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University Archives, Stanford University
Stanford University Archives, Green Library
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Stanford, California 94305-6064
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Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Collections with online items: 354
Physical collections: 2116
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Adams (Ansel) and Wallace Stegner, A Conversation [videorecording]

Program presented by the Associates of the Stanford University Libraries, October 1982 in conjunction with an exhibition of Adams' photographs.

An Address in Commemoration of David Starr Jordan

Address given as part of a Stanford memorial service for President Jordan, January 19, 1932, by acting president Swain. (Manuscript draft and two typescript copies, with notes).

Advisory Council on College Chemistry Photographs

Photographs documenting a conference held at Stanford University in late July and early August, 1963. The conference, on new teaching aids, was the result of a previous conference held at the MIT Science Teaching Center in March 1963 sponsored by...

Affidavits Relating to Anti-ROTC Riot at Stanford University

Affidavits from Stanford faculty and staff submitted in conjunction with a case before the Santa Clara County Superior Court, 1970, relating to anti-ROTC activities at Stanford during April 1970.

Almond (Dorothea K.), "Cooperative childcare at Stanford"

Paper by Almond and Phyllis H. Craig presented at the annual meeting of the National Coalition for Campus Childcare; it addresses the Childcare Resource Center, the Council on Childcare, and the development of a network of daycare homes.

Architectural Resources Group, Leland Stanford Junior Museum Paint Analysis analysis

This report, commissioned by the Stanford Planning Office, documents the original interior paint colors used in the Museum. Included in the report are photographs and colored sketches.

Architecture of Stanford University Collection

This collection consists primarily of original correspondence concerning the early stages of planning, construction and landscaping of Stanford University, 1886-1906. The construction of Memorial Church, the Library (1906), the Gymnasium (1906), the Museum, and parts of the Quadrangle are featured....

Associated Students of Stanford University, Speakers Bureau, Audio-Visual Materials

Audio tapes of talks sponsored by the ASSU Speakers Bureau; presenters include Bernard Malamud, Ray Bradbury, Gore Vidal, Alexander Zinoviev, Raymond Carver, Tillie Olson, Hunter S. Thompson, Shirley Chisholm, Alex Haley, Linus Pauling, Adrienne Rich, Alonda King, Betty Friedan, Jello...

 
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Baer (Morley) Photographs

These photographs of Stanford University buildings were done by Baer for the architects or for the University. Buildings designed by Wurster, Bernardi and Emmons include the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, 1954, and Stanford Medical Plaza, 1959....

Baker (Clifford E) Photographs of Stanford Student Life

Images are primarily of student life in Wilbur Hall (a men’s dorm at the time), 1955-56, but also include images of students at Pescadero State Beach, at Rossotti's Beer Garden, a crew race, and water polo. The prints in this...

Ballet Folklorico de Stanford Records

Collection includes programs, clippings, correspondence, flyers, and posters, 1974-93 and 2008; photographs, 1973-1992; and DVD copies of filmed performances, 1984-93. The records folder for 1991-92 includes the Twenty Year Commemorative Booklet.

Barrett (Todd T.) Photographs Documenting Stanford University

Collection includes images of the Quad, reading room of the library, exterior of Memorial Church (including one construction photo), the old chemistry building, and a chemistry laboratory. Of note is an image of large steel girders in the inner quad,...

Basic Concepts of GPSG [videorecording]

Eight lectures of a full-length course on generalized phase structure grammar presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University....

Beard (Harold Wilcox) Photographs

Photographs of Beard, Stanford scenes (pre-1906 earthquake), Beta Chapter of Kappa Upsilon fraternity, and the Hotel Del Monte in Monterey, California.

"Becoming Stanford: The Making of an American University" [videorecording]

Part 1, "The Founding," covers the origins and building of the university through World War I; highlights include Stanford family history, the first Big Game between Stanford and UC Berkeley, early student life, the rise of tenure, and the 1906...

Beta Theta Pi, Lambda Sigma Chapter (Stanford University), Photograph Collection

Photographs of the Beta Theta Pi house at Stanford University, fraternity members, social events, and campus buildings, including other fraternity houses. The photographer is unknown.

Boivin (Sherman Burns) Photographs

Photographs of students and campus life at Stanford including the Boat House on Lake Lagunita, a women's conference, the Stanford Band in the stadium, yell leaders, campus buildings, and Professors Harold C. Brown and Paul R. Farnsworth. Some of the...

Branner (John Casper) Papers

These papers are Branner's personal and professional papers and do not contain any of his Stanford University Presidential records. The collection contains most of his outgoing and incoming correspondence for the years 1882 to 1921. The outgoing correspondence is in...

Breer (Carl) Notebooks

Digital copy of three notebooks primarily pertaining to Stanford University compiled by Breer; original notebooks include photographs, maps, clippings, postcards, receipts and bills, tickets, letters, and Breer's text. Subjects in volume 1 include Stanford history, college life, his fraternity (Sigma...

Brown (Ian Fraser) Photographs

Digital scans of photographic slides documenting Stanford buildings, football games, and student life.

"Bureaucratic Paternalism at Stanford: The Pattern of University Authority in the 1920's"

Unpublished seminar paper prepared for Professor W. H. Cowley.

 
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California Asian American Artists Biographical Survey Records

The collection contains biographical files on more than 1000 artists active in California between 1850 and 1965, biographical files for 91 artists not active in California, and reference files. Biographical files contain exhibition records, catalogs, press coverage, and examples of...

Cameron (Katherine Scott) Papers

Collection includes a scrapbook containing university forms, clippings, programs, brochures, photographs, and other memorabilia from Cameron’s student days at Stanford, 1965-1969; and outgoing letters to family, 1965-1967, discussing her social life, fashions, dorms, athletic events, excursions off-campus, and her time...

Carpenter (John E.) Photographs of Stanford Student Life and the 1906 Earthquake

Photographs of Stanford campus scenes, student outings, Carpenter's dormitory room, and damaged campus buildings after the 1906 earthquake.

Cecil H. Green Library, West Wing, Historic American Buildings Survey

Report on the 1919 library structure prepared for the Historic American Buildings Survey, HABS number CA-2613....

Cecil H. Green Library West Wing, Historic American Buildings Survey, Photographs

Photographs by David G. De Vries to accompany the HABS report on the 1919 library structure, HABS number CA-2613.

Central Pacific Railroad Construction Photographs

Collection includes views of individual Central Pacific locomotives, and scenes along the Central Pacific route up the west side of the Sierra Nevada.

Charles Babbage Institute Oral History Collection

This collection contains transcripts of oral history interviews selected for their relevance to the history of computer science at Stanford, including the development of the computer science department and Stanford's Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Persons interviewed are Saul Amarel, Bruce G....

Chicano Poet Raul Salinas [videorecording]

Raul Salinas talks about his life and his transition from criminal to human rights activist....

Chu (Steven) Papers

Papers pertain primarily to topics in physics and include notes, overhead transparencies from his lectures, reprints, articles, memos, proposals, correspondence, charts, and drawings. Subjects include electric dipole moment, diode lasers, and dye lasers; and there are some materials pertaining to...

