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Guide to the Stanford Alumni Association Records
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Description of the Collection
  • Arrangement note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0318
    Creator: Stanford Alumni Association
    Title: Stanford Alumni Association records
    Dates: 1893-1987 (bulk 1950-1983)
    Bulk Dates: 1950-1983
    Physical Description: 16 linear feet (18 boxes)
    Summary: This collection Includes minutes, financial records, Executive Board minutes, memos, and other documents (1944-1971), correspondence, questionnaires, class and conference materials, lists, articles, photographs, slides, audio tapes, and memorabilia; a substantial portion of the collection pertains to class reunions, continuing education courses, and career day programs. Correspondents and authors represented include Dorothy M. Ormsby, Ralph W. Hansen, Winston Norman, Archie Rice, and Charles Michael Stanton. Included are background materials (compiled by Prof. Harry Harding) for the SAA Seminars in the People's Republic of China, 1979. Also of note are questionnaires concerning student unrest on campus, 1970, candidates for university president, 1970, and surveys done by the Stanford Associates on student communications and alumni attitudes, 1962-1963.
    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

    The records were received by the Stanford University Archives via administrative transfers, 1985-2001; as well as by gift from Philip Duffy, 1985; the estate of Dorothy Ormsby, 1985; and Barbara Finberg, 2006.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.

    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 94304-6064. 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 Alumni Association Records (SC0318). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical note

    The Stanford Alumni Association was founded in June 1892 by members of Stanford's first graduating class. It was an independent organization until September 1, 1998, when it became a division of the university.

    Description of the Collection

    The collection includes minutes, financial records, Executive Board minutes, memos, and other documents (1944-1971), correspondence, questionnaires, class and conference materials, lists, articles, photographs, slides, audio tapes, and memorabilia; a substantial portion of the collection pertains to class reunions, continuing education courses, and career day programs. Correspondents and authors represented include Dorothy M. Ormsby, Ralph W. Hansen, Winston Norman, Archie Rice, and Charles Michael Stanton. Included are background materials (compiled by Prof. Harry Harding) for the SAA Seminars in the People's Republic of China, 1979. Also of note are questionnaires concerning student unrest on campus, 1970, candidates for university president, 1970, and surveys done by the Stanford Associates on student communications and alumni attitudes, 1962-1963.

    Arrangement note

    Materials are arranged by accession.

    Access Terms

    Hansen, Ralph W.
    Norman, Winston.
    Ormsby, Dorothy M.
    Rice, Archie, 1871-
    Stanford Alumni Association
    Stanford University--Alumni.
    Stanford University--Presidents.
    Stanford University--Riots.
    Stanford University. Stanford Associates.
    Stanton, Charles Michael.
    Continuing education.
    Phonotapes.
    Photoprints
    Student movements--California--Stanford
    Universities and colleges--Alumni