Guide to the Roberta O'Grady Scrapbook

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0891
Creator: O'Grady, Roberta.
Title: Roberta O'Grady scrapbook
Dates: 1953-1955
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: This scrapbook documents her life as a student at Stanford, 1953-1955, and includes photographs, programs, menus and napkins from local restaurants, party favors, letters, clippings, tickets, invitations, greeting cards, and postcards. Of note are items on the social regulations for women, health services pamphlet, a quiz on Stanford's fundamental standard, several issues of "'57 Varieties" (the class of 1957's newsletter), and photographs of life in her dorm, Stillman House.
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

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

Roberta O'Grady Scrapbook (SC0891). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Roberta O'Grady earned her B.S. at Stanford University in 1958.

Description of the Collection

This scrapbook documents her life as a student at Stanford, 1953-1955, and includes photographs, programs, menus and napkins from local restaurants, party favors, letters, clippings, tickets, invitations, greeting cards, and postcards. Of note are items on the social regulations for women, health services pamphlet, a quiz on Stanford's fundamental standard, several issues of "'57 Varieties" (the class of 1957's newsletter), and photographs of life in her dorm, Stillman House.

Access Terms

O'Grady, Roberta.
Stanford University--Students.
Photoprints
Scrapbooks
Women college students--California--Stanford.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Scrapbook