The Cowgill Papers consist of 4-H circulars written by Helen Cowgill, family history information, and a diary of her 4-H work during the 1910s with women and young girls throughout Oregon.
ID: MSS Cowgill
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
Series one consists of a hand-stitched fabric covered book of 4-H circulars, mostly written by Cowgill from 1946-1956. Series two consists of a family history including births, deaths, and marriages, copied from a family bible. Series three is a diary of Cowgill's daily travels and 4-H work covering 1914 to 1915 and 1918, with detailed descriptions of who and where she visited women and young girls throughout Oregon.
Preferred Citation: Helen Cowgill Papers (MSS Cowgill), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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