Clark (Birge M.) Architectural Records and Personal Papers

The collection has been organized into 4 series. Series 1, Office Files, contains chronological correspondence files, 1921-1979; project files containing correspondence, contracts, financial documents, notes, small-scale drawings, memoranda, and other materials, 1924-1990; and files on administrative matters, articles and talks...

Computational Linguistics [videorecording]

Twenty-two lectures of a full-length course on computational linguistics presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

Corn (Wanda M.) Papers

Papers include correspondence, memoranda, reports, publications, newsletters, minutes, and other materials pertaining to her teaching and administrative duties in the art department, her involvement with the Stanford Humanities Center, and other aspects of her professional life, 1970-2006; and as acting...

Cox (Albert Brooks) Photographs Documenting the 1906 Earthquake

Six black and white photographs of the 1906 earthquake aftermath at Stanford University.

Cross (Stuart G.), "Stanford and Yosemite" Typescript

This article formed the basis of Cross's lecture during a Stanford Historical Society tour of Yosemite in May 1981. It relates the history of David Starr Jordan's interest in Yosemite, his friendship with David A. Curry, the history of Camp...

Curie (Marie) Letters to Robert E. Swain

Letters (in English) to Acting University President Robert E. Swain about a proposed visit to Stanford.

Cuthbertson (Kenneth M.) Talk on Stanford Fundraising Gistory

Typed text [page 1 is missing] for a talk before the Stanford Historical Society on May 27, 1990.

 
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Davis (Grace) Photograph Albums Documenting Student Life

Photographs of student life at Stanford University, 1891-1905; subjects include faculty, women's dormitory, class of 1895 and individual students, fraternities, baseball team, and a trip to Lake Tahoe in 1898. Also includes an obituary for Shirley Baker, ca. 1945, a...

Davis (Horace) Papers

Papers include family correspondence (with a few pertaining to the Civil War United States Sanitary Commission); correspondence relating to the administration of Stanford University; and a few articles by Davis, diplomas, and pamphlets. The bulk of the papers concern Stanford...

Dedication of the Frank E. Buck Jade Collection :

The Frank E. Buck Jade Collection was given to the Stanford University Museum of Art by Alice Meyer Buck in memory of her husband.

Die Luft der Freihet weht - On and Off; On the Origins and History of the Stanford Motto

Talk delivered to the Stanford Historical Society, October 5, 1995.

Djerassi (Carl) Papers

These papers primarily concern Djerassi's research in organic chemistry and include correspondence, reports, and lab notebooks on optical rotary dispersion and mass spectrometry; other research files containing correspondence, manuscripts, and reprints; reprints of Djerassi's published articles; and grant files. There...

"Donald B. Tresidder, Stanford's Overlooked Treasure" Research Materials

Audio tapes and transcripts of interviews with people who knew or worked with Donald B. Tresidder, 1987-1991; research notes, clippings, and photocopies of source materials, 1912-1991; photographs; and some correspondence of Harry Press, Frederic Glover, and Kiester, 1990-1991. Persons interviewed...

 
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Eickhoff (Henry) Photographs of Stanford University

Fourteen black and white photographs of the Stanford University campus exteriors and interiors, primarily of the Quad. Photographs adhered to unbound scrapbook pages.

Elliott (Orrin Leslie) Papers

This collection consists of notes, source citations, unpublished reminiscences, and copies of documents collected for, and the original manuscript of, Elliott's STANFORD UNIVERSITY; THE FIRST TWENTY-FIVE YEARS (1937). Also includes correspondence of George Crothers and notecards for Crother's FOUNDING OF...

Engelbart (Douglas) Symposia Records

The materials consist of videorecordings, brochures and handouts from the symposia, clippings, press releases, press kit, photographs from the event, and a videotape of TV coverage from various news shows.

Entitled Opinions (About Life and Literature) with Robert Harrison

The materials consist of program audiorecordings of Robert Harrison's show "Entitled opions (about life and literature)" broadcast on KZSU 90.1 Wednesdays from 2-3PM.

Erickson (Vance Bryant) Photographs

This collection documents Erickson's undergraduate days at Stanford, 1920 through 1924, with a few items dating from 1925. Most of the collection consists of negatives, presumably from photographs taken by Erickson. There are also photoprints and postcards, many of which...

 
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Feigenbaum (Edward A.) Papers

Collection primarily concerns his work in artificial intelligence at Stanford University and includes administrative files, correspondence, project files, trip files, proposals, reports, reprints, Artificial Intelligence Lab memos, audio tapes, video tapes, and files on computer programs, mainly DENDRAL, MOLGEN, ARPA,...

Felt Lake Dam Photographs

The materials consist of photographs documenting the construction of the Felt Lake Dam.

Fields (Jack) Photograph Collection

Photographs taken on commission in September 1960 regarding Stanford University, used to illustrate a feature article in SATURDAY EVENING POST, 13 December 1960. The collection includes scenes of campus life, views of activities at the Medical School and at the...

Fisher (Walter K.) Papers

Original drawings and correspondence of Walter K. Fisher with John Hiram Gerould (Dartmouth) and Alexander Charles Stephen (Royal Scottish Museum), and letters to Gerould from J.W. Spengel (handwritten in German)....

Fong (Walter and Emma) Collection

Photographs, manuscript materials, and printed materials related to the lives of Walter Ngon Fong (1866-1906, widely reported to be the first Chinese student to graduate from Stanford [class of 1896, A.B.]) and his wife, Emma Howse Fong.

Forsythe (George and Alexandra) Papers

The papers of George and Alexandra Forsythe include professional correspondence, notes for lectures and publications, committee records and publications, materials relating to the Forsythes' writings in the field of computer science, and materials relating to Alexandra Forsythe's interest in secondary...

Founders of the Future; Hewlett and Packard Dinner Papers

Collection includes video tape of the event, text of the speech by Gerhard Casper, color photographs from the event, computer printouts of the exhibit panels on display, copies of historical photographs, and an 1989 booklet on the history of HP....

Franklin (H. Bruce) Collection

This collection includes newspapers clippings, Stanford news releases, leaflets and pamphlets relating to Franklin's tenure and dismissal hearings, the full text of the Advisory Board's recommendations, and transcripts of hearing proceedings. Also included are a copy of a senior research...

Frantz (Marge) Lectures on McCarthyism

Videorecordings of class lectures from class taught by Dr. S. Lochlann Jain.

"Frederick Emmons Terman, 1900-1982: Some Recollections"

Reminiscence regarding Frederick E. Terman as chairman of the Dept. of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University presented in a talk to the Stanford faculty women's club, 1982.

Future Directions in Computing Education Summit White Papers

NSF funded a CS Education Research Summit with the goal of exploring future questions and directions in CS education research. The summit ran January 8-9, 2014 in Orlando, Florida, and was held immediately after the CE21 meeting....

 
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Geiken (Stacy H.) Photographs of Green Library, Bing Wing

These photographs were commissioned by the Stanford University Libraries to document the reopening of the Bing Wing of Green Library, which had been closed since the Loma Prieta earthquake of 1989. Selected images were used in the Fall 1999 issue...

Gimon Conference on French Political Economy

Audio CDs from the conference, along with the printed program.

"Great Moments of the Big Game"

History and high lights of the annual football game between Stanford University and the University of California, Berkeley. Players featured include Frankie Albert, John Brodie, Jim Plunkett, John Elway, and Mike Lansford.

