Guide to the Stanford University, Ninth Presidential Search Committee, Records

Stanford University Archives staff
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
December 2012
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SC1143
Creator: Stanford University. Ninth Presidential Search Committee.
Title: Stanford University, Ninth Presidential Search Committee, records
Dates: 1991-1992
Physical Description: 2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Summary: Records from the Stanford University Ninth Presidential Search Committee, including notes on candidates, reports on the search process, and financial documents.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Administrative transfers, 2000.

Information about Access

Materials in the collection are restricted. Contact the University Archivist for more information.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94305-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

[identification of item], Stanford University, Ninth Presidential Search Committee, Records (SC1143). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical note

The Presidential Search Committee for Stanford's ninth president was appointed by the Board of Trustees in October 1991. Its charge was to make a recommendation to the Board for a successor to Donald Kennedy, Stanford's eighth president. In March 1992, Gerhard Casper, provost at the University of Chicago, was announced as Stanford's ninth president.

Scope and Contents

The collection contains records from the Stanford University Ninth Presidential Search Committee, including notes on candidates, reports on the search process, and financial documents.

Access Terms

Casper, Gerhard


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1-2

Search committee binder 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 3-4

Ad Hoc Committee on Presidential Selection 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 5-6

Archival report, Search for Stanford's Ninth President 1992 Sep

Box 1, Folder 7

Casper, Gerhard 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 8

Nominations

Box 1, Folder 9

JHF ranking 1992 Jan 10

Box 1, Folder 10

unlabeled

Box 1, Folder 11

Search criteria 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 12-13

Notes re possible candidates 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 14-16

Interview notes 1991-1992

Box 1, Folder 17

Interviews 1992

Box 1, Folder 18-30

Search Committee expenses 1992

Box 2, Folder 1-2

Report compiled for archives 1992

Box 2, Folder 3-4

News clippings and press releases 1991-1992