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Kate W. Belden Collection, 1925-1930

Collection Overview

Title: Kate W. Belden Collection, 1925-1930

ID: MSS Belden

Primary Creator: Belden, Kate

Extent: 0.8 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Kate W. Belden Collection documents Belden's years as an Oregon Agricultural College student in the 1920s and includes images of both campus as well as Corvallis.

Scope and Content Notes

The collection includes a scrapbook; memorabilia and clippings; publications, including two "Beaver" yearbooks (vols. 20 and 22); and photographs. Of particular note are nitrate negatives of downtown Corvallis (including the Whiteside Theater); campus; and Willamette River flooding.

Biographical / Historical Notes

Kate Belden graduated from Oregon Agricultural College in 1928 with a BS degree in home economics. She later married Paul Julius Thiess.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 1 archives box

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: Kate W. Belden Collection (MSS Belden), 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.


Belden, Kate

People, Places, and Topics

Belden, Kate
Local History
University History

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