Great Powers Seminar: The United States Audio-Visual Recordings

Videotapes and audiorecordings of events during the seminar, including a talk by William Chace on "Images of Contemporary America in Literature," and a panel on "The State of the Arts and Humanities in the United States" with Richard W. Lyman,...

Gunther (Gerald) Papers

Collection includes correspondence; Gunther's writings; biographical materials; files from his work on the Constitutional Law casebook; research files on Learned Hand, including photocopies of original documents; and microfilmed records of Supreme Court cases dating back to 1807.

 
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Hanna House Board of Governors Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes of the board of governors.

Hanna House Collection

Correspondence, blueprints, drawings, photographs, and other records relating to the planning, design and construction of the campus home of Professor and Mrs. Paul R. Hanna.

Hanna House Reconstruction Collection

This collection contains documents pertaining to the reconstruction of Hanna House following the 1989 earthquake. Included are the full report from Rutherford & Chekene, consulting engineers, on the wall testing program, 1998; repair proposal and construction schedule, 1995; Hanna House...

Hansen (William Webster) Papers

Hansen's professional and research papers include correspondence, manuscripts, research notebooks, lecture notes, unpublished studies and notes on various experiments and scientific developments such as radar, the rhumbatron, the klystron, radiation and microwave mechanics. Also included are Hansen's account of the...

Hansen (William Webster) Papers

This collection consists primarily of W. W. Hansen's correspondence with professional colleagues (1934-1949, Boxes 1-3), although some letters of a more personal nature are also included. These letters were in no particular order when acquired by the Archives. They have...

Harlan (Richard) Photographs and Ephemera

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...

Harrington (George) Photograph Albums and Papers

The major part of this collection is two albums of photographs from Harrington's work and travels in Bolivia and Argentina, 1921-1926 and undated. Images include villages, local people, trekking on mountain trails and by river boat, geologic formations, other geologists,...

Hart (Alfred A.) Photo Project Collection

From 1864 to 1869, Alfred A. Hart took 364 pictures along the line of the Central Pacific Railroad in order to help solicit investment in the railroad. Between 2008-2011, Jesse White repeated Hart's journey taking photographs from exactly (or approximately)...

Hart (Alfred A.) Photographs

The Alfred A. Hart Collection includes one photograph album of 365 images, and 106 stereographs. The majority of the stereographs are duplicate images from the album. However, there are also ten stereographs of the home of Leland and Jane Stanford...

Hatfield Aerial Surveys Photographs

This collection consists of aerial photographs of the Stanford University campus and lands taken by Hatfield Aerial Surveys, a firmed owned by Adrian R. Hatfield. The images date from 1947 to 1979 and are of two sizes: 18 by 22...

Hellman (Martin Edward) Papers

The materials consist of research files, subject files, publications and correspondence documenting public key cryptography and the Beyond War project....

Hennessy (John L.), President of Stanford University, Essays and Public Statements

Essay written during his fifth year as President of Stanford University.

Hennessy (John L.), President of Stanford University, Papers

Records from his term as President of Stanford University, along with the records of the Provost. Some of the records were generated by the previous administration of Gerhard Casper.

Herring (W. Conyers) Papers

Reports and lectures notes.

Hilgard (Ernest Ropiequet) Papers

Papers document his professional career as researcher (focusing on hypnosis) and professor at Stanford University; included are correspondence, research files, articles and papers, lectures, reprints, course materials, records from Professor Hilgard's extensive Stanford committee activities, and his memoirs (1991). Collection...

Hill (Andrew Putnam) Photograph Album

The images in this album primarily document the Palo Alto residence of Jane and Leland Stanford, the Palo Alto Stock Farm horses, and Stanford University. The university images include the cornerstone laying in 1887, opening day ceremonies in 1891, Encina...

Hill (Andrew Putnam) Photographs

This collection consists of mounted albumen prints commercially produced by A. P. Hill and his two studios, Hill and Yard and Hill and Watkins. Subjects include views of the Stanford University campus, interior and exterior shots of major buildings, events...

Historic American Buildings Survey, Stanford University, Photographs

Images of Memorial Church, the East Arch, a quad arcade, and the Lou Henry Hoover House.

Hochmuth (Dietmar) Photographs of Hermann H. Field at Stanford University

Photographs taken during a two day visit of Hermann Field and his wife at Stanford, April 14-15, 2000; other people include Kate Field, Norman Naimark, and Elena Danielson.

Holden (Henry A.) Stereograph Collection

This collection consists of views taken by Holden and published by Underwood and Underwood as a boxed set. Subjects include Stanford University buildings and a student race on Lake Lagunita; homes in Palo Alto; Greek Theatre and the Faculty Club...

Holub (Leo) Photographs of Stanford University

Collection contains prints (mostly black and white) of Stanford presidents, faculty, trustees, staff, students on campus, campus lands, and construction, as well as a series of mounted images from Stanford Seen, an exhibition of Holub’s photographs held in 1964. Other...

Hoover (Herbert) Off the Record Talks Typescripts

Collection consists of two carbon typescripts, originally in the possession of Lou Henry Hoover's secretary, Edith Harcourt. "Off-the-Record talk to Stanford University faculty," April 11, 1938, is 29 pages long and covers the political and economic conditions in Western Europe...

Hoover (Herbert) Stanford Fund-raising Letters

These two letters, addressed to Mrs. Lynn Smith Abbott (who attended Stanford from 1893-94), pertain to the Stanford Futures campaign to raise money for scholarships.

The Hopkins home, San Francisco, photograph album

Images of the home of Timothy Hopkins, Stanford University trustee, including the exterior, the library, the drawing room, the hall, and the view from the library.

Hopkins Marine Station Photographs

The materials consist of digital photographs documenting the Agassiz Building at the Hopkins Marine Station. Included are one historic image from 1917 and several from the 2005 renovations....

Hubka (David E.) Slides Documenting Stanford University

These slides were taken during his undergraduate days at Stanford; subjects include the Band, dormitories, football (including Big Game 1965), golf course, Hoover Tower, views of the Quad and Inner Quad, Lake Lagunita and activities on it, Memorial Church, Old...

Husmann (George) Vina Ranch album

Views of the Vina Ranch vineyards, buildings, machinery, and employees.

 
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Interviews with five striking Chicana/o students after three days into hunger strike [videorecording]

Four Stanford Chicana and one Chicano students discuss the reasons behind their hunger strike and the emotions involved....

Introduction to PROLOG for Linguists [videorecording]

Eight lectures on eight U-Matic tapes comprise a full-length courses presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

IR 193: Understanding 9-11, Its Causes, Context and Consequences

Course handouts and videorecordings of lectures.

Irish Ballads as Sung by Russell Varian

From the liner notes: "These are some of the Irish song which Russell Varian sang at many early Varian parties, and elsewhere for his friends. These are some of the songs he had learned from his father, who was born...

 
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Johnstone (Keith) Papers

Original plays, writings, correspondence, theatrical materials, journals, and artwork..

Just Jane; A Cabaret Commemorating the Centenary of Jane Stanford's Death

Collection contains the script of the show, program, advertisements, a CD of the pre-show music, and a DVD of the show as performed on February 28, 2005. Cast members were Kate Adams and Deborah Adams, with Judith Adams as narrator...

