P190:45: Lady of the Fountain statue Add to Shelf
Close-up of fountain with students.
Item P190:46: Burning of the Green Caps Add to Shelf
Rook caps burned in fire.
Item P190:47: Insurectors Add to Shelf
Gathering of students.
Item P190:48: No drill Add to Shelf
Gathering of students.
Item P190:49: Apperson Hall Add to Shelf
Kearney Hall.
Item P190:50: Apperson Hall and other engineering buildings Add to Shelf
View from the southwest.
Item P190:51: View of lower campus Add to Shelf
Series 2: Loose Photographs, 1915-1916 Add to Shelf
Series II consists of photographs that had been removed from an album or scrapbook before they were received by the Archives. Most of the images are snapshot photographs; the series includes one photographic postcard. The series includes images of Oregon Agricultural College campus buildings; flooding in Corvallis in 1916; a winter 1915 snowfall in Corvallis; and several images of cadets. A photograph of Harold Vedder is also included.
Box-Folder 1.2 Add to Shelf
Item P190:52: Unidentified building Add to Shelf
Item P190:53: Unidentified building Add to Shelf
Perhaps a lumber mill (?).
Item P190:54-P190:55: Cadets at the depot Add to Shelf
Item P190:56: Campus drive to Benton Hall Add to Shelf
Item P190:57: Lower campus with Benton Hall and Apperson Hall in background Add to Shelf
Item P190:58: Mines Building Add to Shelf
Batcheller Hall
Item P190:59: The Lady of the Fountain on Lower Campus Add to Shelf
Item P190:60: Encampment of Cadets Add to Shelf
Item P190:61: Flooding in Corvallis, 1916 Add to Shelf
Item P190:62: Cadets next to tent at camp Add to Shelf
Item P190:63: Three men lying next to tree Add to Shelf
Item P190:64: Cadets in horse-drawn wagons Add to Shelf
Item P190:65: Snow in Corvallis, Winter 1915 Add to Shelf
Includes sleds.
Item P190:66: Close-up of cadet from back Add to Shelf
Item P190:67: Soldiers marching down unidentified street Add to Shelf
Item P190:68: Parade of cadets in unidentified town. Add to Shelf
Ringrose Garage included in image.
Item P190:69: Dormitory room decorated with pennants and photos Add to Shelf
Item P190:70: Harold Vedder in Corvallis, 1916 Add to Shelf
Item P190:71: Unidentified man Add to Shelf
Item P190:72: Cadets in parade on Second Street in Corvallis on Memorial Day Add to Shelf