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Corvallis in Benton County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Alice E. Biddle

First Woman Graduate of Oregon State University

 
 
Alice E. Biddle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, October 21, 2012
1. Alice E. Biddle Marker
Inscription.
The Quest symbolizes Alice E. Biddle, who in 1870 became the first woman to graduate from what is now Oregon State University. It reflects the energy, dedication and strength of all students in the pursuit of learning.

 
Erected 1983 by Oregon's Art in Public Places Program.
 
Location. 44° 33.921′ N, 123° 16.669′ W. Marker is in Corvallis, Oregon, in Benton County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 Strand Agriculture Hall, Corvallis OR 97331, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oregon State University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kearney Hall (approx. mile away); Peavy Hall War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Opera House (approx. mile away); City Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Benton County Courthouse (approx. 0.8 miles away); L.G. Kline Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of the Earliest Boat Landing (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corvallis.
 
More about this marker. Marker and sculpture are located on the west side of Strand Agriculture Hall on the Oregon State University campus.
 
Categories. EducationWomen
 
Alice E. Biddle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, October 21, 2012
2. Alice E. Biddle Marker
Alice E. Biddle sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, October 21, 2012
3. Alice E. Biddle sculpture
Alice E. Biddle sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, October 21, 2012
4. Alice E. Biddle sculpture
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 26, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 26, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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