 
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Kahn (Matt) Papers

Materials include professional files, teaching files (including videos of lectures), and photographs....

Keith (Todd), "Standardized Testing, Affirmative Action, and Stanford Admissions Policies Before 1970"

Report, commissioned by University President Gerhard Casper, on admissions policies at Stanford....

Kennedy (Donald) Personal Papers

This collection contains his speech files dating from 1975 to 2007; these include Stanford events, commencements at other universities, conferences, government testimony, memorials, and others. There is also an unprocessed accession (2003-003) which includes his personal copies of congressional hearings...

Kleptko (Frank) Photographs of Stanford University

Images include the interior of Memorial Church, the exterior of Memorial Church (ca. 1905), Quad arches, front view of Quad (ca. 1925), view of the Oval from front of the Quad, the arboretum, and the Entrance Gates (post 1906). Images...

Knight Management Center

The material consists of a book and accompaying DVD documenting the dedication of the Knight Management Center, Stanford University Graduate School of Business, April 28-29, 2011.

Knowledge Representation: Pat Hayes and Nils Nilsson [videorecording]

The materials consist of videorecordings of lectures by Pat Hayes (Xerox PARC and Stanford University) and Nils Nilsson (Stanford University) on the topic of knowledge representation.

Knuth (Donald E.) Papers

Papers reflect his work in the study and teaching of computer programming, computer systems for publishing, and mathematics. Included are correspondence, notes, manuscripts, computer printouts, logbooks, proofs, and galleys pertaining to the computer systems TeX, METAFONT, and Computer Modern; and...

Kornberg (Arthur) Papers

Collection documents Kornberg's work concerning the synthesis of DNA in the laboratory, as well as the synthetic pathways of nucleotides, and includes correspondence, 1947 to 1982; research lab notebooks, 1947 to 1969 (which include those studies for which he received...

KZSU Project South Interviews

This collection contains transcribed meetings and interviews with Civil Rights workers in the South recorded by several Stanford students affiliated with the campus radio station KZSU during the summer of 1965. The project was sponsored by the Institute of American...

 
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Legacy of Shockley Semiconductor [videorecording]

Videorecording of the roundtable discussion held on September 27, 2005, moderated by Leslie Berlin, featuring Gordon Moore, Jay Last, Julius Blank, all co-founders of Fairchild Semiconductor, and James F. Gibbons, professor of electrical engineering at Stanford. Included are the introductory...

Leib (Samuel Franklin) Papers

The collection consists of four major components: Stanford correspondence pertaining to Judge Leib's association with the Stanford family and his responsibilities as a member of the first Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1891-1923); personal correspondence (1885-1910); correspondence pertaining to...

Lemos (Pedro Joseph) Letter to David Jacobson

Letter (signed Pedro de Lemos) pertains to the proposed donation of a painting to the Stanford Museum, a suggestion that the Museum collect the work of early California artists, and the efforts of Lemos and his wife in sponsoring California...

Leslie (Stuart W.) Oral Histories on the Cold War and American Science

Collection contains 51 audiocassettes from interviews with Stanford faculty in physics, electrical engineering, aeronautics and material science, along with scientists and engineers at Bay Area companies, for his book: THE COLD WAR AND AMERICAN SCIENCE: THE MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL-ACADEMIC COMPLEX AT MIT...

Levy (Daniel W.), "Four California Railroad Lawyers in the Classical Era" Typescript

This research paper, prepared for Robert W. Gordon's class "History of American Law," concerns the legal history of the Central Pacific Railroad and four lawyers associated with it, Hall McAllister, Silas W. Sanderson, Creed Haymond, and Alfred A. Cohen.

LGBT Oral History Interviews

The materials consist of audio and transcripts from oral histories conducted with LGBT alumni....

LISP and Natural Language Processing [videorecording]

Sixteen lectures on 8 cassettes comprise a full-length course presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

LISP and Natural Language Processing [videorecording]

Sixteen lectures on 8 cassettes comprise a full-length course presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

Lokey (The Lorry I.) Stem Cell Research Building

The material consists of a book and accompaying DVD documenting the dedication of the Lorry I. Lokey Stem Cell Research Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, October 27, 2010.

 
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Mathematical Writing (CS 209) Videorecordings

Videotaped lectures from Knuth's computer science course Mathematical Writing, given in the fall of 1987; guest lecturers were Herb Wilf, Jeff Ullman, Leslie Lamport, Nils Nilsson, Mary-Claire van Leunen, Rosalie Stemer, and Paul Halmos.

Mathews (Max V.) Papers

Correspondence, articles, lab notebooks, musical scores, audio recordings, computer files, and other materials related to the professional work of computer music pioneer Max V. Mathews.

May (Michael M.) Papers

The Michael M. May collection is divided into five series, although there is significant overlap between many. The primary topics include May's work for CISAC (Committee on International Security and Arms Control) - which includes research on nuclear proliferation, management...

McCarthy (John) Papers

Correspondence, memos, reports, course materials, newsletters, articles, reprints, computer manuals, and other materials pertaining to McCarthy's research and his teaching at Stanford and MIT. Correspondents include Forest Baskett, Donald Knuth, Serge Lang, Joshua Lederberg, Douglas Lenat, Donald Michie, Hans Moravec,...

McConnell (Harden M.) Photographs of Stanford University Chemistry Students and Staff

Collection contains primarily color snapshots of students in labs and offices, outside chemistry buildings, and at parties. Photos were originally in albums but were removed for preservation reasons.

Memorial Church Acoustics Papers

Typescript paper "Acoustical Renovation of Memorial Church at Stanford University," 1996, a copy of ACOUSTICS OF WORSHIP SPACES (edited by Wetherill and David Lubman, 1983), which has an entry on Memorial Church, and 99 slides of the interior and exterior...

Miller (William F.) Papers

The collection consists of the professional and personal papers of Dr. William F. Miller including Provost's correspondence and memos, private correspondence, policy and memos, appointment books and date notebooks, talks given by Miller, articles written by Miller, photographs, news clippings...

Mosher (Clelia D.) Papers

The collection contains primarily correspondence, writings (published and unpublished), diaries, and biographical and genealogical material spanning the years 1886 to 1938. Correspondents include Ray Lyman Wilbur, William H. Welch (President of Johns Hopkins), David Starr Jordan, and Havelock Ellis....

Mosher (Harry S.), "The Saga of Tarichatoxin: The Deadly California Salamander Toxin" Typescript

This unpublished paper recounts the history of the research undertaken by Mosher, his students, and colleagues from 1959 to 1964...

Mosher (Loren R.) Papers

Biographical material, correspondence, articles and papers, reports, interviews, photographs, and audiovisual material relating to Loren R. Mosher, a clinician specializing in the treatment of schizophrenia without drugs.

Murphy (Bob) Oral History and Background Material

The materials consist of an oral history, background material, news clippings, a short biography, and an article on baseball on the radio.

Muybridge (Eadweard) Photograph collection

This collection includes original Muybridge glass plate negatives and prints, as well as modern day copy prints of his photographs. Original materials, 1872-1880, include images of the Stanfords' residences in Sacramento and San Francisco, other unidentified estates, and two printed...

