Scope and Contents
Title: Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, Series 12: Audio-Visual
Dates: ca. 1956-1987
Collection number: Mss 18
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions
ca. 3,500 audiotapes, 127 reels of film, and 57 videotapes [various formats].
Online items available.
University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
Abstract: This guide is a supplement to a much larger finding aid to the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (CSDI) Collection,
Physical Location: Annex 2.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access. Audio-visual materials must be digitally mastered before use.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
[Identification of item], Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection. Mss 18. Department of Special Collections,
Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S.
Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.
Scope and Contents
This guide is a supplement to a much larger finding aid to the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (CSDI) Collection,
SERIES 12: AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS.
- Contains ca. 3,500 audio tapes of Center conferences, convocations, meetings and interviews. Unedited tapes of proceedings,
as well as edited tapes intended for sale to the public, are included in several distinct numerical sequences. Also 127 reels
of film, and 57 videotapes in various formats. There are some listening and viewing copies. Some tapes are available online.
Please check with Special Collections staff regarding availability of copies and procedures for requesting that copies be
SUB-SERIES A18-1201: AUDIOTAPES.
- 12.01.01 - Taped Programs, ca. 1961-1978
12.01.02 - Transcription Tapes, 1965-1987
12.01.03 - Meetings, 1967-1981
12.01.04 - Archives, ca. 1956-1969
12.01.05 - Chronological, ca. 1961-1983
12.01.06 - Unsorted/Unidentified
12.01.07 - Cassettes, ca. 1977-1987 - from David Krieger (apparently not duplicating other audiotapes)
SUB-SERIES F18-1202: FILMS.
- ca. 127 reels of films.
SUB-SERIES V18-1203: VIDEOTAPES.
- ca. 57 videotapes, various formats.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Albert Parvin Foundation.
Basic Issues Program.
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions.
B.F. Skinner Conference (1972 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
City Through History Conference (1973 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on Broadcasting and the First Amendment (1973 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on the Changing Role of Religion in Contemporary Culture (1974 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on Constitutional Principles: Their Validity and Vitality Today (1973 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on the Corporation and the Quality of Life (1971 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on Ethnicity and Historical Identity in the United States (1974 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on the Population Problem: Key Issues in Food, Population, and Development (1975 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on the Presidential Powers (1970 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on the Public Interest in Education (1973 : Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions)
Conference on Social and Political Change: the Role of Women (1974 : Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions)
Conference on Technology, Development, and Values (1972 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Conference on United Nations and the Third World (1970 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Lifespan Conference (1970 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Pacem in Maribus Convocation.
Pacem in Terris Convocation.
Structuralism Conference (1970 : Santa Barbara, Calif.)
United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea.
"Violence in American Life" Conference (1981)
White House Conference on Balanced National Growth and Economic Development (1978 : Washinton, D.C.)
William O. Douglas Inquiry into the State of Individual Freedom (1978 : Washington, D.C.)
Adler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001
Ashmore, Harry S.
Benton, William, 1900-1973
Barr, Stringfellow, 1897-1982
Berle, Adolf Augustus, 1895-1971
Borgese, Elisabeth Mann
Bradford, Miles Gerald
Brauer, Jerald C.
Brown, Harrison, 1917-1986
Brucan, Silviu, 1916-2006
Buchanan, Scott Milross, 1895-1968
Calder, Ritchie, 1906-1982
Capps, Walter H.
Carlson, Chester Floyd, 1906-1968
Carlson, Rick J.
Case, Clifford P. (Clifford Philip), 1904-1982
Clark, Ramsey, 1927-
Comfort, Alex, 1920-2000
Crowther, C. Edward (Clarence Edward), 1929-
Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-1980
Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-1999
Fagan, Brian M.
Ferry, W. H. (Wilbur Hugh)
Ginsburg, Norton Sydney
Goldman, Eric Frederick, 1915-1989
Gottlieb, Gerald H.
Graham, Otis L.
Harvey, Mary Kersey
Hoffman, Hallock B.
Hoffman, Paul G. (Paul Gray), 1891-1974
Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-
Huttenback, Robert A.
Jacobs, Paul, 1918-
Jacoby, Neil H. (Neil Herman), 1909-1979
Kelly, Frank K., 1914-
Kerr, Clark, 1911-2003
Kieffer, George David
Laucks, I. F. (Irving Fink), b. 1882
Lyford, Joseph P.
Mayer, Milton Sanford, 1908-
Miller, James Grier
Mitchell, Maurice B., 1915-
Moos, Malcolm, 1916-1982
Mordy, Wendell A., 1920-
Murray, John Courtney
Myrdal, Alva Reimer, 1902-1986
Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-1987
Neal, Fred Warner
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971
Parten, J. R.
Pauling, Linus, 1901-1994
Perry, John L.
Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898-1988
Roper, Elmo, 1900-1971
Schwab, Joseph Jackson, 1909-
Seeley, John R.
Sheinbaum, Stanley K.
Shuster, George Nauman, 1894-
Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990
Tugwell, Rexford G. (Rexford Guy), 1891-1979
Wheeler, Harvey, 1918-2004
Wilkinson, John, 1915-
Fund for the Republic
Robert Maynard Hutchins Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (U.S.)