Monthly Archives: October 2016

“Poetic Dendrochronology and Human/Tree Portraiture in Historical Photographs from the PNW,” Melody Owen’s Resident Scholar talk

Melody Owen, an artist from the Portland area, is the 22nd individual to complete a term as Resident Scholar in the Oregon State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center (SCARC). The Resident Scholar program, which was established in … Continue reading

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Getting the Drop on Nature

Halloween is just a week away. In celebration, this month’s installation of our Reuniting Finley and Bohlman series takes a look at costumes—the innovative wildlife photographer’s best friend. William Finley and his collaborators are renowned for their ingenuity and stubborn … Continue reading

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“War on Rabbits Begins Sunday: Ritual Rabbit Slaughter and the Oregon Extension Service,” Jason Hogstad’s Resident Scholar

Jason Hogstad, a Ph.D. student in the History department at the University of Colorado-Boulder, is the twenty-fourth individual to be supported by the Resident Scholar Program, operated by the Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center (SCARC). … Continue reading

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What’s new on the OMA blog? Hear the Stories: Oregon African American Railroad Porters Oral History Collection

The OMA hosted the first of SCARC’s 2016 Archives Month events and we have it recorded for you to view online! “Hear the Stories: Oregon African American Railroad Porters Oral History Collection” featured the oral historian, filmmaker, and educator, Michael … Continue reading

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Oregon Archives Month 2016!

SCARC is so excited for another great set of events planned for 2016 Oregon Archives Month – all of which are free and open to the public! We have three events in October: Hear the Stories: Oregon African American Railroad … Continue reading

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