 
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Nanney (Herbert) papers

Programs, news clippings, correspondence, photographs, audio recordings, music scores, and other materials which document Herbert Nanney's tenure as Stanford University professor of music and university organist.

National Management of High-Energy Physics Facilities Papers

Memoranda, letters, and a background paper by Panofsky prepared for a meeting of University Presidents concerning national management of high-energy physics facilities; correspondents include Frederick Seitz, president of the National Academy of Sciences, and Edwin M. McMillan of the Lawrence...

Niles Dam Collection

This collection consists of the Niles Dam Historic American Engineering Report in three sections – the report, the figures, and the measured drawings. The HAER was prepared by Rand Herbert of JRP Historical Consulting Services; original documents included in the...

Nilsson (Nils John) Papers

Collection pertains to Nilsson's research and teaching and includes correspondence, notes and text for talks, papers, published articles, conference and meeting materials, and AV materials on artificial intelligence.

Ninth Corps Area Commission on College Problems in Relation to National Defense Minutes

Collection consists of three items: minutes of the organizational meeting, August 27, 1941, which includes synopsis of remarks by Arthur S. Flemming, Captain C. Godwin, and Colonel Raymond F. Dart, report on discussion of problems submitted to the Commission, and...

Nisbet (John McHenry) Photograph Album

These images, scanned from Nisbet's original album, document his student years at Stanford. Images include fellow students, his fraternity house, campus scenes, the 1914 Stanford-UC Berkeley game, and other athletes.

Nowinski (Ira) Photographs of the Stanford Powwow

Digitial images and select prints of the Stanford Powwow taken by Ira Nowinski.

 
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Occupy Stanford Collection

Websites, fliers, meeting minutes, and posters documenting the Occupy Stanford movement.

Oliver (Bernard M.) Oral History Interview

Transcript of an interview conducted by Arthur L. Norberg covering Oliver's early life, his education, and work experiences at Bell Laboratories and Hewlett-Packard. Subjects include television research, radar, information theory, organizational climate and objectives at both companies, Hewlett-Packard's associations with...

Oral History Interviews with Stanford People

Audio cassettes, with brief typed summaries, of interviews with Vartan Gregorian, E. Fay Jones, Emily Hanna Johnson, and John Paul Hanna, 1993. Gregorian discusses his childhood and Armenian roots, student days at Stanford, his teaching career, and his administrative career...

Order of Siberian Snow Dogs Photographs and Roster

Two photographs and roster of the Order of Siberian Snowdogs.

 
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Palo Alto Stock Farm Photographs

Images in this collection include Stock Farm horses Electioneer and Lady Russel; Leland Stanford, Jr., with the horse Cheatano, 1882; trainers and grooms at the Stock Farm, 1881 and 1884; two trotters racing; and the Wooster home on campus. Other...

Patterson (Ella J.) Photographs

Collection includes a portrait of Patterson in her cap and gown, 1909; two images of Stanford women students in their dorm, one labeled “A Kimona Party” and one, “Mock Wedding”; and six other photos, including people in canoes and in...

Peninsula-Times Tribune Photographs of Stanford University

These photographs pertaining to Stanford University were selected from the morgue of the Peninsula Times-Tribune after its closing. They consist of photographs by the newspaper staff as well as photographs obtained from the Stanford News Service and other sources.

Pinnacles National Monument Correspondence and Photographs

Letters to Prof. William R. Dudley of Stanford University pertaining to the creation of Pinnacles National Monument in San Benito County, California; and photographs of the area. Correspondents include local residents S. C. Hain and L. W. Jefferson, Congressman James...

Post Quake Demolition Photographs

This collection consists of 47 photographic negatives with contact prints, largely documenting demolition work on the damaged Stanford Museum following the 1906 earthquake, including the lowering of the still-intact glass dome. Several images include groups of workers and the horse-drawn...

Profiles of Stanford Faculty and Staff

Collection includes audiocassettes, some typescript drafts and partial transcripts of tapes, press releases, and copies of the finished article published in the .

Project MKULTRA Collection

Collection consists of photocopies of invoices, receipts and memorandum relating to subprojects 2, 56, 70, 71, 72, 85, and 86 of Project MKULTRA; these documents were sent to Stanford University by the C.I.A. in 1977. Also included are the cover...

Prolog and Natural Language Processing [videorecording]

Sixteen lectures on 16 cassettes comprise a full-length course presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

 
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Ram's Head Records

Records of the student drama group Ram's Head include financial reports (1924-1957), Dramatic Council minutes (1925-1948), board minutes, (1935-1957), general correspondence (1934-1952), production books (1937-1959), and several LP records and audio tapes for such Ram's Head productions as the Big...

Rathbun (Harry J.) Lecture Papers

One audio reel from a lecture in The Sequoia Seminar series on "Realizing Our Highest Potentialities" given at the Palo Alto Library, 1955.

Reisen mit Rico, Travels with Rico, an Anthology of Memories from Landgut Burg, Stanford in Germany

Travels with Rico traces the exploits of Stanford University undergraduates on and off their overseas campus near Stuttgart, West Germany, in the early 1970s. Includes first draft, final version (2000), and 4th printing (2001)....

Ross (Edward Alsworth) Papers

Correspondence about Professor Ross' dismissal, including resignation letters of faculty departing in protest, news clippings, pamphlets, and pamphlets by Ross.

Royalty at Stanford

Unpublished article regarding Sokol's early years at Stanford, and the visit of Princess Juliane of the Netherlands to the University.

Ruggles (Howard) Photographs of Stanford University

These photographs, either taken by Ruggles or acquired by him, are of Stanford sporting events, views of the campus, and the damage to campus buildings by the 1906 earthquake. Earthquake-damaged buildings include Memorial Church, Memorial Arch, the new gymnasium and...

 
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Santa Clara Valley Interurbans

Photocopies of photographs, illustrations, and articles with additional text by Snyder, concerning the Peninsular Railway, the electric trolley that ran between San Jose and Palo Alto, California, passing through Stanford University.

Savage (Florence Grace) photographs

Photographs of Stanford students and campus scenes including Memorial Church, quad views, campus entrance gates, Roble Hall, the Stanford Mausoleum, campus roads, reservoir on the former Peter Coutts estate, Encina Hall residents, football team, women's basketball team, student excursions off-campus,...

Schneider (Stephen Henry) Papers

The materials consist of personal and professional files of Stephen Henry Schneider (1945-2010), Melvin and Joan Lane Professor for Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies, Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor (by courtesy) of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and a Senior Fellow in the...

Semantics [videorecording]

Twenty-two lectures on 22 cassettes comprise a full-length course presented at the 1987 Linguistic Institute held at Stanford University ....

Shakey: An Experiment in Robot Planning and Learning

From 1966 through 1972, the Artificial Intelligence Center at SRI International (then Stanford Research Institute) conducted research on a mobile robot system nicknamed “Shakey.” Endowed with a limited ability to perceive and model its environment, Shakey could perform tasks that...

Sheinbaum (Stanley K.) Oral History Interview

Collection consists of four audio cassettes and transcribed notes from an oral history interview conducted by George M. Goodwin. Subjects include his childhood and family life in New York; student and intellectual life at Stanford including his experiences with antisemitism;...

Shockley (William) Papers

Professional and personal papers relating to Professor Shockley's controversial interests in environment and genetic influences on intelligence; research on transistors and electronics; and science education. Also includes extensive family materials including diaries and correspondence.

