Herbert Adams Schell attended Oregon State College and earned a BS in engineering in 1951. Schell, from Portland, was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity.
The Herbert A. Schell Photograph Collection consists of images assembled by Schell during his student years at Oregon State College. The photographs depict Schell and other students at dances, parties, and dinners and include group photographs of the Kappa Sigma fraternity members. Several images include the fraternity's pet dog, George; a woman named Pat Keep is identified in one of the images. The collection includes images of formal dances, costume parties, and the Interfraternity Sing.
All of the photographs are b/w prints; several of the images were made by Donald Free, College Photos.
Restrictions on Access :
Collection is open for research.Preferred Citation :
Herbert A. Schell Photograph Collection (P 282), Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Information :
The photographs were received in 2010 by the Oregon State University Libraries in yearbooks that were donated by Schell's family after his death. The photographs were transferred to the Archives.Related Materials :
The OSU Archives holdings include numerous collections of photographs taken or assembled by students. Harriet's Collection includes many images documenting student life. Other collections that include images of student life during the late 1940s and early 1950s are the Wilson H. Foote (P 268) and the Richard W. Gilkey Photographs (P 252) Photographs.