Guide to the Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook
1923

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Kohlhagen, Florence L.
Title: Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook
Dates: 1923 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.03 cubic foot (1 box)
Collection Number: MSS Kohlhagen
Summary: The Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook consists of class notes of the Rural Sociology course taken by Kohlhagen at Oregon Agricultural College in 1923.
Repository: Oregon State University Libraries
University Archives

121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-4501
Phone: 541-737-2165
Email: archives@oregonstate.edu
Web: http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/archives

Languages: Materials in English. 

Biographical Note

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 Description

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 Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation :  

Florence L. Kohlhagen Notebook, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information :  

The notebook was transferred from the Horner Museum in the late 1970s.

Related Materials :  

The Archives' holdings include the Zorn-Macpherson Bill Collection and a variety of other collections that include Oregon State University students' class notebooks.


Subjects

    • Subject Terms :
    • Sociology, Rural--Study and teaching--Oregon--Corvallis.
      • Other Creators :
      • Macpherson, Hector, 1875-1970.

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