Guide to the American Society of Agricultural Engineers Oregon Student Branch Records
1955-1989

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Oregon Student Branch.
Title: American Society of Agricultural Engineers Oregon Student Branch Records
Dates: 1955-1989 ( inclusive )
1968-1985 ( bulk )
Quantity: 0.25 cubic foot (1 box)
Collection Number: MSS ASAE
Summary: The records of the Oregon Student Branch of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE) at Oregon State University consist of materials created and assembled by this student organization pertaining to its programs and activities. The Oregon Student Branch was established in the mid-1930s.
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. 

Historical Note

The Oregon Student Branch of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers was established at Oregon State College in the mid-1930s for majors in agricultural engineering. The national organization is now known as the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

Martin Hellickson, Associate Professor of Bioengineering served as faculty advisor for the student branch after he joined the faculty of Oregon State University in 1975. Hellickson retired in 2006.

Content Description

The American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE) Oregon Student Branch Records consist of materials generated and assembled by this student student organization at Oregon State University. The records include financial documents, certificates, constitutions and by-laws, correspondence, meeting minutes, memberships lists, and publications that document the activities and program of the organization. The correspondence primarily pertains to scholarships and awards offered through the branch and through the Department of Agricultural Engineering. The publications consist of issues of the ASAE National Student Journal published annually at the time of the summer national student meeting. The Journal includes annual summaries from student branches, including Oregon State.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation :  

American Society of Agricultural Engineers Oregon Student Branch Records, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information :  

Records were transferred in 2008 from the Bioengineering Department, where they were part of the files of Martin Hellickson, faculty advisor for the organization.

Related Materials :  

The Archives' collections include the records of the Oregon State University chapter of the Alpha Epsilon agricultural engineering honorary society as well as the Bioresource Engineering Department Records (RG 001). The papers of several agricultural engineering faculty are also available in the Archives, including Dean E. Booster, Hugh J. Hansen, J. Ronald Miner, and James A. Moore.


Subjects

    • Corporate Names :
    • American Society of Agricultural Engineers.
    • Oregon State College. Dept. of Agricultural Engineering.
    • Oregon State University. Dept. of Agricultural Engineering.
    • Subject Terms :
    • Agricultural engineering--Study and teaching (Higher)--Oregon--Corvallis.
    • College students--Oregon--Corvallis.
    • Scholarships--Oregon--Corvallis.
    • Student activities--Oregon--Corvallis.
      • Other Creators :
      • Hellickson, Martin L.

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