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Guide to the Roble Hall (Sequoia Hall) Stanford University Report
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  • Overview
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0167
    Creator: Architectural Resources Group
    Title: Roble Hall (Sequoia Hall) Stanford University report
    Dates: 1996
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 volume)
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Green Library
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Biographical/Historical note

    Roble Hall was the first women's dormitory at Stanford University, built in 1891 of Ransome reinforced concrete. It was renamed Sequoia Hall in 1918 and used as a men's dormitory; in 1957 it was reduced to a one-story building and used for academic offices. It was demolished in 1996 to make way for new science and engineering buildings.

    Scope and Contents note

    This report consists of pre-demolition and demolition photographic documentation, along with a summary statement and a copy of the Historic Values Information Brief produced by the Stanford University Planning Office.

    Access Terms

    Stanford University -- General subdivision--Buildings.;
    Stanford University. Planning Office.
    Stanford University. Roble Hall.
    Stanford University. Sequoia Hall.