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Ralph S. Besse Thesis, 1913

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Besse, Ralph S. (Ralph Stephen), 1887-
Title
Ralph S. Besse Thesis
Dates
1913 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.05 cubic foot, including 9 photographs, (1 box)
Collection Number
MSS Besse
Summary
The Ralph S. Besse Thesis, Agriculture as a Career, was submitted to the College of Agriculture at the University of Missouri in 1913. Besse served as a farm management extension specialist and administrator in the Agricultural Experiment Station from 1922 until his retirement in 1953.
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

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Ralph S. Besse joined the Oregon Agricultural College faculty in 1922 as farm management extension specialist. In 1932, he became Assistant Director of the Agricultural Experiment Station; he served as Associate Director of the Station from 1949 until his retirement in 1953. Besse earned B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Missiouri.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Ralph S. Besse Thesis, Agriculture as a Career, was submitted to the College of Agriculture at the University of Missouri in 1913 for the Mrs. Mary Guinn Prize. It includes photographic prints of farm scenes and country homes.

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Preferred Citation

Ralph S. Besse Thesis, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

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