"The Optimist" Forest Grove High School Yearbook Collection, 1922-1941 PDF
- "The Optimist" Forest Grove High School Yearbook Collection
- 1922-1941 (inclusive)19221941
- 0.5 cubic feet
- Collection Number
- Forest Grove High School, founded in 1907, has published yearbooks since at least the 1920s. This collection includes several issues of the yearbook from various sources.
- Pacific University, Archives
Pacific University Archives
2043 College Way
Forest Grove, OR
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Six volumes of "The Optimist," the Forest Grove High School yearbook, dated 1922, 1923, 1927, 1929, 1930, and 1941. Some of the yearbooks belonged to the donor's family and others were bought at antique stores.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Forest Grove High School was founded in 1907, where it was the sole public high school in the town through the 2000s. It was originally located on the corner of 17th and Elm Streets. The high school published yearbooks beginning at least as early as the 1920s.
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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Geographical Names :
- Forest Grove, Or.
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Other Creators :
- Personal Names :
- Holscher, David (dnr)
- Holscher, Virginia (dnr)