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The Finding Aid of the Pepperdine University Student Life Collection 0079
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement
  • Related Archival Materials
  • Processing Information note

  • Title: Pepperdine University Student Life Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 0079
    Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 19.2 linear feet (17 boxes and 1 oversize scrapbook)
    Date (inclusive): 1937-2014
    Abstract: The collection documents aspects of students' experiences at Pepperdine. Materials in the collection include publications prepared for and by students; materials related to student organizations, activities and events; and photographs, scrapbooks and memorabilia from different eras. Materials range from 1937 to 2014.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access. Pepperdine has digitized some of the items in this collection. The digitized items are available through the Pepperdine Libraries Digital Collection in the University Archives Photograph Collection (http://pepperdine.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p271401coll15) and the Alumni Memories Collection (http://pepperdine.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p15730coll13).

    Conditions Governing Use

    Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Pepperdine University Student Life Collection, Collection no. 0079, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Most materials were collected from University Archives files. Alumni scrapbooks and memorabilia were donated by the following: Rich Cantrell, J. Allen Dilbeck, Barbara (Bobbie) Dobbins Title, Arlene and Tom Dubas, Bobbie Craig Fry, Lillian Green, George Gregson, Bruce Grimes, Eleanor Gehrig Harper, Carol Hennessy Carlson, Francis C. Herring, Ernestine Kountz Lewis, David Ottalini, Ken Ross, and Marion Young Shouse.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists of materials related to student life at Pepperdine and range in date from 1937 to 2014. The materials include publications such as student handbooks, registers, and phone directories; photographs, slides, correspondence, flyers, article clippings, and brochures related to student organizations, activities, and events; and scrapbooks and memorabilia collected by alumni from different eras.

    Arrangement

    The collection is organized into the following series: 1. Publications; 2. Student Organizations; 3. Activities and Events; 4. Alumni Scrapbooks and Memorabilia; and, 5. Photographs and Slides. Within each series, materials are arranged alphabetically by folder title.

    Related Archival Materials

    M. Norvel and Helen Young Papers, Collection no. 0014, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Alumni Association Records, Collection no. 0056, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Archives Oral History Interviews, Collection no. 0123, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Athletics Records, Collection no. 0077, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Archives Photographs, Negatives, and Slides, Collection no. 0031, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Commencement Collection, Collection no. 0022, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University International Programs Records, Collection no. 0036, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Pepperdine University Seaver College Records, Collection no. 0103, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.
    Student Government Association (SGA) Records, Collection no. 0080, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Processing Information note

    The collection was initially described by Jessica Geiser and Jamie Henricks in January, 2013. The collection was further arranged and the finding aid was updated by Suzanne Moscoso, Special Collections and University Archives intern, under the supervision of Katie Richardson in July, 2014.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Carlson, Carol Hennessy
    Graziadio School of Business and Management.
    Pepperdine College.
    Pepperdine University. Graduate School of Education and Psychology.
    Pepperdine University. School of Law.
    Pepperdine University. School of Public Policy.
    Pepperdine University.
    Seaver College.
    Young, Helen, 1918-
    Young, M. Norvel (Matt Norvel), 1915-
    Articles
    Brochures
    Christian education
    Christian universities and colleges--United States--History
    Clippings
    College students
    Color slides
    Correspondence
    Fliers (Printed matter)
    Greek letter societies
    Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    Invitation cards
    Memorabilia
    Minutes
    Photographs
    Programs
    Publications
    Scrapbooks
    Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae
    Universities and colleges--California--History