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Kenneth L. Gordon Collection, 1920-1980

Collection Overview

Title: Kenneth L. Gordon Collection, 1920-1980

ID: MSS Gordon

Primary Creator: Gordon, Kenneth L.

Extent: 20.0 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The Kenneth L. Gordon collection consists of research materials developed and produced by Gordon over the course of his tenure as a Professor of Zoology at Oregon State University.

Scope and Content Notes

This collection consists of research notes; personal and professional correspondence; reprints and manuscripts of publications; photographs; motion picture films; teaching materials; and personal memorabilia. It also includes components of the personal correspondence, memorabilia and writings of Grant Gordon, Kenneth Gordon's father.

Biographical / Historical Notes

Kenneth L. Gordon was a professor of zoology from 1927 until his retirement in 1969. His research interests included field studies of small mammals.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 26 boxes (various sizes)

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: Kenneth L. Gordon Collection (MSS Gordon), 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.

Other URL: A preliminary container list was created for this collection on or before November 14, 2014.


Gordon, Kenneth L.
Grant, Gordon (1875-1962)

People, Places, and Topics

Gordon, Kenneth L.
History of Science
Natural Resources
University History

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