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KBVR Photographs, circa 1970-1988

Overview of the Collection

Creator
KBVR (Television station : Corvallis , Or.)
Title
KBVR Photographs
Dates
circa 1970-1988 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.15 cubic foot, including 350 photographs, (1 box)
Location of Collection
P shelves
Collection Number
P 170
Summary
The KBVR Photographs consist of color slides of campus buildings, university athletics, and student activities that were made or assembled for use in KBVR television productions or broadcasts. The KBVR student-operated campus television station began broadcasting in 1967.
Repository
Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Special Collections & Archives Research Center
121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR
97331-4501
Telephone: 541-737-2075
Fax: 541-737-8674
scarc@oregonstate.edu
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

KBVR-FM, the student-operated campus radio station, began broadcasting in 1965 as a 10-watt station. In January 1967, KBVR television began broadcasting for several hours one or two evenings per week, on the closed circuit television system used during the day for classroom television. Both the radio and television stations were originally located in Shepard Hall, but moved to the Memorial Union East when that facility was completed in 1977. KBVR radio and television are funded and administered through the Memorial Union and Student Activities as one of the components of Student Media.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection consists of color slides made and/or assembled by KBVR for use in television productions and broadcasts. The images include views of campus and campus buildings; the KBVR studios and staff; intercollegiate athletics; President Robert W. MacVicar and his wife, Clarice MacVicar; Corvallis; the ASOSU Senate in session; and students. Of particular note are images of the coaches and players on the 1980/81 women's basketball and gymnastics teams, businesses and street scenes in downtown Corvallis, and the Vina Moses Center.

All of the images are mounted, color 35 mm slides.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

KBVR Photographs (P 170), Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Campus views and buildings, circa 1970-1985Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Ballard Extension Hall
1
Bookstore (exterior)
1
Dixon Recreation Center
Dormitories
Box
1
Callahan Hall
1
McNary Hall
1
Sackett Hall
1
Weatherford Hall
1
Wilson Hall
1
Fairbanks Hall
1
Forestry Science Laboratory (USFS)
1
Gill Coliseum
1
Kerr Administration Building
1
Kidder Hall
1
Langton Hall
1
LaSells Stewart Center (construction)
1
Library (interior and exterior)
1
McAlexander Fieldhouse
1
Memorial Union (interior and exterior)
1
Memorial Union East (construction)
1
Milam Hall
1
Moreland Hall
1
Native American Longhouse
1
Naval ROTC
1
Outdoor Recreation Center
1
Parker Stadium
1
Peavy Hall
1
People's Park
1
Radiation Center
1
Shepard Hall (with KBVR sign)
1
Sororities, Fraternities, and Cooperatives
1
Waldo Hall
1
Wayne Valley Field (track)
1
Wilkinson Hall (construction)

KBVR studios and staff, circa 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

StudentsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

ASOSU senate in sessionReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Various scenes including moonrise, flowers, birds, and insectReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

AthleticsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Baseball
Basketball (men's) vs. University of Oregon in Gill Coliseum
circa 1980
Box
1
University of Oregon basketball players, 1978; Mike Clark, Felton Sealey, and Barry Walker
1
Basketball (women's) team
Individual players and coaches: Aki Hill (head coach); Ross Cook (assistant coach); Chris Acarregui; Margy Becker; Donna Brigham; Amy Bullard; Cheryl Cady; Robyn Clark; Betty Collings; Cheri Hoppes; Belinda Lopez; Jan Martin; Carol Menken; Pam Mollett; Kathy Riel; Cheryl Sturzenegger.
1980/1981
1
Crew
1
Eggers, John H., Sports Information Director
1
Gymastics team
Team photo and individual coaches and gymnasts: Ron Ludwig (head coach); Bryan Lea (assistant coach); Jackie Johnson (assistant coach); Mary Ayotte; Pam Bond; Laurie Carter; Kris Femling; Barb Hale; Carol Holmes; Sally Humble; Linda Parker; Connie Shuya.
1980/1981
1
Moore, Sylvia, Women's Athletic Director
1
Wrestling; including coach Dale Thomas

MacVicar, Robert W. and Clarice, circa 1975; at home, in office, with students, and in meeting with deans and administrators in President's Conference Room (6th floor of Kerr Administration Building)Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Copy slides of historic photographs; including images of Poling Hall, Coed Cottage, Waldo Hall dining room; Heckart Lodge; Fairbanks, Alpha, and Hudson Halls; student groups; and an aerial campus viewReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Title slides and logosReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Oregon Governors and SenatorsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Governor Robert W. Straub
1
Governor Victor G. Atiyeh
1
Senators Burbidge, J. Burns, K. Burns, Cook, Fadeley, Heard, Howard, Mahoney, Potts, Ripper, Roberts, and Thorne; Senate President Boe
1973

CorvallisReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box
1
Benton County Assessor's Office
1
Benton County courthouse
1
Bicycle repair shop
1
Camp Adair
1
City Hall
1
Corvallis City logo
1
Corvallis High School basketball game
1
Corvallis Public Library
1
Crescent Valley High School
1
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) laboratory
1
Fillmore Inn apartments
1
Greyhound bus station
1
Hawthorne Manor (halfway house and rehabilitation center)
1
Linn-Benton Community College
1
Third Street looking north showing Citizens Bank construction (?) and Texaco gas station on SE corner of 3rd and Jefferson
1
Vina Moses Center

Oregon and Pacific Northwest scenesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Cattle theft reward poster
1
Eugene
1
Harvesting wheat
1
Mount St. Helens
1980
1
Oregon Board of Education (sign in Salem?)
1
Oregon Coast
1
Portland
1
Trojan nuclear power plant
1
Snow skiing
1
State capitol in Salem
1
Television news helicopter
1
Three Sisters