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Camp Adair, Oregon, Maps and Aerial Photographs, 1942-1973View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates: 1942-1944
The Camp Adair, Oregon, Maps and Aerial Photographs collection includes topographic maps, orthophotographs, and other maps and images documenting Camp Adair, which was located north of Corvallis, Oregon. Most of the materials in the collection were prepared by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Camp Adair was a U.S. Army training facility during World War II.
ID: MAPS Adair
Extent: 0.75 cubic feet
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Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation: Camp Adair, Oregon, Maps and Aerial Photographs (MAPS Adair), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: These materials were transferred from the Oregon State University Libraries' maps collection to the Special Collections & Archives Research Center in 2014.
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Series 1: Camp Adair Maps and Aerial Photographs, 1942-1973 Add to Shelf
Series I consists of maps and aerial photographs of Camp Adair and the surrounding area, primarily during the World War II period.
Folder-Item 1.1: Albany No. 1 and Corvallis No. 3 Orthophotographs, 1942 Add to Shelf
Show Camp Adair and the area to the west; scale 1:20,000. Prepared by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Two copies of the Albany sheet and one copy of the Albany and Corvallis sheets taped together.
Extent: 3 sheets
Folder-Item 1.2: Additional Storm Drainage at Camp Adair, 1943 Add to Shelf
Scale 1 inch = 400 feet. Diazo blueline print.
Folder-Item 1.3: Camp Adair Training Aids General Layout, 1944 Add to Shelf
Scale 1:31,680. Prepared by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Annotated with areas where "duds" are found.
Folder-Item 1.4: Camp Adair Area, undated Add to Shelf
Scale 1:62,500 scale; includes topographic contour lines as well as Camp Adair boundaries, cantonment area, and roads.
Extent: 2 maps
Folder-Item 1.5: Bird's-Eye View of Former Camp Adair Area, 1973 Add to Shelf
Oblique aerial photograph published in Corvallis Gazette-Times, April 23, 1973.
Box-Item 2.1: Orthophotographs of Camp Adair and Surrounding Area, 1942 Add to Shelf
Fourteen orthophotographs have been pieced together to form an aerial image of Camp Adair and the surrounding area, extending from north Corvallis to north of Independence and from the Willamette River to the foothills of the Coast Range. This area includes portions of Benton, Polk, and Linn Counties. The following sheets are included: Albany nos. 1, 2, and 4; Corvallis nos. 2, 3, 5, and 6; Dallas nos. 5, 6, 8, and 9; and Salem nos. 4, 7, and 8. Scale 1:20,000. The images were made by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.