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College orations -- University of Oregon

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Failing and Beekman Oratory Contest records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 126
Abstract

The Failing and Beekman student oratory contest at the University of Oregon began with an endowment established in 1883 by Henry Failing and C.C. Beekman that awarded two yearly prizes. The collection contains collected hand-written and typed orations by students, some with notations.

Dates: 1903-1931

Student orations

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 130
Abstract

Students at the University of Oregon have written and performed numerous orations for ceremonies, contests, and class work. The collection contains hand-written and typed student orations, some with notations.

Dates: 1899-1932

University Archives sound recordings collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 180
Abstract

The University of Oregon's Audiovisual Department created sound recordings of a wide variety of university events beginning in 1947. This collection contains reel to reel sound recordings of significant university events, academic lectures, political speeches, and conferences. The bulk of the recordings date from 1947-1979.

Dates: 1933-1995; Majority of material found within 1947-1979