The Milton O. Stemmler Student Diary consists of a transcript of a day-by-day record of experiences as maintained by Stemmler, an Oregon Agricultural College student.
ID: MSS Stemmler
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The diary includes description of a variety of activities and information, including: social events, interaction with fellow students and townspeople, paid carpentry and agricultural labor, weather conditions, involvement with a local church, reading habits and lovelife. Annual summaries of expenditures and money earned are also featured in the diary. With regard to Stemmler's life as a student, the diary describes his participation in band and on the football team, work for Horticulture professor George Coote, interaction with (and negative feelings about) President John M. Bloss, and classes attended.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Milton O. Stemmler Student Diary (MSS Stemmler), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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