George Hyslop became the professor of Farm Crops in 1929 and served the department until 1943. Hyslop helped form the basis for fiber flax, hops, and grass seed industries in Oregon. The George R. Hyslop Memorial Funds was created in his memory.
The photo was taken at the Boys Club camp at the Oregon State Fair. Front row (sitting) Wilmer Morse, Jackson; William Vogt, Marion; Wilmer Smith, Benton; Joshua Pierson, Hood River; Earl Carson, Umatilla; Darnell Evans, Wasco; Ernst Carson, Umatilla; Carl Shunltenbrund, Washington. Second row (kneeling) N. C. Maris; Leo Guillienne, Clatsop; Carl Stewart, Lane; Herbert Dungay, Douglas; Charles Thomas, Tillamook; John Toth, Polk; Henry Johnson, Malheur; Earl Bey, Clackamas; Harry Butelsen, Lane; Dean Sellum, Umatilla. Third row (standing) Earl Moyen, Wasco; Charles Smitz?, Union; Floyd Thornton, Union; Chester Jensen, Tillamook; Kenneth Bruns, Morrow; Lester Brutner, Douglas; Henry Wilder, Linn; Harold Reynolds, Polk; Floyd Wimenhuver, Linn. Back row: Roselle Cronk, Hood River; Max Hurlburtt, Clatsop; Garnet Barrett, Marion; G. Hobgord, Paul Jaeger, Clackamas; Ralph Baker, Yamhill.