Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
The Finding Aid of the Pepperdine University Performing and Fine Arts Collection 0081
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (79.92 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • 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 Performing and Fine Arts collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 0081
    Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Physical Description: 5.02 linear feet (6 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1937-2013
    Abstract: The Pepperdine University Performing and Fine Arts collection contains materials related to music, theater, and art events and activities held on Pepperdine campuses. Items in the collection include brochures, programs, event invitations, photographs, and audiovisual recordings ranging from 1937 to 2013.
    Location note: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    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 Performing and Fine Arts collection, Collection no. 0081, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Materials were collected from the University Archives files.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists mainly of programs, brochures, posters and invitations to performing and fine arts events, exhibits, and student group events held or organized at various Pepperdine campuses from 1937 to 2013. Also included in the collection are photographs, audiocassettes, CDs, vinyl records, and VHS recordings of specific events and student groups. Some student group events and activities represented include Dance in Flight, Pepperdine's radio station, Songfest, the Singing Travelers, and Won by One.


    The collection is arranged into the following three series:
    • Series 1: Fine Arts Division
    • Series 2: Sponsored Events
    • Series 3: Student Groups and Activities

    Related Archival Materials

    Photographs, negatives, and slides related to performing and fine arts can also be found in the Pepperdine University Archives Photographs, Negatives, and Slides, or online via the Pepperdine Digital Collections, in the University Archives Photograph Collection (http://pepperdine.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/).

    Processing Information note

    The collection was arranged and described by Jessica Geiser and Jamie Henricks in February, 2013.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art.
    Pepperdine College.
    Pepperdine University. Fine Arts Divison.
    Pepperdine University.
    Smothers Theatre.
    College musicals
    College theater--United States--History
    Compact discs
    Long-playing records
    Plays--Production and direction