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Guide to the San José State University Campus Events Collection
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Series 1:  Annual Campus Events and Special Events 1932-2007 (bulk 1950-1970)

Physical Description: 8 boxes

Series Scope and Content Summary

The materials in this series document sixty years of campus events and student life. The collection consists of San Jose State University's 150th Anniversary Celebration programs, Spardi Gras scrapbooks and brochures, Centennial publications and speeches, Bicentennial Celebration programs, 150th Celebration, Summer Festival of the Arts pamphlets and brochures, as well as handbooks, scripts and programs pertaining to the Spartan Revelries.


This series is arranged by chronologically by event.
Box 1

Centennial Celebration and 75th Birthday Celebration 1937-1957

Box 2

Spardi Gras and Centennial Celebration 1944-1957

Box 3

Spartan Revelries 1950-1960

Box 4

Summer Festival of the Arts 1955-1966

Box 5

Centennial Celebration 1957

Box 6

Centennial Celebration 1957

Box 7

Bicentennial Celebration 1974-1976

Box 8

SJSU 150th Anniversary Celebration 2007


Series 2:  Miscellaneous Campus Events 1925-2007 (bulk 1950-1960)

Physical Description: 2 boxes

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

The materials in this series document various campus events at SJSU, sponsored by the university or outside organizations. The series includes items such as Student Union and Union Art Gallery art exhibition programs and photographs, a Taiwanese textile from the Youth Goodwill Mission of Taiwan, fraternity and sorority calendars, newspaper clippings documenting the dedication of the Morris Dailey Auditorium, and programs and photograph albums dedicated to the Smothers Brothers event on campus in 1981.


This series is arranged chronologically and alphabetically by event.
Box 1

Miscellaneous Campus Events - Chronological 1925-2007

Box 2

Miscellaneous Campus Events - Alphabetical 1975-1992