Exhibit Showcase

Links to Archived Past Exhibits


Marion Dean Ross, by Anne McCosh,<br />oil/canvas, 1947. Located in the Marion Dean Ross Reading Room, Architecture

Marion Dean Ross: The Legacy of a Scholar

Ed Teague – Winter 2012

Marion Dean Ross as a respected teacher,
an original scholar, and generous benefactor
in the UO community.

Many Faces of Oregon's Workers

The Many Faces of Oregon Workers, circa 1900-1940

Christy Carmichael, James Fox, Karen Munro – Fall 2005

The lives, stories and accomplishments of
the men and women from a wide range of
racial and ethnic groups who made up the
Oregon workforce diversity.



Uniting East and West: The Life and Work of Gertrude Bass Warner

Ce Rosenow – Fall 2004

A showcase of materials from Gertrude Bass
Warner, the women who encouraged UO to
open its own art museum.


Ernest Haycox

Under the Western Skies

Linda Long – 2001

The life and works of Oregon author Ernest
Haycox. His fiction writings captured the
romantic west.


Children's Lit

20th Century American Children’s Literature


A showcase of the Children’s Literature held by
Special Collections & University Archives.


fem lit

Feminist Voices and Visions from the Pacific Northwest

Spring 1998

Part of Women’s History Month, the exhibit
honors Abigail Scott Duniway, an early Oregon feminist
who was instrumental in getting the vote for women in
Oregon, and CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature
by Women.