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Fred Deininger Luse Photograph Album, 1908-1910

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Luse, Fred Deininger
Title
Fred Deininger Luse Photograph Album
Dates
1908-1910 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 cubic ft., (98 b/w prints and 3 color postcards (attached to scrapbook pages))
Collection Number
P 228
Summary
The Fred Deininger Luse Photograph Album consists primarily of images collected by Luse while attending Oregon Agricultural College in the early part of the twentieth century. The images document campus buildings and grounds as well as student activities. Luse graduated from Oregon Agricultural Colege in 1909 with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.
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
Languages
English

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Fred D. Luse, of Lents, Oregon, attended Oregon Agricultural College and graduated in 1909 with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He was active in a variety of student activities including the Zetegathian Literary Society, English Association, Glee Club, Society Debating Team, Prohibition Oratorical Contest and College Orator. He also served as the Y.M.C.A. Vice President, Associate Editor of the NW Journal of English and as Captain of ROTC Company G. After graduating he worked as Secretary of the Fresno, California and Chicago, Illinois Y.M.C.A.s, then for Forbes Supply Co. in Portland, Oregon.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection consists of photographic prints collected and assembled by Fred D. Luse, documenting campus buildings and grounds and student activities during Luse's years at Oregon Agricultural College. The collection includes several campus snow scenes, May Day activities, various athletic teams, O.A.C Cadet exercises, views of Main Street in Corvallis, the Benton County Courthouse and Albany College. Also included are photos of Stanford University buildings along with views of Fresno, Herndon and Palo Alto, California taken during Luse's years of employment in Fresno, California.

