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Newberg Agricultural Society Minute Book

 Collection — Box: MSB0006
Identifier: MS-11
The collection consists of one volume of meeting minutes, the organization's constitution, and a list of charter members.

Dates

  • 1882-1890

Creator

Physical Description

Document is very fragile.

Restrictions on access

Collection is available for research.

Conditions Governing Use

George Fox University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of George Fox University is retained by George Fox University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (1 volumne)

Summary

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.

Historical Note

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.

Accruals

No accruals are expected.

Physical Description

Document is very fragile.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Newberg Agricultural Society Minute Book
Status
completed
Author
Zoie Clark
Description rules
dacs
Sponsor
Sponsored by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission

Repository Details

Part of the George Fox University and Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Archives Repository

Contact:
416 North Meridian Street
http://www.georgefox.edu/offices/murdock/Archives/index.html
Newberg Oregon 97132 U.S.A.