Guide to "Linda Meier: An Uncommon Woman" [videorecording] V0211

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
November 2010

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Title: "Linda Meier: An Uncommon Woman" [videorecording]
Identifier/Call Number: V0211
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 8.0 videotape(s) (7 VHS; 1 Beta)
Date: 2001
Summary: Collection includes the video about Linda Meier shown during the Uncommon Woman award event, featuring interviews with President Emeritus Gerhard Casper, Fidela Schneider (Stanford volunteer), John B. Ford (VP for Development), Prof. Ewart A. C. Thomas, and Mona Duggan (officer at Cantor Center for Visual Arts); original tapes of the interviews; and a tape of the award dinner.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Administrative transfer from Stanford Associates, 2001 and 2003.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

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Cite As

"Linda Meier: An Uncommon Woman" (V0211). Stanford University Archives, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Linda Meier, Stanford class of 1961, was the 21st recipient of the Degree of Uncommon Woman honoring her work on behalf of Stanford University. Her accomplishments include co-chair of the Stanford Centennial Campaign, co-founder and chair of the Cardinal Club (a scholarship program for women's athletics), board and vice chair of Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, chair of the opening of the Cantor Center for Visual Arts and, most recently, vice chair for outreach of the Campaign for Undergraduate Education.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes the video about Linda Meier shown during the Uncommon Woman award event, featuring interviews with President Emeritus Gerhard Casper, Fidela Schneider (Stanford volunteer), John B. Ford (VP for Development), Prof. Ewart A. C. Thomas, and Mona Duggan (officer at Cantor Center for Visual Arts); original tapes of the interviews; and a tape of the award dinner.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Casper, Gerhard
Duggan, Mona.
Ford, John B.
Meier, Linda.
Schneider, Fidela.
Thomas, Ewart A. C.
Videorecordings.

Box 1

Videos