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Guide to the Stanford University Stereograph Collection
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  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: PC0114
    Creator: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Title: Stanford University stereograph collection
    Dates: 1865-circa 1920
    Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    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

    Scope and Contents note

    Stanford subjects, circa 1900-1905, include athletics, the stadium, Quad views, two groups of male students, and earthquake damage (1905) to the gymnasium, church, and library. There is a series of Lawrence & Houseworth stereographs of hydraulic mining in California, ca. 1865, with two scenic views of California. There is a series of San Diego views by Keystone View Company, including several of submarines in the Bay, ca. 1920. Miscellaneous views include snow in Sacramento 1873 and one view labeled New York City but possibly of San Francisco.

    Access Terms

    Keystone View Company.
    Lawrence & Houseworth.
    Stanford University -- General subdivision--Pictorial works.;
    Hydraulic mining--Pictorial works.--California
    San Diego (Calif.)--Pictorial works.