Guide to the Founders of the Future; Hewlett and Packard Dinner Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2014 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0498
Creator: Casper, Gerhard
Creator: Doyle, Morris.
Creator: Freidenrich, John.
Creator: Hewlett, William R.
Creator: Packard, David, 1912-1996
Title: Founders of the future; Hewlett and Packard dinner papers
Dates: 1931-1995
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
Summary: Collection includes video tape of the event, text of the speech by Gerhard Casper, color photographs from the event, computer printouts of the exhibit panels on display, copies of historical photographs, and an 1989 booklet on the history of HP. Speakers at the event included John Freidenrich, Morris Doyle, Gerhard Casper, David Packard, and William Hewlett. Edited into the video tape are two videos shown during the event: one piece on the science and engineering quad on campus and FOUNDERS OF THE FUTURE, about Hewlett and Packard and their involvement with Stanford.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

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

Founders of the Future; Hewlett and Packard Dinner Papers (SC0498). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

In acknowledgement of their many contributions to Stanford University, including their most recent gift toward the construction of a new science and engineering quad, David Packard and William Hewlett were honored by the University at a dinner event in April, 1995.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes video tape of the event, text of the speech by Gerhard Casper, color photographs from the event, computer printouts of the exhibit panels on display, copies of historical photographs, and an 1989 booklet on the history of HP. Speakers at the event included John Freidenrich, Morris Doyle, Gerhard Casper, David Packard, and William Hewlett. Edited into the video tape are two videos shown during the event: one piece on the science and engineering quad on campus and FOUNDERS OF THE FUTURE, about Hewlett and Packard and their involvement with Stanford.

Access Terms

Photoprints.
Videorecordings.


Collection Contents

 

Event materials

Event materials

Box 1, Folder 1

Video recording 1995

Founders of the Future, 1995

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 1U

Use copy 1995

Physical Description: 1 optical disc(s) (DVD)
Box 1, Folder 3-4

Photographs

Photographs

Box 1, Folder 5

Casper, Gerhard speech 1995

Box 2, Folder 1

Program and invitation 1995

Box 1, Folder 6

Print out of exhibit panels 1995

 

Background documentation

Background documentation
Background documentation

Box 1, Folder 7

Source slides

Box 1, Folder 8

"Test of Time" booklet on H-P 1989

Box 1, Folder 9

Source photographs

Box 2, Folder 2

Copy prints of historic images pertaining to W. Hewlett, D. Packard, and Stanford 1931-1961

Box 2, Folder 3

Photocopied historical source materials: Stanford classes and commencement

Box 2, Folder 4

Photocopied historical source materials: post-1940 information including oral histories

Box 2, Folder 5

Photocopied historical source materials: David Packard student materials

Box 2, Folder 6

Photocopied historical source materials: William Hewlett and David Packard gifts

Box 2, Folder 7

Photocopied historical source materials: William Hewlett's father and background

Box 2, Folder 8

Photocopied historical source materials: William Hewlett as trustee

Box 2, Folder 9

Photocopied historical source materials: David Packard as trustee

Box 2, Folder 10

Photocopied historical source materials: William Hewlett and David Packard research associates

Box 2, Folder 11

Photocopied historical source materials: William Hewlett student materials