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Guide to the Stanford University, Planning Office, Photographs
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: PC0062
    Creator: Stanford University. Planning Office.
    Title: Stanford University, Planning Office, photographs
    Dates: circa 1905-2002
    Physical Description: 20 Linear feet (38 boxes and 8325.12 megabytes)
    Summary: Photographs produced by the Planning Office or by related offices prior to the inception of the Planning Office (such as Buildings and Grounds), as well as photographs from other sources that were acquired by the Planning Office.
    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

    Provenance

    Materials were transferred to the Stanford University Archives by the Planning Office in numerous accessions.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended 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

    [Identification of item], Stanford University, Planning Office, Photographs (PC0062). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Processing Notes

    Photographs received by the Stanford University Archives prior to 2001 were processed together as Series 1. Subsequent accessions have been processed individually and are listed under their accession numbers.

    Separated Materials

    A portrait of Eldridge Spencer (first director of the Planning Office) taken by Ansel Adams was removed from accession 1990-052 and added to manuscript collection PHOTO 168, Ansel Adams Photographs.

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection includes photographs produced by the Planning Office or by related offices prior to the inception of the Planning Office (such as Buildings and Grounds), as well as photographs from other sources that were acquired by the Planning Office. Of note are campus aerials, 1951-1970; a series of negatives with matching prints of academic buildings, largely from the late 1930s; a series of negatives with matching prints of the construction of Frost Amphitheater, 1936-37, Cubberley School of Education, and of the San Juan Hill reservoir, 1941; negatives from the construction of Hoover Tower; color images of the construction of the Science and Engineering Quad, 1997-98; and negatives of drawings, plans, and other documents for presentations at Board of Trustees Meetings, 1960s-70s. Other subjects include dormitories, cars on campus, Searsville dam, tree planting on campus, the Knoll (2004), and renovation of the Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery (2000). Those

    Access Terms

    Holub, Leo, 1916-2010
    Stanford University--Aerial photographs.
    Stanford University--Buildings.
    Stanford University--Student housing.
    Stanford University. Frost Amphitheater.
    Stanford University. Graduate School of Education.
    Stanford University. Hoover Tower.
    Stanford University. Planning Office.
    Stanford University. San Juan Hill reservoir.
    Stanford University. Science and Engineering Quad.
    Photonegatives
    Photoprints.
    Searsville Dam (Calif.)