Shuchat (Julius) Oral History

Interview covers Shuchat's teaching career and the Stanford bands from 1948 to 1962....

Shumway (Norman) Project Videorecordings

Videorecordings (beta source tapes with some VHS window dubs) that were created and/or compiled to be used for a film on Norman E. Shumway; included are interviews, medical procedures, television appearances, films, and other sources. In addition to Shumway, persons...

Snyder (Robert Jerome) Photographs

Collection consists of two scrapbook pages of photographs and one illustration of football players, Coach Thornhill, and the construction of the Big Game bonfire, with one image of Herbert Hoover and family in front of the Hoover home on campus;...

Squire (Ruth Hortense) Photographs of Stanford University

Photographs are of campus buildings, rugby game and the cheering section at the stadium, and students on campus.

"Stanford - The True Source of Knowledge"

This film concerns the student experience at Stanford University in the mid 1960s and includes interviews with faculty and students. Subjects discussed include intellectual life at Stanford, relationships between male and female students, fraternity life, student activism and protests, the...

Stanford Alpine Club Oral History Interviews

The collection contains transcripts of interviews done by John Rawlings with David Boore and Judy (Lovelace) Boore, Herbert C. DeStaebler, Nicholas B. Clinch, Henry Kendall, Alfred W. Baxter, Bea Vogel, Betsy (Swann) Crowder, Gilbert Roberts, Irene Beardsley, Mary (Sherril) Baxter,...

Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Records

The materials consist of SAIL Dump And Restore Technique (DART) backup files, 1972-1990; digital copies of 16 mm films created from 1963-1980; handbooks; log books; manuals; and photographs and videos from the 35th SAIL reunion held in 2009.

Stanford Arts Institute Records

The materials consist of digital photographs and videos documenting art performances developed or sponsored by the Stanford Institute for Creativity and the Arts (SiCa). Also included are annual reports, press materials and a copy of the SiCa website.

Stanford Athletics Interviews Conducted by Bob Murphy

The materials consist of interview transcripts and audiorecordings conducted by former Stanford athletics announcer Bob Murphy with notable former Stanford athletes.

Stanford Cardinal Broadcast Nework Videorecordings

The collection consists of videotape masters of SCBN programming, PSAs, and advertisements on a variety of topics....

Stanford Centennial Photographs

Color slides from Stanford University Centennial events in October, 1991, including Governor Pete Wilson's speech and the gay rights demonstration during it, Centennial Parade, and preparation of the Centennial time capsule.

Stanford Channel Master Videorecordings

Master videotapes from programs produced and aired by the Stanford Channel.

Stanford China Music Tour collection

This collection pertains to the 2008 Stanford China Music Tour, also known as “A Musical Journey to the Olympics,” and includes photographs, itineraries, programs, promotional materials, the photobook "Finding Harmony," and the DVD "Ode to Joy for the Beijing Olympics:...

Stanford Chinese Student Club Records

The materials consist of one bound volume listing officers, members, and budgets, and a PDF copy of a bound volume of meeting minutes.

Stanford Elementary School: Reminiscences of Helen Mears Gibson

Brief history of campus elementary schools including the reminiscences of Helen Mears Gibson, daughter of a Stanford faculty member, regarding the second Stanford campus elementary school (built on the site of an earlier school in 1916 and torn down in...

Stanford Emeriti Council Collection

Collection pertains to talks sponsored by the Council and includes DVDs, digital videocassettes, and miscellaneous printed materials. Speakers represented in the collection include Luigi Cavalli-Sforza, Herant Katchadourian, Herbert Lindenberger, Albert Macovski, and Eleanor Maccoby.

Stanford Family Photograph Collection

Primarily studio portraits (mounted albumen prints) of Senator Leland Stanford, Jane Lathrop Stanford, Leland Stanford Jr., Gertrude Stanford, and Elizabeth Stanford. Also included are photographs of President William Harrison with Stanford during Harrison's visit to Stanford University. Studios represented include...

Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program Interviews

The Stanford Historical Society's Oral History Program explores the institutional history of the University, with an emphasis on the transformative post-WWII period, through interviews with leading faculty, staff, alumni, trustees, and others. The project furthers the Society's mission "to foster...

Stanford Historical Society Program Recordings

Audio and video tapes of annual meetings and public presentations on various topics in Stanford's history, including the museum, the Western CIV program, the human biology program, Herbert Hoover and Stanford, history of heart transplantation, overseas studies, KZSU (the student...

Stanford Humanities Center Audiovisual Materials

Collection contains recordings of lectures, panels, round tables, and other events sponsored by the Stanford Humanities Center. Videotapes include a John Cage concert and lecture, 1992, a teachers' conference, 1992, and the film "Of Mixed Minds: A Portrait of the...

Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures

Audio and video recordings of lectures.

Stanford Humanities Center, Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series

Collection includes Bernard Knox's 1984 lectures on Psychology; Peter L. Galison's lectures, November 2002, "Poincare's Maps" and "Empires of Time: Einstein's Clocks"; and Lorraine Daston's lecture, March 2005, "Science as Work: Modern Obsessions."

Stanford in Germany Reunion Collection

This collection includes materials from several classes of students who participated in Stanford's overseas program in Beutelsbach, Germany; they were identified as Group I, II, etc. Materials from Group I (1958 program) consist of two CDs of audio recordings (The...

Stanford (Jane Lathrop) Papers

The papers of Jane L. Stanford pertain largely to the founding and administration of Stanford University, along with her personal and social affairs; included in the papers are correspondence, business records, legal and financial papers, speeches, newsclippings, and biographical materials....

Stanford Law School Ground Breaking Records

Presentation volume containing four photographs from the ground breaking ceremonies and one photograph of the university, with excerpts from talks by Robert Minge Brown, Thomas Ehrlich, and Richard W. Lyman.

Stanford (Leland) collection

The collection contains primary and secondary sources pertaining to the life of Leland Stanford and the history of Stanford University's founding. Includes clippings, correspondence, articles, pamphlets, speeches, scripts, reports, memorabilia, and copies or facsimiles of historical documents.

Stanford (Leland) Letter to Butler Ives

Handwritten letter, January 25, 1869, requesting more men at work "on our line at the point where the U.P. line strikes it east of Ogden," along with a photoprint copy of a stereocard showing Butler Ives on horseback in the...

Stanford (Leland) Papers

Correspondence, telegrams; business, legal, financial, and official papers; speeches, journals, and newsclippings; and other materials relating to the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad, Stanford's political career, business and financial interests, and the founding and construction of Stanford University....

Stanford New York City Proposal

Proposals and website documenting Stanford New York city campus proposal.

Stanford Oral History Project Interviews

The Stanford Oral History Project (SOHP), a joint effort of the Stanford University Archives and the Stanford Historical Society, began in 1978 as an extension of their efforts to collect, preserve and make available to researchers the historical record of...

Stanford Pioneers in Science [videorecording]

Lecture series honoring the lives and accomplishments of the University’s most celebrated scientists—faculty members who have been awarded Nobel Prizes, National Medals of Science or Technology, and MacArthur Fellowships.

