Guide to the Spencer Olin Oral Histories of University of California, Irvine Faculty and Staff AS.145

Finding aid prepared by Joanna Lamb, 2010; Audra Eagle Yun, 2012.
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
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spcoll@uci.edu
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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.

 

Interviews 2004-2006

 

Bryant, Susan V., 2006 August

Box 1, Folder 1

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Box AV-013, Cassette A001-U

Listening copy, 2006 August 26

Physical Description: 1 sound cassette
 

Cicerone, Ralph J., 2004 December

Box 1, Folder 2

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Box AV-013, Cassette A002-U to A003-U

Listening copies, 2004 December 3

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
 

Cohen, Robert, 2006 October

Box 1, Folder 3

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
Box AV-013, Cassette A004-U

Listening copy, 2006 October 18

Physical Description: 1 sound cassette
 

Cox, L.E., 2006 February-May

Box 1, Folder 4-5

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Physical Description: 4 sound cassettes
Box AV-013, Cassette A005-U to A006-U

Listening copies, 2006 February 22

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
 

Gottfredson, Michael R., 2005 March-May

Box 1, Folder 6

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Physical Description: 4 sound cassettes
Box AV-013, Cassette A007-U to A008-U

Listening copies, 2005 March 30

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
 

McMichael, James, 2006 May

Box 1, Folder 7

Transcripts and other materials

 

Sound recordings,

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
Box AV-013, Cassette A009-U

Listening copy, 2006 May 10

Physical Description: 1 sound cassette
 

Peltason, Jack W., 2004 September - March 2005

Box 1, Folder 8

Transcripts and other materials,

 

Sound recordings,

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes
Box AV-013, Cassette A010-U to A011-U

Listening copies, 2004 September 24

Physical Description: 2 sound cassettes