Newberg Agricultural Society Minute Book
The collection consists of one volume of meeting minutes, the organization's constitution, and a list of charter members.
- Newberg Agricultural Society (Creator, Organization)
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Collection is available for research.
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The Newberg Agricultural Society was organized on February 4, 1882 to "…increase and diffuse knowledge among its members. To collect, condense, and collate information relative to the different branches of agriculture." (Constitution, Article 1). Jesse Edwards was elected chairman at the first meeting. Among its activities was sponsorship of an annual agricultural fair.
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 volumne)
Language of Materials
The Newberg Agricultural Society was organized in 1892 to promote knowledge of agriculture and agricultural practices. The collection consists of one volume of meeting minutes and related information.
No accruals are expected.
Document is very fragile.
- Guide to the Newberg Agricultural Society Minute Book
- Zoie Clark
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Sponsored by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Part of the George Fox University and Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Archives Repository
416 North Meridian Street
Newberg Oregon 97132 U.S.A.