Current building names are given in parentheses.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Fred Deininger Luse Photograph Album (P 228), Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 page 1: Campus, Oregon Agricultural College, Corvallis, Oregon
(l-r Waldo Hall, Education Hall, Women's Center, Benton Hall, Apperson Hall; photo taken from Lower Campus)
1909
1 page 2: Mining Building
(Women's Center)
1909
1 page 2: Shepard Hall & YMCA 1909
1 page 3: Agricultural Building
(Education Hall)
1909
1 page 3: Mechanical Hall
(Apperson Hall)
1909
1 page 4: Administration Building
(Benton Hall)
1909
1 page 4: Armory and Gymnasium
(Gladys Valley Gymnastics Center)
1909
1 page 5: Mechanical Arts (Merryfield Hall and Annex), Horticultural Building and Greenhouses, Power Plant and Mechanical Hall (Apperson Hall).
From north side of Administration Building (Benton Hall) Building
1909
1 page 6: Agronomy Building
(Strand Agricultural Hall)
1909
1 page 6: Pharmacy Building
(originally Alpha Hall)
1909
1 page 7: Cauthorn Hall-boys dormitory
(Fairbanks Hall)
1909
1 page 7: Barns 1909
1 page 8: Mining Assay Laboratory (includes water tower) 1909
1 page 8: Waldo Hall-girls dormitory 1909
1 page 9: View of college buildings from Cauthorn Hall (Fairbanks Hall)
(l-r Strand Agricultural Hall, Benton Hall, Waldo Hall)
1909
1 page 10: Front of Administration Building
(Benton Hall)
1909
1 page 10: Campus Snow View
(l-r Waldo Hall, Education Hall, Benton Hall, Apperson Hall)
Jan. 1909
1 page 11: New Armory 120' x 350'
(McAlexander Field House; under construction)
1910
1 page 11: Snow scene, Armory
(Gladys Valley Gymnastics Center)
Jan. 1909
1 page 12: Coasting on hills west of Corvallis
(snow scene)
Jan. 1909
1 page 12: Campus
(Benton Hall, Apperson Hall snow scene)
1909
1 page 13: Cauthorn Hall in winter
(Fairbanks Hall)
Jan. 1909
1 page 13: From Mechanical Hall to Administration Building
(snow scene of Benton Hall shot from Apperson Hall)
Jan. 1909
1 page 14: Fountain at entrance to Campus
(Lady of the Fountain in snow)
Jan. 1909
1 page 14: Birds eye view of O.A.C.
(looking northwest)
1910
1 page 15: Campus cactus 1909
1 page 15: Fountain at east entrance to campus
(Lady of the Fountain)
1909
1 page 16: Another view of Fountain showing tropical plants
South approach to Mary's River Bridge, Corvallis, Oregon, 1909
1909
1 page 16: South approach to Mary's River Bridge, Corvallis, Oregon 1909
1 page 17: Cauthorn Hall Club 1909
1 page 17: Main Street (2nd St), Corvallis, Oregon
(looking north)
1909
1 page 18: Mt. Chintimini (Marys Peak), Corvallis, Oregon 1909
1 page 18: Life saving crew, Cauthorn Hall Club
(kitchen staff)
1909
1 page 19: "Fourth Battalion"
(Women students sitting under tree)
1909
1 page 19: May Day 1908
1 page 20: Queen Marie (Cathey) and Attendants, May Day 1908
1 page 20: Crowning of queen and Winding the May pole, May Day 1908
1 page 21: Varsity Track Team 1908
1 page 21: Varsity Basketball Team, Northwest Collegiate Champions 1909
1 page 22: Varsity Football Team 1909
1 page 22: Second Annual Interscholastic Track Meet of Oregon 1908
1 page 23: F.C. Smithson-World Champion Hurdler Oct. 10, 1908
1 page 23: Cup presented to Smithson by fellow students 1908
1 page 24: O.A.C Mascot, Rev. J.R.N. Bell 1908-1909
1 page 24: F.S. Norcross-'Norky' of 'Green Bunch' fame 1908
1 page 25: Championship Flag
(flown over Benton Hall)
1908
1 page 25: O.A.C. Cadet Band 1908
1 page 26: Football team 1909
1 page 26: Football Rooters 1909
1 page 27: S.B. Hall-'09, Varsity hammer thrower
(record 1909)
1908
1 page 27: Tubby' Wolfe-'10, Varsity shot-putter
(College record 1909)
1908
1 page 28: A.K. Chapman-'09
Varsity high jumper and pole vaulter, college record holder 1909
1908
1 page 28: '09 Baseball Team 1908
1 page 29: Student Publications 1909
1 page 29: Cauthorn Tennis Club Court 1909
1 page 30: Sophomore-Freshman Bag Rush 1910
1 page 30: O.A.C. Regimental Formation, Used in O.A.C vs U.of O. Football Game, Multnomah Field, Portland Nov. 1908
1 page 31: 1911 Flagpole
(presented to O.A.C. by Class of 1911)
1910
1 page 31: Parade of O.A.C. Cadets, Rose Festival, Portland, Oregon June 1908
1 page 32: First Reg. O.A.C Cadets on Main St. Corvallis, Oregon 1909
1 page 32: O.A.C Cadets in camp at University of Washington, Camp McAlexander> June 5-9, 1909
1 page 33: Inspection Day. Company Competition, Company M drilling-Rec'd Second Place, P. McAlexander-Capt. May 7, 1909
1 page 33: Inspection Day. Company Competition, Company G drilling in distance, Rec'd First Place, F.D. Luse Capt. May 7, 1909
1 page 34: Armory decorated for Commencement 1908
1 page 34: Graduating Class of 1908
1 page 35: Class day exercises
(On lawn in front of Benton Hall)
June 1908
1 page 35: Benton County Court House, Corvallis, Oregon 1908
1 page 36: Albany College, Albany, Oregon 1908
1 page 36: Chemistry Building, Leland Stanford Jr. University, Palo Alto, California, 1909 1909
1 page 37: An Arcade, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1909
1 page 37: Encina Walk, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1909
1 page 38: Memorial Church, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1909
1 page 38: Senior, Junior, Sophomore, Freshman, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 1909
1 page 39: Curtiss Bi-plane. Used by C.K. Hamilton, Fresno, California March 1909
1 page 39: First M.E. Church, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 40: Buddhist Temple, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 40: Looking from Room 5, Y.M.C.A., Fresno, California March 1910
1 page 41: Court House Park, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 41: Looking south on K Street from Nielsen Ave., Fresno, California 1910
1 page 42: Van Ness Avenue, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 42: L Street from Tuolumne Street, north Fresno, California 1910
1 page 43: Bridge over San Joaquin River, Herndon, California, ten miles from Fresno 1910
1 page 43: River scene near Herndon, California 1910
1 page 44: Looking north on I Street from Y.M.C.A., Fresno, California 1910
1 page 44: Carnegie Library, I Street, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 45: Mariposa Street from H Street, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 45: Recreation Park, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 45: Zapps Park, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 46: Post Office, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 46: Palm Avenue near Fresno, California 1910
1 page 46: County Court House, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 47: Fruit drying, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 47: S.P. Depot, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 47: Kearney Avenue, Fresno, California 1910
1 page 48: I Street looking north from Fresno Street, Fresno, California
(Y.M.C.A., I.O.O.F., City Hall)
1910
1 page 48: Scene of homes in Fresno, California
1910
1 page 49: Kearney Park Drive and Lodge, Fresno, California
1910
1 page 49: A raisin vineyard, Fresno, California>
1910