Guide to the Stanford University Stereograph Collection

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.


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.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photographs