Category Archives: archive_events

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Heismans, Hemoglobin, and Hot pads — oh my!

It’s that magical month when leaves turn, students return, and we turn to clever puns for advertising OSU’s Oregon Archives Month activities. So join us for one, some, or all of our events — I promise it will be a … Continue reading

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Our very own Trysting Tree named State Heritage Tree!

Last week the Trysting Tree was named a State Heritage Tree and Special Collections & Archives Research Center director Larry Landis spoke at the dedication ceremony. For those of you who weren’t able to make it, here’s what you missed! … Continue reading

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Anniversaries and New Beginnings!

Just in time to commemorate the Special Collections 25th and OSU Archives 50th anniversaries, we merged departments to form the new Special Collections & Archives Research Center. Though we are now beginning anew as one department, we connected with our … Continue reading

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Taste those ‘chives this Thursday!

Did you make your shopping list? Did you check it twice? This Thursday (10/27) from 12:00-1:00 you can sample tastes of the past in our annual Taste of the ‘Chives recipe event! Bring yourself — and a dish if you … Continue reading

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History, plus a movie for lunch? Sure!

Join us to watch the fabulous Oregon Public Broadcasting “Oregon Experience” documentary on Linus Pauling, an amazing man and native Oregonian. You’ll learn fascinating facts about OSU alumnus and Nobel Prize winning chemist and peace activist Linus Pauling in this new film about his … Continue reading

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Have some history for lunch!

Celebrate Oregon Archives Month and join us for a lunchtime viewing about campus history and famous alums from the 1960s and 1970s. When & Where? Thursday 13th, noon-1:00pm (Willamette East Room-3rd Floor of Valley Library) These three films, produced at … Continue reading

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McDonald Rare Book Collection Tour!

Get a peek at OSU’s oldest and rarest volumes in this tour of the Library’s fascinating McDonald Rare Book Collection. Trevor Sandgathe of Special Collections will show off this unique collection that includes cuneiform tablets, incunabula, and fine bindings. When … Continue reading

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Time for Taste of the ‘Chives!

Sample the tastes of the past in this annual celebration of the recipes found in historic publications written by OSU students and staff. This year, we’ll showcase recipes celebrated as “international” in flavor and we highlight four different sources dating from … Continue reading

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Want to watch your history?

You know how picky archives can be about eating and historical collections? Two film events offer you a great chance to watch some historical and eat some lunch. Best of both worlds, I tell you. Thursday, October 13 (12:00-1:00, Willamette … Continue reading

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Oregon Archives Month: Celebrating archival anniversaries at OSU with tours, film, and food!

Honoring 50 years of the University Archives and 25 years of the Special Collections at OSU, we’re celebrating our merger this year with a palette of events highlighting Beaver history! Lace up your sneakers and join us Saturday, October 1 … Continue reading

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