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Collection Title:Colleges for Oregon's Future Collection
Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Colleges for Oregon's Future Collection documents the efforts of this citizen organization to promote the needs of higher education in Oregon, especially bond measures for building construction.
 
Collection Title:Corvallis, Oregon, Photograph Collection
Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Corvallis, Oregon, Photograph Collection consists of images of Corvallis and vicinity that document the city and region in the early and middle 20th century. A variety of formats are represented in the collection, including panoramic prints, nitrate negatives, hand-tinted prints, and large mounted mural-size prints. The photographs were assembled from a variety of sources.
 
Collection Title:Douglas and Mabel McKay Papers
Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Douglas and Mabel McKay Papers document Douglas McKay's student years at Oregon Agricultural College (OAC), his military service during World Wars I and II, and his political career. Douglas McKay graduated from OAC in 1917 with a BS in Farm Crops and married Mabel Christine Hill that same year. McKay was a successful businessman and politician, serving as an Oregon State Senator, Oregon Governor, and Secretary of the Interior in the Cabinet of President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
 
Collection Title:Ben Westlund Papers
Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Ben Westlund Papers document Westlund's political career in Oregon. Westlund served as a State Legislator and State Senator from central Oregon from 1997 until his election as State Treasurer in 2008, a position he held until his death in 2010. Westlund advocated for higher education in central Oregon and was instrumental in the establishment of the Oregon State University Cascades Campus in Bend.
 
Collection Title:Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection
Repository:Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Summary:The Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection consists predominantly of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and broadsides pertaining to the Zorn-Macpherson School Moving Bill. The bill provided for the consolidation of the University of Oregon and the Oregon State College and other major changes to the organization of higher education in Oregon. The bill was resoundingly defeated in the November 1932 general election.

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