Guide to "Stanford - The True Source of Knowledge"

compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
November 2010
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: V0080
Creator: Rubbo, Michael.
Creator: Rubbo, Michael.
Title: "Stanford - The True Source of Knowledge" [videorecording]
Dates: 1965
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet 2 videotapes (VHS)
Summary: This film concerns the student experience at Stanford University in the mid 1960s and includes interviews with faculty and students. Subjects discussed include intellectual life at Stanford, relationships between male and female students, fraternity life, student activism and protests, the Civil Rights movement, and the 1964 presidential election. Two unnamed students who participated in Stanford's Project South are among the students interviewed. Campus locations in the film include class rooms, the Bookstore, the Computation Center, Tresidder Union, KZSU studio, White Plaza, and the Library. There is also some footage from student rallies at UC Berkeley.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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

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

"Stanford - The True Source of Knowledge" (V0080). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Alternative Formats

Original 16mm film housed in : Film Collection, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Rubbo earned his MA in communications at Stanford University in 1966; this film was his thesis project.

Description of the Collection

This film concerns the student experience at Stanford University in the mid 1960s and includes interviews with faculty and students. Subjects discussed include intellectual life at Stanford, relationships between male and female students, fraternity life, student activism and protests, the Civil Rights movement, and the 1964 presidential election. Two unnamed students who participated in Stanford's Project South are among the students interviewed. Campus locations in the film include class rooms, the Bookstore, the Computation Center, Tresidder Union, KZSU studio, White Plaza, and the Library. There is also some footage from student rallies at UC Berkeley.

Access Terms

KZSU (Radio station: Stanford, Calif.)
Rubbo, Michael.
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
Stanford University--Faculty.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Computation Center.
Civil rights--United States.
College students--California.
Project South.
Videorecordings.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Video 1965

Video

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (U-matic)