Oregon State's year in sound, 1955-1956

Oregon State's year in sound, 1955-1956
LC Subject
Sound recordings Student activities Athletics Homecomings Football
Livingston, Harold Maurice, 1915- OSC Speech Department
The sound recording was issued with Oregon State College Beaver Yearbook, v.50, 1956. It was narrated by Bob Ewalt with Sandy Wilson as the technician. The disc runs for 20 minutes and 8 seconds. Side A contents: 9/17/1955 Football game versus BYU (Tommy Prothro's first game as OSC coach); 9/22/1955 Dr. Cheldelin speaking at the freshman pledge convocation; 9/23/1955 Freshman dance "Pickiing up paw paws."; Homecoming noise parade; Homecoming midnight show with Phil Carlin singing "Geology Rock" which refers to Professor Boyd; Homecoming queen, Jeanette McDonald; The Spades; Homecoming--Barbara Bogue; Homecoming football game--OSC vs WSC; fight song; "We want Prothro" chant. Side B contents: Charter Day--Chancellor of University of Nebraska; Honorary Degrees (Douglas McKay and one other); performance of Messiah in December; 1/14/1956 Military Ball, Donna McCoy chosen Little Colonel; Dr. Robert Hutchins (convocation?); 2/11/1956 Mortor Board Ball; Jerry Christopherson, King of Hearts; Dad's weekend; Intersorority sing "Lullaby of Broadway"; March 9 Basketball University of Oregon vs OSC in Eugene; Chancellor's cup to OSC next night in Corvallis; April 4-6 Model United Nations opened by Charles A. Sprague (former Govenor of Oregon); Choralaires singing the Creed.
Od Content
Side A: 16 Bit 44.1 kHz wav Side A: 256 kbps mp3 Side B: 16 Bit 44.1 kHz wav Side B: 256 kbps mp3
Work Type
sound recordings
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Beaver Yearbook Photographs, 1998-2005 (P 003)
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Historical Images of Oregon State University
Oregon State University