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Guide to the Stanford University, Public Affairs Office Records
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0105
    Creator: Stanford University. Public Affairs Office.
    Title: Stanford University, Public Affairs Office records
    Dates: 1960-1980
    Physical Description: 9.25 Linear feet
    Summary: The collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, press releases, photographs, maps, and other documents concerning various events and controversies dealt with by the Public Affairs Office, 1960-1980. Subjects include the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Stanford Industrial Park, Ladera Dam and flood control on the San Francisquito Creek, Stanford in Britain overseas campus, dismissal of H. Bruce Franklin, ROTC on campus, the Winds of Freedom Foundation, and the inauguration of university president Kenneth S. Pitzer. Includes audio tapes of a press conference on KZSU with Stanford President Richard W. Lyman, May 30, 1972; and of a talk by John Kaplan to the Los Angeles Stanford Club on the Bakke case.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources
    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

    Administrative transfer, Office of University Relations, 1973-1983.

    Information about Access

    The materials are open for research 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

    Stanford University, Public Affairs Office Records (SC0105). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The University Relations Office acted as liaison between the University and the public. The office was renamed the Public Affairs Office in December 1974 and was enlarged to include federal, state, and community government relations as well as other University relations activities.

    Description of the Collection

    The collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, press releases, photographs, maps, and other documents concerning various events and controversies dealt with by the Public Affairs Office, 1960-1980. Subjects include the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Stanford Industrial Park, Ladera Dam and flood control on the San Francisquito Creek, Stanford in Britain overseas campus, dismissal of H. Bruce Franklin, ROTC on campus, the Winds of Freedom Foundation, and the inauguration of university president Kenneth S. Pitzer. Includes audio tapes of a press conference on KZSU with Stanford President Richard W. Lyman, May 30, 1972; and of a talk by John Kaplan to the Los Angeles Stanford Club on the Bakke case.

    Access Terms

    Bakke, Allan Paul.
    Brigham Young University.
    Fagan, Elmer.
    Franklin, H. Bruce (Howard Bruce), 1934-
    Kaplan, John, 1929-1989.
    Kennedy, Donald, 1931-
    KZSU (Radio station: Stanford, Calif.)
    Lyman, Richard W.
    Pitzer, Kenneth S., (Kenneth Sanborn), 1914-1997
    Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
    Stanford University--Administration.
    Stanford University--Public relations..
    Stanford University. Public Affairs Office.
    Stanford University. Stanford in Britain.
    Stanford University. Summer Festival.
    Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
    United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps.
    Governor Stanford Locomotive.
    Ladera Dam (Calif.)
    San Francisquito Creek (Calif.) --Flood control.