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195 items
Sound recording
1.75 linear feet.
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This collection of oral history interviews pertaining to Stanford’s history contains audio recordings and transcripts of interviews.
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2. Stanford report [1995 - 2009]

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14 items
Newspaper
v. : ill. ; 44 cm.
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1 item
Video
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
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Four Stanford Chicana and one Chicano students discuss the reasons behind their hunger strike and the emotions involved.
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1 item
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.5 linear feet
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Collection includes video tape of the event, text of the speech by Gerhard Casper, color photographs from the event, computer printouts of the exhibit panels on display, copies of historical photographs, and an 1989 booklet on the history of HP. Speakers at the event included John Freidenrich, Morris Doyle, Gerhard Casper, David Packard, and William Hewlett. Edited into the video tape are two videos shown during the event: one piece on the science and engineering quad on campus and FOUNDERS OF THE FUTURE, about Hewlett and Packard and their involvement with Stanford.
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5718 items
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4 linear ft.
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Color slides taken by professional photographer Art Streiber, many of which were used in Stanford publications, particularly those of the Department of Athletics. The majority of the images are of football games, players, coaches, and fans. Other sports include tennis, swimming, water polo, gymnastics, baseball, basketball, and track, including a series on track coach Brooks Johnson. Other subjects include the 1987 Cornerstone Weekend events; commencement events of 1985, 1987, and 1988; Tom Brokaw's appearance on campus, 1984; orientation events, 1986; a class held outdoors behind the Quad, 1984; activities of the Axe Committee, 1986; and the exhibition of a scale model of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on campus in 1986.
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1 item
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1.5 linear feet
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Collection includes event materials, newsletters, publications, correspondence, and other records, primarily from the Stanford African Students Association, 1989-2010; other organizations include Association of Stanford Southern Africans, Stanford Ethiopian and Eritrean Students Association, and Stanford Nigerian Students Association. Also included are videorecordings (VHS) from Africa Week, sponsored by the Stanford African Students Association, 1996 and 1997.
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36 items
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7 linear feet
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Audio cassettes, 1981-1988, and video tapes, 1988-1992, of speakers and class discussions. Stanford administrators and faculty who spoke include Robert Street, Ray Bacchetti, Lowell Price, William Massy, John Ford, John Schwartz, Richard Lyman, Donald Kennedy, and Albert Hastorf. Also includes office files, 1979-1984, containing memoranda, correspondence, articles, class materials, text of talks, and other records.
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5 items
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1.25 linear feet
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Files include "A History of the Lee Emerson Bassett Toastmasters Club" by Shahid Mutjaba and Dianne Goldbach, 1980; the weekly bulletin “The Orator” 1974-1980, which includes minutes of their meetings; and VHS tapes of meetings from 1983-1986.
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[unnumbered] 1986 -1/29 to 2119 244.17 [1986]
Lee Emerson Bassett Toastmasters Club (Stanford University)
LEB #1 1983 -2-9 to 3-23 244.1 [1983]
Lee Emerson Bassett Toastmasters Club (Stanford University)
LEB #2 1983 -3-23 to 4-6 244.2 [1983]
Lee Emerson Bassett Toastmasters Club (Stanford University)
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509 items
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61.25 linear feet
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Collection consists of the records of the LGBT Community Resources Center and its predecessors GLAS (Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford) and the Gay People's Union. Included are correspondence, memoranda, office files, reference files on service organizations in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, log books, notebooks, questionnaires, tape recordings, videos, photographs, posters, and ephemera pertaining to the gay, lesbian, and transgender community at Stanford and the surrounding communities. Collection also includes the records of the Gay Community of Concern, 1974-1976, a local community group; records from the Women's Collective, 1974-85; and some materials concerning the Palo Alto School Board anti-discrimination policy, 1975. Tape recordings include "Gay Life Styles, " 1975, and Leonard Matlovich speaking at Stanford, 1975.
Issues of "Vector" magazine have been removed and individually cataloged as part of the Stanford University Libraries Special Collections' rare books and manuscripts collections, call number HQ75 .V43.
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145 items
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4 linear feet (318 audiocassettes)
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The oral history interviews in the SOHP collection are carefully planned historical documents which we hope will serve a wide range of scholarly interests. Five additional sets of oral history interviews are listed separately: a set of interviews with members of the early Aurora newspaper collection; a set of interviews with participants in Stanford's Community Committee for International Students (CCIS); a set of interviews conducted by Joan Bromberg of the American Institute of Physics for the Laser History Project; a set of interviews with graduates of the Stanford School of Nursing; a set of interviews with Stanford-associated "Silicon Valley" scientists (a component of the Stanford and the Silicon Valley Project); and a set of interviews with family and friends of Dr. Reid Newell, professor in the School of Medicine.
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Fishman, Joshua [1997]
Fishman, Joshua
Cohen, Stanley N [1995]
Cohen, Stanley N. (Stanley Norman), 1935-
Abrams, Herbert L [1990]
Abrams, Herbert L.
