Category Archives: Visual Instruction Department

Hello fall, we’ve missed you …

… and the hustle and bustle of a full campus! Though we’ve made it to the second week of classes and things are settling down a bit on campus … The leaves are turning and fluttering down through crisp fall … Continue reading

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Let ‘er Buck! Part 2

If you’ve been following this blog or a regular site-seer to our Flickr Commons site, you know that any set with an image of a man riding backwards on a mule is a set to spend some time looking through … Continue reading

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Updates!

We left you hanging with new online exhibits, new collection guides, and some mountains in the Holy Lands — and yes, that was a long, long time ago … So what has been going on in the Archives since then? … Continue reading

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Great Cities and Gobs of Glaciers!

Great cities, gobs of glaciers, and a whole bunch of new collection guides? Must be another busy couple of weeks of work in the OSU Archives. Since we always start with Flickr, this week we’ll kick off with fabulous finding … Continue reading

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From Japan to Denmark

We’ve made good use of our virtual frequent flier miles over the past few weeks! Jetting from Japan to Denmark for two great big new Flickr Commons sets. The first set of images from Japan, taken and used in lectures … Continue reading

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Don’t just sit there!

Want to watch a movie? Take a trip? Do some research? There are plenty of things going on in the OSU Archives this month! In addition to the general buzz around exciting summer projects, we’re all a flutter over lazy, … Continue reading

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Argentina

We just can’t get enough of the Visual Instruction Department Lantern Slide Collection this summer … So we’re planning to release a set every week. Yes, I know, sun and a weekly release is almost too much! Since summer is … Continue reading

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Happy Summer!

In the beginning of the month we released a fabulous set of images from Yaquina Bay on the Oregon Coast — and now we’re ready to jump on one of the vessels and set sail for the summer. We’re traveling … Continue reading

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Oregonians: we read, write, work — and we can cheese?

Check out the latest set in Flickr Commons, Oregon Industries circa 1940. Again, we’re looking at the labors in our land, including textiles, food production, mining, and (of course) a little bit of logging. “Women working at the Portland Woolen … Continue reading

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Oregon Industries: circa 1925

Where can you find logs, ladies, and lumber? Cows, carcasses, and chickens? Stacks of wheat and a pile of wool? In Oregon, of course! This week we launched the latest addition to our Flickr Commons account! The 1925 Oregon Industries … Continue reading

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