Guide to the University of California, Irvine, University Relations Motion Pictures

1964-1971 and undated


Descriptive Summary

Title: Guide to the University of California, Irvine, University Relations Motion Pictures
Dates: 1964-1971 and undated
Collection Number: AS-136
Creator/Collector: University of California, Irvine. University Relations and Development
Extent: 7 linear feet (51 boxes or canisters)
Online items available
Repository: UC Irvine. University Archives
Abstract: This collection comprises films of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus, buildings, and events during the 1960s and early 1970s. It also includes some footage of the Irvine area during the early phases of its development.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research. Select items have been reformatted and have digital preservation copies. Access to original motion pictures is restricted; researchers may request viewing copies.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Copyrights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist. Digital material is provided for private study, scholarship, or research. Property rights and copyright reside with the Regents of the University of California. For permission to reproduce or publish, or to correct this copyright information, please contact the University Archivist at the UC Irvine Libraries (spcoll@uci.edu).

Preferred Citation

Guide to the University of California, Irvine, University Relations Motion Pictures . UC Irvine. University Archives

Acquisition Information

Transferred from University Relations in the 1970s.

Biography/Administrative History

When the University of California, Irvine set up its administrative organization prior to opening in 1965, a Public Relations unit was established under the Vice Chancellor of Public Affairs. In 1970, Public Affairs was renamed University Relations and reported directly to the Chancellor. University Relations was responsible for maintaining positive relations and communications with the community, including development and publications in a variety of media, such as film. Over the years University Relations evolved into University Communications.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection comprises films of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus, buildings, and events during the 1960s and early 1970s. It also includes some footage of the Irvine area during the early phases of its development. There are several iterations of the KNBC film, Birth of a Campus. This collection is arranged in numerical order based on the inventory provided by the originating office. Original order, titles, and containers have been retained. Films were not viewed during processing; the description of materials is based solely on the provided inventory and the information on the film enclosures.

Indexing Terms

Campus planning -- California -- Irvine.
University and colleges -- California -- Planning -- History -- Sources.
University of California, Irvine -- Archives.
University of California, Irvine -- Buildings.
University of California, Irvine -- History.
University of California, Irvine -- Planning -- Archives.
University of California, Irvine. University Relations and Development -- Archives.
Short films.

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