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Guide to the Loma Prieta earthquake collection
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  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0566
    Creator: Stanford University.
    Title: Loma Prieta earthquake collection
    Dates: 1989-1990
    Physical Description: 1.75 Linear feet
    Summary: This collection of various materials concerning the effect of the October 17, 1989, earthquake includes press releases from the Stanford University News Service, photographs of interior and exterior damage to Stanford buildings, slides (approx. 180) of damage to and repairs done at the museum, personal accounts from university staff and students, miscellaneous university newsletters with quake-related stories, and special editions of assorted newspapers.
    Language(s): The materials are inEnglish.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
    Stanford University Libraries.
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Description of the Collection

    This collection of various materials concerning the effect of the October 17, 1989, earthquake includes press releases from the Stanford University News Service, photographs of interior and exterior damage to Stanford buildings, slides (approx. 180) of damage to and repairs done at the museum, personal accounts from university staff and students, miscellaneous university newsletters with quake-related stories, and special editions of assorted newspapers.

    Access Terms

    Stanford University--Buildings.
    Earthquakes --California --Personal narratives.
    Earthquakes--California--Loma Prieta Region.
    Photoprints.