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Clarence Leroy Andrews papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Clarence Leroy Andrews was an employee of the Interior Department Bureau of Education and Reindeer Service in Alaska in the 1920s. He focused on Eskimos and their use of reindeer herds, writing several books about Eskimo life in Alaska. He was especially concerned with corporations which exploited reindeer herds, and led a campaign in the 1930s to remove Carl Momen of Seattle from control of the reindeer industry. The C. L. Andrews papers consist largely of business and personal correspondence, published and unpublished manuscripts, and photographs. Important to the collection are the W. T. Lopp files that relate to education in Alaska and the reindeer service from 1908-1939.
 
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Levi Ankeny letter to Joseph N. Teal

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection contains a letter dated July 15, 1904 from Levi Ankeny of Walla Walla, Washington, to Joseph N. Teal of Portland, Oregon. In the letter, Ankeny informs Teal about the population and agricultural crops of Franklin County, Washington.
 
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The Organic Gardening Experience in Lorane, Oregon

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Kathryn Arnold was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Bear River Heritage Barn Surveys

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:This collection hosts the products from the Bear River Heritage Area Historic Barn Survey that works to tell the story of the historic barns in northern Utah and southeastern Idaho through interviews, photographs, and fieldnotes. Criteria for documented barns included an age of fifty-years-old and older, those in good condition, and barns with easy access for public viewing. The project goals included documenting the barn builders; describing the historic uses of the barns; educating the public about the barns’ architectural features; cultural uses; and symbols. To this end, two separate, self-guided tours explore the types of barns and history, as well as the methods of construction for the documented local barns. Additionally, educational exhibits and talks also resulted from the work, as well as actual restoration work on several of the Utah barns and educational workshops for the public to learn restoration techniques.
 
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Bear River Heritage Barn Surveys

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:This collection hosts the products from the Bear River Heritage Area Historic Barn Survey that works to tell the story of the historic barns in northern Utah and southeastern Idaho through interviews, photographs, and fieldnotes. Criteria for documented barns included an age of fifty-years-old and older, those in good condition, and barns with easy access for public viewing. The project goals included documenting the barn builders; describing the historic uses of the barns; educating the public about the barns’ architectural features; cultural uses; and symbols. To this end, two separate, self-guided tours explore the types of barns and history, as well as the methods of construction for the documented local barns. Additionally, educational exhibits and talks also resulted from the work, as well as actual restoration work on several of the Utah barns and educational workshops for the public to learn restoration techniques.
 
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Hans Bendixen papers

Repository:Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Summary: The Hans Bendixen Papers consist of Bendixen's research materials, autobiographical notes, files on his civic engagement in Pullman, Washington, and his home movies from his travels to Germany in the 1930s and in the United States. Bendixen was a professor of Dairy Science at Washington State College from 1927-1959.
 
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Bertram Rodney Bertramson papers

Repository:Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Summary: The Bertram Rodney Bertramson Papers consist of materials documenting three specific endeavors in which Bertramson was an active member: the development of the Pioneer Heights addition to Pullman, Washington, post-World War II food production and distribution in Germany, and a U.S. Aid project in Morocco to improve dryland farming techniques. Bertramson was a professor of agronomy at Washington State University and an involved member of his community in Pullman.
 
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Walter S. Bowman photographs

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Walter S. Bowman (1865-1938) was a professional photographer who worked in Pendleton, Oregon, from the late 1880s to the mid 1930s. Bowman's photographs document daily life in Eastern Oregon, including special events such as the Pendleton Round-Up. The collection consists of almost 800 negatives and prints representative of the span of the photographer's work, but his noted images of tribal people were largely destroyed after his death.
 
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Agricultural Beliefs

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Steve Carpenter was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Asa V. Clark papers

Repository:Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Summary: The Asa V. Clark Papers consists of materials documenting Clark's career as a politician and his time as a student at Washington State College (WSC). This includes photographs, documents, and a scrapbook from the 1955 United States Agricultural Delegation to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR, now Russia), of which Clark was a part and announcements for WSC reunions and Clark's induction in to the WSU Hall of Fame.
 
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College of Agriculture photograph collection.

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:Consisting of 385 photographs and 72 negatives, this collection illustrates way in which USU’s College of Agriculture students learned about livestock, animal husbandry, judging contests, range and pasture conditions, etc.
 
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Community Improvement Through Local History Project oral histories

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary:Many, if not all of these tapes were produced as a part of the Community Improvement Through Local History Project funded by USU’s Kellogg Quality of Rural Life Program in the 1970s. They consist largely of oral histories with people across the state of Utah.
 
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Cooper Point Journal

Repository:The Evergreen State College, Malcolm Stilson Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Cooper Point Journal is the student newspaper at the Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. The newspaper started in 1971 and continues to run as a bi-monthly journal.
 
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Harriette Cushman Extension Service Records

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Harriette Cushman Extension Service Records comprise a group of files from multiple accessions acquired over the course of several years. The files in this collection traverse a spectrum of Cushman’s working activities ranging from her career as Extension Poultry Specialist to working with the Friends of the Montana State College Library to improvement of Native American education, as well as documenting the Montana Extension Service history.
 
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Llyn De Danaan Papers

Repository:The Evergreen State College, Malcolm Stilson Archives and Special Collections
Summary:None
 
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Feagins Family Papers

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:The Feagins Family Papers documents farming in the Wallowa and Walla Walla, Washington area, through financial and personal documents. These papers, which date from 1910 through 1934, also consist of Christmas invitations, photographs, and correspondence.
 
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Ozark Mountain Folklore

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Leslie E. Frye was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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The Papers of Congressman James V. Hansen

Repository:Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Summary: This collection contains subject files, general correspondence, constituent correpsondence, books, reports, maps, newspaper clippings, media, and other documents from James V. Hansen's 20 years as a U.S. congressman representing Utah's first district.
 
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Karl Hobson papers

Repository:Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Summary:The Karl Hobson Papers consist of the research and professional papers of Karl Hobson as an agricultural forecasting expert at Washington State College and an independent forecaster and publihser of Hobson's Farm Forecast. Hobson worked for extension services at the University of Idaho and Washington State College and published Hobson's Farm Forecast with Elliot Marple from 1950 to 1955.
 
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Edward John Iddings scrapbooks and lantern slides

Repository:University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:E. J. Iddings was the Dean of the College of Agriculture at the University of Idaho from 1915 to 1946. The scrapbooks and lantern slides document agricultural practices and education at the University of Idaho and abroad.
 
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Guide to the John H. Strande Family History

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Brief family history of John H. Strande and his family.
 
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Guide to the Lokensgard Family History

Repository:Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:History of the Ole and Helga Lokensgard family, who left Norway for America in 1857.
 
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John Clyde Marquis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Clyde Marquis (1881-1965) was an editor of agricultural and gentlemen's magazines and served in the U.S. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. The collection contains personal and professional correspondence, files and correspondence on the International Institute of Agriculture, the American Committee of the International Institute of Agriculture, and the World Agricultural Society.
 
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Agricultural Customs, Legends, and Miscellany

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Ted McConnaughey was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Wheeler McMillen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Wheeler McMillen (b. 1893) was a newspaper reporter, became editor of the Covington, Ind. Republican, editor of Country Home, and editor-in-chief of Farm Journal. He was founder and president of the Farm Chemurgic Council. In the 1940s he was active politically, ran for the governorship of New Jersey, and was a presidential candidate. Collection includes book manuscripts with related material, most notably Bugs or People--Which? (Appleton, 1965); correspondence; speeches, articles, editorial columns, and broadcast interview transcripts; and scrapbooks, sound recordings, photographs, and books.

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