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Reuniting Finley and Bohlman: A Student’s Perspective

This continues our series on Finley and Bohlman and highlights the work of one of our student employees.  Valeria Dávila Gronros is an Argentinean photographer, filmmaker, and digital films restorer, about to obtain her BA in Cinema Studies by the … Continue reading

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Reuniting Finley and Bohlman

This is the first post in a series detailing the joint project between OSU and OHS to bring together and digitize the William Lovell Finley and Herman T. Bohlman photograph and manuscript collections held by these institutions.  William Lovell Finley … Continue reading

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New guides for January and February!

The month isn’t quite done, but we’re excited to share the 8 new/updated finding aids completed in January and February 2018. It’s an eclectic set! And you’ll see several links to Oregon Digital, where you’ll find all sorts of cool digital content. Difference, Power, … Continue reading

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Interview with Karl McCreary, Organizer of OSU Art Exhibit

In honor of the new exhibit “Community – Collaboration – Craft: A Glimpse of Art at OSU” in our foyer, I interviewed archivist Karl McCreary to learn more about his reason for displaying this aspect of OSU history. What is your … Continue reading

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Ada and the Engine

Did you miss the play reading in our reading room last week?  Check out some photos from the event and we look forward to seeing you at our next reading! This reading continues a series of play readings about women … Continue reading

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A New Exhibit at SCARC

Community – Collaboration – Craft A Glimpse of Art at OSU Exhibit will run January 15 to May 31 in the foyer outside of Special Collections Drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, video production, photography, weaving, woodcraft, and metalworking. These activities have … Continue reading

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Happy 2018 – look at the finding aids we did last month!

Margaret Meehan Papers, 1961-1987 (MSS Meehan) The Meehan Papers consist of materials created and assembled by Honors Program Director and History Department Instructor Margaret Meehan, a staff member at Oregon State University from 1970 to 1986.  The collection chiefly consists … Continue reading

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Being SCARC’s Lead Student Archivist

Hi!  I’m Anna and I am SCARC’s Lead Student Archivist. I’ve had the pleasure of working in SCARC for almost three years, which have exposed to me to new ways to use my history of science background and just might … Continue reading

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New on Rare @ OSU

Have you checked out our rare book blog recently?  Our student archivist Ethan is highlighting some of our unique collections!  His recent posts include: Papers for Peace: Vietnam, Linus Pauling, and Thích Nhất Hạnh’s Burning Lotus The 1906 San Francisco … Continue reading

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Processing the Olympia Brewery Library Collection

Post contributed by Jalen Todd, SCARC Student Archivist Every day is leg day when you work in the archives. Forget hitting the gym and lifting weights, I’ll probably have arms capable of wrestling a bear by the time I’m done … Continue reading

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