Stanford Presidential Lectures in the Humanities and Arts Recordings

Lecturers represented in this collection include Svetlana Alpers (art history), Elaine Scarry (human rights and the humanities), Lynn Hunt (the novel and human rights), Hazel V. Carby (racializing subjects in post-World War II Britain), Wendy Doniger (self-imitation in ancient India,...

Stanford Reunion 2001 Photographs

Images taken by photographer Steve Castillo of events and people during class reunions at Stanford University in the fall of 2001. Class reunions are celebrated every 5 years; these classes are those ending in 1 or 6 (1951, 1956, 1966,...

Stanford Stadium Photographs

Collection consists of 55 photographs (negatives and prints) by Joel Leivick and Craig W. Weiss, documenting the stadium prior to its reconstruction.

Stanford Student Demonstrations Collection

Photographs, lists, memoranda, affidavits, and miscellaneous notes pertaining to participants in campus demonstrations during the spring of 1970; these records were possibly assembled to provide evidence for legal action against the participants by the University.

Stanford Student Letters and Memoirs Collection

This collection contains letters, reminiscences, diaries and account books, autobiographies, and other items from a number of Stanford University students. Most of the letters are written home to family members; typical subjects include academic affairs, social life on campus and...

Stanford Student Life Photograph Collection

This collection of prints and negatives came from an unidentified Stanford office and were likely used in the production of publications oriented to incoming students; subjects include academics, athletics, buildings, life on campus and in dorms, and portraits of individuals...

Stanford Student Life Photographs

Copy prints from digital scans of the original images; subjects include the house in Palo Alto that housed the Entre Nous eating club and club members sitting on the steps, ca. 1913; Albee and Garwood family images that include the...

Stanford Student Photograph Album

Small album kept by an unidentified student with images of the Stanford campus before and after the 1906 earthquake. The before images include the Angel of Grief, Memorial Church, the Quad, the cactus garden, the first floor of the new...

Stanford University, Academic Council, Records

These records were generated by the Academic Council, the Academic Senate, the Academic Secretary, and various committees and task forces. They include minutes, memoranda, correspondence, reports, election records, agendas and supporting documents, rosters, memorial resolutions on deceased members, and audiotapes...

Stanford University and Bay Area Photograph Collection

Collection contains copy prints (undated) from original images, ca. 1900, of Stanford University campus, UC Berkeley campus, Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, a group of unidentified people on a picnic, and other subjects.

Stanford University, Army Specialized Training Program, Photographs

Collection includes photographs taken by Gubman of campus scenes, including two where ASTP students are in the frame, three images of his class (photographer unknown), and one booklet ?Student Trainees in Army Programs 1943-1944? [list of participants in the Civil...

Stanford University Audio Collection

Audio recordings of Stanford events and activities.

Stanford University, Baccalaureate Services, Audiovisual Materials

Videorecordings of Baccalaureate proceedings.

Stanford University Biographical Files Collection

Biographical files on faculty, staff, and other individuals affiliated with Stanford University.

Stanford University, Board of Trustees, Meeting Records

The materials consist of Board of Trustees meeting agendas, minutes, and supporting materials.

Stanford University, Board of Trustees, Memorandum Regarding Kenneth S. Pitzer

Memorandum prepared by law professors William F. Baxter, Thomas Ehrlich, and Gerald Gunther regarding the administrative shortcomings of Pitzer as president of Stanford University. Letter of transmittal to the University Archives (1982) included.

Stanford University, Board of Trustees, Photographs of Trustee Presidents

Photographs of the Presidents of the Board of Trustees, from Jane Stanford's tenure (1902-1905) through the 1960s, including Samuel F. Leib, Horace Davis, Timothy Hopkins, William Mayo Newhall, Leland W. Cutler, Donald B. Tresidder, Paul C. Edwards, Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel,...

Stanford University, Campaign for Undergraduate Education, Records

This collection consists of the interviews with students and alumni that were conducted for the film produced for the Campaign's Think Again Tour, intended to reacquaint alumni with the university. Included are transcripts and videodiscs.

Stanford University, Centennial Office, Records

Records include correspondence, minutes, proposals, publications, publicity, photographs, research materials on centennial celebrations at other universities, videotapes, and other materials.

Stanford University, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Photographs

Collection consists of one photograph of the group of scholars in attendance in January 1955 and 15 photographs from a dinner event. Participants are identified with last name only; some of the Stanford faculty represented include J. E. Wallace Sterling,...

Stanford University, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Photographs

Portfolio prepared by Wurster, Bernardi, and Emmons containing twelve photographs by Morley Baer of the finished building (exterior and interior), ca. 1954; and one photo of the architects' rendering dated 1954.

Stanford University, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, Records

Correspondence, grant files, research files, patents, concert programs, articles, clippings, photographs, and other records. Collection also includes electronic media, video and audiotapes, architectural drawings, radio-baton, and a computer. People represented in these records include John Chowning, John R. Pierce, Max...

Stanford University, Center for International Security and Cooperation, Records

The History Project records include organizational files, files about Fellows, and biographical files about visiting speakers. Audiovisual material is comprised of recordings of CISAC workshops and conferences recorded on audiocassettes and VHS videocassettes. Restricled Files include donor information, salary information,...

Stanford University, Chicana/o Studies, Feminicide Conference Records

The materials document the conference and include flyers, biographies of panelists, video tapes of events (with DVD copies), and digital photographs....

Stanford University, Class of 1970, Panel Discussion of the Vietnam Years

Audiorecording of panel discussion of Stanford alumni concerning their experiences during the Vietnam years.

Stanford University, Class of 1979, Records

Collection pertains to student life at Stanford and includes programs, booklets, publications, clippings, flyers, newsletters, photographs, and other items. Of note are items pertaining to the Mexican American community and Casa Zapata.

Stanford University Class Time Capsule Collection

Digital images of the 2006 Senior Class presidents assembling the class time capsule and a list of its contents.

Stanford University Commencement Collection

Addresses, programs, audio-visual recordings, and other materials documenting Stanford University commencement ceremonies

Stanford University, Committee of Fifty, Minutes

Includes minutes from meetings of February through May, 1919. Three ideas were proposed: a fountain, a memorial hall, and a memorial fund; a memorial hall was the final choice.

Stanford University, Department of Athletics, Football Collection

This collection contains football programs, tickets, publications, news clippings, and other ephemera and miscellany which document the history of the Stanford Football program....

Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Laboratory Technical Reports

Collection contains 384 PDF laboratory technical report files created by various members of the Stanford University Department of Computer Science. The files were created from 1968-2000....

Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Stanford Computer Forum Distinguished Lecture Series, Videorecordings

Lectures by computer professionals and professors from Stanford and other universities presented to the Computer Systems Laboratory Seminar, the Department of Computer Science Colloquium, and other special events.

Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Technical Notes

Collection includes 93 PDF technical notes files created by various members of the Stanford University Department of Computer Science. The files were created from 1993-2000....

Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Technical Reports

Collection contains 972 PDF technical reports by various authors from within the Stanford Computer Science Department. The reports are dated from 1960-1999....

Stanford University, Department of Drama, Production Photographs

This collection consists of photographs taken by anonymous amateur photographers and some local professional photographers of drama department theatrical productions, as well as some student productions such as the Gaieties. The majority date from 1920 to 1960.

