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Guide to the Spencer Olin Oral Histories of University of California, Irvine Faculty and Staff AS.145
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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
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  • Processing History
  • Historical Background
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
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  • Title: Spencer Olin oral histories of University of California, Irvine faculty and staff
    Identifier/Call Number: AS.145
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.8 Linear feet (2 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 2004-2006
    Abstract: This collection comprises oral history interviews conducted by professor emeritus Spencer Olin with seven key administrators and faculty from the University of California, Irvine. Included are sound recordings, draft transcripts with corrections, final transcripts, correspondence, and other administrative materials.
    Digital contents are available online.
    Creator: Olin, Spencer C.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.
    Contents have been reformatted and have digital preservation copies. Access to original sound recordings is restricted; researchers may request listening copies.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights and copyright reside with the University of California. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.
    Digital material is provided for private study, scholarship, or research. Property rights and copyright reside with the Regents of the University of California. For permission to reproduce or publish, or to correct this copyright information, please contact the University Archivist at the UC Irvine Libraries (spcoll@uci.edu).

    Preferred Citation

    Spencer Olin Oral Histories of University of California, Irvine Faculty and Staff. AS-145. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Transferred from Spencer Olin, 2004-2007.

    Processing History

    Processed by Joanna Lamb, 2009.

    Historical Background

    Spencer C. Olin was a founding faculty member of the University of California, Irvine. During his service, Olin served as the chair of the Department of History, chair of the Academic Senate, dean of Humanities, and the acting executive vice chancellor. In 2004-2005 Professor Olin was appointed the Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professor which allowed him to serve as the adviser to the UCI Historical Records Project; co-curator of the UCI Libraries' exhibit "Under Construction Indefinitely"; and organizer of the 40th Anniversary Symposium, Desiging UCI.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises oral history interviews conducted by professor emeritus Spencer Olin with seven key administrators and faculty from the University of California, Irvine as part of the UCI Libraries' Historical Records Project in preparation for UCI's fortieth anniversary in 2005. Included are sound recordings, draft transcripts with corrections, final transcripts, correspondence, and other administrative materials.
    Contents are available for research at UCIspace @ the Libraries .

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged in alphabetical order.

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    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Cicerone, Ralph J.
    Cohen, Robert, 1938 -
    Gotfredson, Michael R
    James, McMichael, 1939-
    L., E., Cox
    Peltason, J.W. (Jack Walter), 1923-
    Susan, V., Bryant
    University of California, Irvine -- Administration.. -- History-Sources
    University of California, Irvine -- Archives.
    University of California, Irvine -- History..
    University of California, Irvine -- Interviews.
    Audiocassettes -- 21st century.
    Interviews -- 21st century.
    Oral histories -- California --Irvine --21st century
    Transcripts -- 21st century.