Guide to the Richard Harlan Photographs and Ephemera

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & 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: PC0121
Creator: Harlan, Richard
Title: Richard Harlan photographs and ephemera
Dates: 1949-2008
Bulk Dates: 1949-1952
Physical Description: 1.25 Linear feet
Summary: Collection contains slides of Stanford football, including the Rose Bowl of 1952, and Stanford swimmers; and photographs of Memorial Church, Lake Lagunita, Quad images, sports, and portraits of female students, some of which were used in the 1952 QUAD. There is also one image of the interior of an unidentified camera shop. The ephemera include the letterhead of the 1952 Stanford Quad, two ticket stubs from a Class of 1951 event held in 1949, and the memorial program for Harlan, 2008.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
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

Richard Harlan Photographs and Ephemera (PC0121). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Noted engineer of dams, Richard Harlan earned his B.S. at Stanford University in 1952; during several of his years at Stanford he was a photographer for the student yearbook, THE QUAD, and a member of the water polo team. He died in 2008.

Description of the Collection

Collection contains slides of Stanford football, including the Rose Bowl of 1952, and Stanford swimmers; and photographs of Memorial Church, Lake Lagunita, Quad images, sports, and portraits of female students, some of which were used in the 1952 QUAD. There is also one image of the interior of an unidentified camera shop. The ephemera include the letterhead of the 1952 Stanford Quad, two ticket stubs from a Class of 1951 event held in 1949, and the memorial program for Harlan, 2008.

Access Terms

Harlan, Richard
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Dept. of Athletics
Photoprints.
Slides.


Collection Contents

 

Photographs

Photographs

Box 1, Folder 1

Slides: swimming and water polo

Box 1, Folder 2

Slide: Bonfire (burning)

Box 1, Folder 3

Slides: Rose Bowl Parade and game 1952 Jan 1

Box 1, Folder 4

Slides: football (games, card stunts, and others)

Box 1, Folder 5

Prints: assorted campus scenes

Box 1, Folder 6

Print: camera shop (unidentified)

Box 1, Folder 7

Prints: Lake Lagunita

Box 1, Folder 8

Prints: Quad images

Box 1, Folder 9

Prints: The Row

Box 1, Folder 10

Ephemera: 1952 Quad letterhead; ticket stubs from Class of 1951 event, 1949; several published images used in the 1951 Quad

Box 1, Folder 11

Color transparencies of campus scenes

Box 1, Folder 12

Water polo coaches [print out of digital image]

Box 1, Folder 13

Memorial program for Harlan 2008

Box 2, Folder 1

Prints: Diver and Acrobatic clowns

Box 2, Folder 2

Prints: Memorial Church facade

Box 2, Folder 3

Prints: Quad scenes

Box 2, Folder 4

Prints: Portraits of female students [some used in 1952 Quad]

Box 2, Folder 5

Mounted prints: sports, Quad, and possibly one of San Francisco location