Guide to the Stanford Student Housing Collection

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0895
Creator: Vitt, Clark, collector
Title: Stanford student housing collection
Dates: 1941-2007
Bulk Dates: 1949-1988
Physical Description: 2 Linear feet
Summary: Collection includes three scrapbooks (clippings, photos, press releases, brochures) 1949-69, with one specifically on married student housing; dedication program for the Rains Houses, 1988, photographs of faculty for whom courts and lounges in Rains were named, and photographs of Liliore Green Rains; two certificates to Lucie Stern, 1941; and a printout of a list of student dormitories on campus and of biographies of faculty for whom dorms are named, 2007.
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

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

Stanford Student Housing Collection (SC0895). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes three scrapbooks (clippings, photos, press releases, brochures) 1949-69, with one specifically on married student housing; dedication program for the Rains Houses, 1988, photographs of faculty for whom courts and lounges in Rains were named, and photographs of Liliore Green Rains; two certificates to Lucie Stern, 1941; and a printout of a list of student dormitories on campus and of biographies of faculty for whom dorms are named, 2007.

Access Terms

Rains, Liliore Green.
Stanford University--Student housing.
Stern, Lucie.
Vitt, Clark, collector
Dormitories --California --Stanford.


Collection Contents

 

Records

Box 1

Printout of list of student housing on campus and of biographies of faculty for whom dorms are named

Box 1

Certificates to Lucie Stern: honorary ASSU membership, 1941, and Honorary Fellow designation granted by University Trustees

Box 1

Scrapbook (brown) “Life Among the Indians” Clippings re dorms, staff, fraternities, faculty, and other college dorms

Box 1

Scrapbook (red with SU seal) “Married Student Housing” Clippings, photos, press releases, brochures

Box 1

Scrapbook kept by Dick Forsberg Clippings re dorms, student unrest, faculty matters, and Russian track team of 1962; also includes letter to Forsberg re death of Judy Cech Dool 1964

 

Materials on Rains Houses

Box 2

Dedication program

Box 2

Mounted photographs of Margery Bailey, Christina Harris, David Harris, Henry R. Fairclough, Stephen & Vladimir Timoshenko, Paul Kirkpatrick, Ernest R. & Josephine Hilgard, and Bailey Willis [courts and lounges named for these faculty]

Box 2

4 photographs of Liliore Green Rains