- Kohlhagen, Florence L.
- Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook
- 1923 (inclusive)19231923
- 0.03 cubic foot, (1 box)
- Collection Number
- MSS Kohlhagen
- The Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook consists of class notes of the Rural Sociology course taken by Kohlhagen at Oregon Agricultural College in 1923.
- Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Special Collections and Archives Research Center
121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Florence Louise Kohlhagen, from Roseburg, graduated from Oregon Agricultural College in 1923 with a degree in home economics. By 1925, she was married to H.L. McHenry and living in Portland, Oregon.
Hector Macpherson was a faculty member in economics and sociology at Oregon Agricultural College from 1911 until 1926, when he resigned his faculty position to offer his services to the movement for reorganization of higher education in Oregon. He was elected to the State Legislature in 1927, 1929, and 1939.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook consists of class notes of the Rural Sociology course taken by Kohlhagen at Oregon Agricultural College in 1923. The course was taught by Hector Macpherson. Topics addressed in the course include the evolution of rural institutions; the rural community, family, and school; rural societies and associations, including churches; rural systems of transportation and communication; the dependence of national welfare upon the rural community; and the role of agriculture.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
The notebook was transferred from the Horner Museum in the late 1970s.
The Archives' holdings include the Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection and a variety of other collections that include Oregon State University students' class notebooks.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Sociology, Rural--Study and teaching--Oregon--Corvallis.
- Macpherson, Hector, 1875-1970. (creator)