Dr. Elmer Hansen graduated from OSU in 1934 and completed an M.S. in Horticulture in 1935. He served as a graduate research assistant, and later professor and horticulturist focused on pear storage for the extension service. He died in 1996.
Fred Hagelstein (left) completed a Bachelor of Science at Oregon State College in 1951 and served in several roles in the extension service from 1951-1953 and again from 1958-1984 including Coos County Extension Agent and Assistant to the Director. Robert W. Every (right) was an extension entomology specialist from 1946-1971.