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14 items
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1 linear foot
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These papers were largely collected by Marjorie Shuer and include video tapes, audio tapes, and research notes from an oral history project; and miscellaneous correspondence, questionnaires, clippings, and memorabilia. The video tapes are interviews with Joseph H. Ruetz, Athletic Director at Stanford University from 1972 to 1978, and with Rosamond Clarke Bacon and Paula Burr, both members of the class of 1930 and active in student athletics; the audio tapes include interviews with Richard Lyman, Stanford University President during the 1970s, Shirley Schoof, Sherri Posthumous, Barbara Gelpi, Myra Strober, Jing Lyman, and Iris Litt. The research notes were compiled by Jennifer Dalton, Laura Hayward, and Renee Pavelski. Subjects include the strengthening and developing of women's athletics during and after the merger of the athletic and physical education departments (1972); and student and athletic experiences of the 1930s, including the Women's Athletic Association. Both Bacon and Burr discuss taking courses with Dr. Clelia Mosher. Bacon also talks about her house on campus and the removal of faculty housing during the construction of the Law School. Other items include letters to Jon Denney, 1995, from Stanford female athletes active prior to the passage of Title IX; letters to Marjorie Shuer, 1986 and 1993; two questionnaires on Stanford sports; programs from the Block S Awards honoring women athletes at Stanford, 1995; and class papers by Jennifer Dalton, Laura Hayward, and Renee Pavelski, 1995.
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259 items
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.25 linear feet
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Photographs, lists, memoranda, affidavits, and miscellaneous notes pertaining to participants in campus demonstrations during the spring of 1970; these records were possibly assembled to provide evidence for legal action against the participants by the University.
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1678 items
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42.5 linear feet
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Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proposals, course materials, financial records, clippings, subject files, publications and other records pertaining to administrative matters of the Center, student groups sponsored by the Center, including the Asian American Students' Association, and courses in Asian American studies. Subject files pertain to Asian American mental health and the media. There are also newsletters, memoranda, and email of the Asian Staff Forum, 1986-1996. Included in the 2010 accession is an audio disc from the panel discussion “Asian American Student Association: 40 Years of Building Community, ” Oct. 24, 2009; speakers on the 2009 panel were Nelson Ngai, Richard Suh, Bianca Ling, and Linda Tran.
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2 items
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45 linear feet
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Collection includes personal correspondence, 1969-2002; materials pertaining to Microsoft, both his career there and the company, 1976-99; his research materials and notebooks on computers, the software industry, investments, and other interests, 1988-2006; papers, yearbooks, notebooks, and other items from his student career, 1971-80 (high school, Oregon State University, Stanford University, and Harvard Business School); materials pertaining to his philanthropic interests; and photographs and other AV materials.
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2749 items
Image
4 linear feet
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These photographs pertaining to Stanford University were selected from the morgue of the Peninsula Times-Tribune after its closing. They consist of photographs by the newspaper staff as well as photographs obtained from the Stanford News Service and other sources. The bulk of the images are from the early 1970s through 1992; there are also a few copy prints of historical photographs. Subjects include administrators, employees, faculty, buildings, campus life, commencement, construction, Hoover Institution, the Medical Center, sports, politicians and events on campus, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, the Stanford Shopping Center, student life, and demonstrations.
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1 item
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1.75 linear feet
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Images are primarily of student life in Wilbur Hall (a men’s dorm at the time), 1955-56, but also include images of students at Pescadero State Beach, at Rossotti's Beer Garden, a crew race, and water polo. The prints in this collection were re-mastered and printed in 2007-2009.
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104 items
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3 linear feet
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These photographs of Stanford University buildings were done by Baer for the architects for the University. Buildings designed by Wurster, Bernardi and Emmons include The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, 1954, and Stanford Medical Plaza, 1959. There are a large number of images of the married student housing complex (Escondido Village) designed by Campbell and Wong, 1963-64; and of the Jean and Paul Hanna house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, 1962. Other buildings include the Faculty Club, 1967; the Lou Henry Hoover Library, 1968; Maples Pavilion, 1969; Cummings Art Building, 1969; the fire and police facility, 1970; Children's Hospital, 1970; Stanford Law School, 1975; and the engineering school's Terman Hall, 1977.
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985 items
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254.25 linear feet (180 boxes)
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The materials consist of research and teaching files, professional files and correspondence, audiovisual materials used in the classroom, professional papers and articles, and materials documenting the Stanford Prison Experiment.
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335 items
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21.75 linear feet
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Papers pertain largely to his administrative duties at Stanford University and include correspondence, minutes, agenda, memoranda, and reports; subjects include the overseas studies program, the political science department, international studies, curriculum reviews, and faculty/staff housing on campus. Also of note are the minutes with indexes from the Committee on University Policy, 1959-68, and the Advisory Committee on Land and Building Development, 1951-57. Collection also includes photograph albums and slides of the Stanford overseas campuses and/or programs in Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Austria, and Japan.
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64 items
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9.25 linear feet (18 boxes)
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The materials consist of audio recordings of Stanford events and activities.
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Arbuckle Memorial Service  [1986]
Arbuckle, Ernest C., 1912-1986
Sacramento house [1986]
Regnery, Dorothy F.
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