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Dimick Family Collection, 1886-1945

Collection Overview

Title: Dimick Family Collection, 1886-1945

ID: MSS DimickFamily

Primary Creator: Dimick, Roland Eugene (1900-)

Extent: 0.05 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Dimick Family Collection documents various members of the Dimick family, including Mary Belt Dimick and Roland E. Dimick, the latter a long serving faculty member in the OSC Department of Fish, Game and Animal Management.

Scope and Content Notes

The collection consists of photographs, postcards, and memorabilia.

Biographical / Historical Notes

Roland Eugene Dimick was born in Hubbard, Oregon on July 5, 1899. He received a B.S. in 1926 and an M.S. in 1931 from Oregon State College. From 1929 to 1931 Dimick was a teaching fellow and assistant at the Agricultural Experiment Station, and served as Assistant Professor from 1931 to 1936. He helped establish the Department of Fish, Game, and Fur Animal Management and was appointed Professor and department head in 1936. He was department head until 1963 and became Professor Emeritus in 1966.

Dimick received the OSU Distinguished Service Award in 1969. He was a member of the Sigma Xi, Kappa Delta Pi and Gamma Sigma Delta honorary societies. Dimick died in Corvallis on February 1, 1980.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 7 folders

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: Dimick Family Collection (MSS DimickFamily), 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.


Dimick, Roland Eugene (1900-)

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