Heismans, Hemoglobin and Hot pads, oh my!

Join Special Collections and Archives in celebrating history at OSU in with these four events in October:         

Terry Baker on Film  - Thursday, October 4th (12:00-1:00; Willamette Room West) - In honor of the OSU athlete extraordinaire and Heisman Trophy winner Terry Baker, we’ll going to show the 1963 TV documentary produced by KATU-TV “A Day in the Life of Terry Baker.” We’ll also show clips from football games played by Baker.

Tour of the Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers - Wednesday, October 10 (3:00-4:00; SCARC Reference Room-5th floor) - Learn about the amazing legacy of  documentation from alumnus Linus Pauling. Chris Petersen of SCARC will be your guide to the diverse and fascinating Pauling Collection, which illuminates the brilliance, creativity, and conviction of the Nobel- Prize winning Chemistry professor.    

Tour of OSU Rare Book Collections- Friday, October 26 (noon-1:00; SCARC Reference Room-5th floor)- Get a peek at OSU’s oldest and rarest volumes in this tour of the Library’s fascinating rare book collections. Anne Bahde and Trevor Sandgathe of SCARC will show off this unique collection that includes cuneiform tablets, incunabula and fine bindings.  

Recipe Showcase-Monday, October 29th (12:00-1:00 Willamette East)-Sample tastes of the past in this annual showcase of recipes featured in historic publications written by OSU students and staff. This year, you’ll have a chance to vote for your favorite fare with prizes available to the tastiest dishes. You can find these recipes in publications online at the OSU ScholarsArchive site.

 Hope you can join us!

 Karl McCreary-OSU Collections Archivist, SCARC

Posted - September 24, 2012