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Allen (Peter C.) Collection Documenting Student Demonstrations at Stanford
SC0157  
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Peter C. Allen collection documenting student demonstrations at Stanford
    creator: Allen, Peter C. (Peter Carr)
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0157
    Physical Description: 1.75 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1965-1971
    Abstract: Research notes, reports, Stanford news releases, and Peter Allen's draft of the first five chapters of a projected thirteen for a study entitled, "Demonstrations at Stanford, autumn 1965-spring 1971." Materials about campus demonstrations were assembled by Allen, University Editor. Also includes news releases, memos, etc. regarding minorities, anti-military sentiment, and racist policies.
    Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Gift of Peter C. Allen, 1977.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    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

    Peter C. Allen Collection Documenting Student Demonstrations at Stanford (SC0157). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Peter Allen received A.B. in Economics from Stanford in 1936 and in 1938 received an A.B. in English, also from Stanford; served as editor of the Stanford Review (1946-1952), Director of News and Publications (1952-1961), later the Publications Service (1961-1965), University Editor (1965-1976), and University Editor emeritus (1977-2001) at Stanford.

    Description of the Collection

    Research notes, reports, Stanford news releases, and Peter Allen's draft of the first five chapters of a projected thirteen for a study entitled, "Demonstrations at Stanford, autumn 1965-spring 1971." Materials about campus demonstrations in the first accession were assembled by Allen, University Editor. Also includes news releases, memos, etc. regarding minorities, anti-military sentiment, and racist policies.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Notes.
    News releases.
    Journalists.
    Student movements -- California -- Stanford.
    Student demonstrations.
    Reports.
    Students -- Political activity.
    Stanford University. Office of Public Affairs
    Stanford University. University Relations
    Stanford University. News and Publications Service
    Allen, Peter C. (Peter Carr)
    Allen, Peter C. (Peter Carr)
    Pitzer, Kenneth S.
    Doty, Andrew M.