Online Exhibits

History: Online Exhibits

This page features online exhibits of photographs, graphic designs, publications, and oral histories.

Parnell YearsLane Community College: The Parnell Years
This is an exhibit about the establishment of Lane Community College and its first president, Dale Parnell, 1965-1968. The exhibit features photographs, documents, and text from Lane Community College: The Parnell Years written by Larry Romine and published in 1998.



Sam BlackwellSam Blackwell Photographs in France, 1944-45
Sam Blackwell, photography instructor, served in the medical corps in France during World War II, 1944-1946 and took photos of camp activities and French towns and countryside.



LCC AerialBucking Bales on the Gonyea Property in 1957 - Bob Ackerman

As a college student in 1957, Bob Ackerman (Board member, 1965-1973, 1999-2003) recalls a summer job working on the Gonyea farm which became the main campus of Lane Community College.



Counting the BallotsCounting the Ballots on October 19, 1964 - Larry Romine & Bert Dotson
The ballots for the election that established the college were counted throughout the night and morning of October 19-20.



Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt Visits Eugene Vocational School in 1941

On May 1, 1941, Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, visited the Eugene Vocational School, a predecessor of Lane Community College.



Elderberry Wine CoverElderberry Wine: Radio Commentaries by Peter Wotton, 1982-1996

Peter Wotton broadcast weekly commentaries on KLCC-FM radio in Eugene, Oregon, from 1982 until his death in 1996. His commentaries focused on issues of interest to older people in his community. This exhibit includes a selection of '"Elderberry Wine" commentaries.

Grateful DeadGrateful Dead in Concert, 1971
The Grateful Dead appeared in concert at LCC on January 22, 1971.



LCC AerialLane - Main Campus - Aerial Views
Aerial photographs of the main campus on 30th Street, showing the changes over the years as new buildings are added to the campus, 1951 - 1980.



Publication Covers from the PastLane - Publication Covers from the Past

Graphic designs from the covers of college catalogs, directories, and class schedules featuring the buildings, people, and environment of Lane campuses.


LCC AerialLiving & Farming at Lane in 1924-25 - Harold Haskell

In 1924-1925, as a child of six or seven years old, the Rev. Harold Haskell lived on his family's farm on land that became Lane's main campus. He was interviewed by student Dierdre Reynolds in 1976 for a class project.

Rhoda LoveOral History - Rhoda Love, retired Botany instructor




Connie MesquitaOral History - Connie Mesquita, retired, Multicultural Center




Julie NelsonOral History - Julie Kierstead Nelson, Botany student



Dale ParnellOral History - Dale Parnell, founding president of Lane





Michael SámanoOral History - Sámano Family - Michael Sámano, Debra Sámano Hopper, and Luis Sámano




Spring at LaneSeasons at Lane
Photographs of the changing seasons showing cherry trees, trees in color, and snow at Lane's main campus.


Selected PhotographsSelected Photographs of Faculty and Staff