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G. Herbert Fredell Photographic Collection, 1918-1919

By Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Nielsen.

Collection Overview

Title: G. Herbert Fredell Photographic Collection, 1918-1919

ID: P 204

Primary Creator: Fredell, G. Herbert (George Herbert)

Extent: 0.02 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The G. Herbert Fredell Photograph Collection documents student activities, campus buildings, and military education Oregon Agricultural College in 1918-1919. Fredell attended OAC in the late 1910s and early 1920s and graduated in 1924.

Images from this collection have been digitized and are available in Oregon Digital.

Scope and Content Notes

This photographic collection consists of photographic prints collected and assembled by Herbert Fredell documenting student activities during Fredell's freshman and sophomore years at Oregon Agricultural College (1918/19 and 1919/20), especially the Freshman-Sophomore Tug-of-War and the initiation of the Vigilance Committee. The collection also includes images of the Student Army Training Corps; ROTC Company E for the year 1918/19, of which Fredell was a member (published on page 350 of the 1920 Beaver); campus buildings; the Corvallis railroad station; and the Corvallis Baptist Church.

Images from this collection have been digitized and are available in Oregon Digital.

Biographical / Historical Notes

George Herbert Fredell, of Anaconda, Montana, attended Oregon Agricultural College for 4 academic years (1918/19, 1919/20, 1922/23, and 1923/24) and graduated in 1924 with a B.S. in Agriculture, specializing in Markets and Marketing. He was active in a variety of student activities including being a member of the Vigilance Committee for the 1919/20 academic year.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 52 photographs; 2 boxes, including 1 oversize box

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Acquisition Note: These photographs were donated by Ida Dietz, Fredell's daughter.

Preferred Citation: G. Herbert Fredell Photographic Collection (P 204), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.


Fredell, G. Herbert (George Herbert)

People, Places, and Topics

Corvallis (Or.)
Fredell, G. Herbert (George Herbert)
Military education--Oregon--Corvallis.
Oregon Agricultural College--Buildings.
Student activities--Oregon--Corvallis.
University History

Forms of Material

Photographic prints.

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