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OSU Band Photographs, 1892-1998

Collection Overview

Title: OSU Band Photographs, 1892-1998

ID: P 104

Primary Creator: Oregon State University. Department of Music

Extent: 0.68 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The OSU Band Photographs collection consists of photographs of the OSU Symphonic, Marching, Basketball and Jazz bands as well as various band events, including a 1998 tour of Taiwan.

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

Scope and Content Notes

The collection consists of two series - Itemized Photographs and Non-Itemized Photographs. Most of these images date to the first half of the twentieth century.

The Itemized Photographs consist largely of images of individual band members and of the marching band performing in various formations.

The Non-Itemized Photographs have been arranged by accession and include images of the 1998 Symphonic Band Tour of Taiwan taken by Larry and Rebecca Landis. Individuals shown include Jim Douglass (Band Director), Lyn Lunquist (Oregon House Speaker), Jennifer Segerholt (Alumni Association), Jack van der Water (International Education), Rita-Lynn Sanders (Corvallis Gazette-Times reporter), and Larry and Rebecca Landis. Also included in this series are images of the Marching, Symphonic and Basketball bands; Jazz Ensembles; photographs used in brochures; images of "Tonight Show" bandleader Doc Severinsen; and images of other music events including the OSU Junior High Music camp and its participants at Rockaway Beach, Oregon, 1982.

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

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 730 photographs; 1 archives box and 4 file folders

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Related Materials: Other materials found with these photographs have been separately described as part Music Department Records (RG 148) and Oregon State University Bands Motion Picture Films and Videotapes (FV 104).

Preferred Citation: OSU Band Photographs (P 104), 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: Preliminary container list available online.


Oregon State University. Department of Music
Douglass, James
Landis, Lawrence A.

People, Places, and Topics

Oregon State University. Department of Music
University History

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