Stanford University, Department of History, Faculty Photographs

Photographs and a few printed illustrations of forty-seven members of the Stanford history faculty, several group portraits, and one group of graduate students (1929). Individuals include Ephraim Douglass Adams, Thomas A. Bailey, Harold Henry Fisher, Yamato Ichihashi, David Harris, Percy...

Stanford University, Department of History, Honors Theses

Honors theses by undergraduates in the Stanford University Department of History.

Stanford University, Department of Music, Records

Records primarily pertain to radio programs produced by the Music Department and broadcast by commercial radio stations, 1960-63, and include drafts of scripts, complete programs and interviews with some evaluations made of the tapes.

Stanford University, Department of Philosophy, Immanuel Kant Lectures

The materials consist of lecture typescripts, notes, audiocassettes, and video recordings.

Stanford University Endowment Records

Consists of original documents (in part, generated by Rodney Adams, Director of Finance 1976-1985), copies of documents (in part, from Stanford University Archives collections), and Augsburger's notes and completed research, including spreadsheets on endowment figures for 1903-2002. Other topics of...

Stanford University, Faculty Committee on Women's Athletics, Minutes

Collection includes minutes from 1919-21 and one meeting in 1929. Issues before the committee included intercollegiate versus intramural competitions, training rules, response to invitations for competitive games, and rejection of varsity teams. Committee members included Helen Masters Bunting, Clara S....

Stanford University Football Motion Picture Collection

The motion picture films, primarily 16mm reels, date from 1937-1982 with most of them falling between 1963-1982; they include games, highlights, and clips of Darrin Nelson and John Elway. Videorecordings and DVDs date from 1941 to 1993 and include games...

Stanford University Founders' Day Collection

Speakers at the 2006 event, held in Memorial Church, were Reverend Scotty McLennan, President John Hennessy, and two student speakers, Clayton Brown and Dana Craig; music was provided by Talisman A Cappella.

Stanford University Founding Grant Photographs

This collection consists of black and white negatives and contact sheets of the original grant, done in calligraphy with some embellishments, along with mounted prints of eight pages from the grant; and color negatives and prints of selected pages from...

Stanford University, Graduate School of Business, Oral History Collection

Interviews on the history of Stanford's business school conducted with professors Arjay Miller, Harold J. Leavitt, James T. S. Porterfield, Gerald M. Meier, Ezra Solomon, Robert K. Jaedicke, Charles T. Horngren, James E. Howell, Charles P.Bonini, and Thomas W. Harrell....

Stanford University, Haas Center for Public Service, Records

These records pertain to the administrative affairs of the Center as well as the various programs sponsored by the Center, including the You Can Made a Difference Conference (YCMAD), the Student Volunteer Network, the Stanford International Development Organization, the Stanford...

Stanford University, Information Technology Services, Audiovisual Materials

Audio and video recordings of committee proceedings, panel discussions, and research.

Stanford University, Institute for Diversity in the Arts, Records

The materials consist of audiovisual recordings of IDA, CBPA and other related events....

Stanford University, J. Henry Meyer Memorial Library, Records

Records include architectural design documents, 1957-66 and 1988; Meyer Council Minutes, 1968-86; administrative files on the catalog as well as bound copies of the catalog; records from library instruction activities, 1966-83, including papers from a course on the undergraduate library...

Stanford University, LGBT Community Resources Center, Records

Collection consists of the records of the LGBT Community Resources Center and its predecessors the Gay People's Union (GPU), and the Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford (GLAS). Included are correspondence, memoranda, office files, reference files on service organizations in...

Stanford University, Littlefield Management Center, Construction Photographs

Color photographs of the construction of the Littlefield Management Center, part of the Graduate School of Business at Stanford, taken by a staff member of the GSB Jackson Library.

Stanford University Map Collection

The maps in this collection pertain to the University campus, to other lands owned by Jane and Leland Stanford or the University, and to adjacent communities....

Stanford University, Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Records

Collection consists of records regarding the administrative affairs of the Institute and its programs such as conferences, classes, lectures (especially the Jing Lyman Lecture Series), and publications. Correspondence files of the Directors of the Institute include those of Iris F....

Stanford University, Museum of Art, Feasibility Study of Post Earthquake Renovations and Additions

This study, designed to address the renovation of the museum and repair of structural damages caused by the Loma Prieta earthquake of October 1989, includes architectural drawings, sketches, and photographic illustrations....

Stanford University, Office for Religious Life, Records

The materials consist of administrative files, event programs and audiorecordings, publications, course materials, and videorecordings documenting activities of the Office for Religious Life.

Stanford University, Office of Development, Records

Records of the Development Office pertain to fundraising efforts, particularly the PACE campaign of the 1960s (Plan for a Challenging Era), The Campaign for Stanford, 1970s, and the Centennial Campaign. Included are correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, proposals, notes, statistics, and...

Stanford University, Office of Judicial Affairs, Ujamaa House Incident Records

Defaced posters, notes, notices, and a letter that were presented as evidence at the judicial hearing in response to a racial incident at Ujamaa House, the black theme dormitory on campus.

Stanford University, Office of Vice President and General Counsel, Records

These records are office files maintained by Siena's office during his term as Legal Advisor to the President. Primary concerns were faculty and student affairs, campus security and demonstrations, personnel, university and government relations. The files include correspondence, memoranda, notes...

Stanford University, Paul G. Allen Center for Integrated Systems, Dedication Photographs

People identified in these images include Paul G. Allen, University President Gerhard Casper, James Gibbons, and Greg Kovacs; there are also images of the musical group at the event, identified as D’Cuckoo, which included Allen on electric guitar.

Stanford University Photographs

Images of the Stanford University campus, including the Quad, the Arcades, the Museum, interior of the library and the assembly hall, and a campus road. Also includes an image of the Palo Alto tree (el Palo Alto).

Stanford University Photographs

Images include the student union, Memorial Church, the inner Quad, the Library, the Stadium, Hoover House, the Stanford Mausoleum, and Hoover Tower.

Stanford University Photographs and Memorabilia

These images were probably taken or collected by a female student at Stanford University; subjects include the Arcades and students on the Quad, The Camp [student housing], Coutts’ Tower and Lake (dry), Governor’s Lane, view of campus residential area, David...

Stanford University, Planning Office, Photographs

Photographs produced by the Planning Office or by related offices prior to the inception of the Planning Office (such as Buildings and Grounds), as well as photographs from other sources that were acquired by the Planning Office.

Stanford University, Post Office, photographs

Photographs and negatives of the old Stanford Post Office and the dedication of the new Post Office on February 11, 1960.

Stanford University Postcard Collection

Collection depicts Stanford University buildings, grounds, and people; subjects include athletics and athletic facilities, student amusements, the cactus garden, old chemistry building, dormitories, fraternity and sorority houses, views of the Quad and Inner Quad, Lake Lagunita, libraries, Stanford mausoleum, Memorial...

Stanford University Poster Collection

Poster collection documenting academic and student life at Stanford University, including athletics, drama, lectures, films, musical events, organizations, dances, parties and other social events, and political activities. Of note are 23 original posters by Karen Meier Reeds for events on...

Stanford University, President's Office, Correspondence Concerning Student Fees fees

Correspondence between David Starr Jordan and Trustees relating to various proposals to raise student fees, 1911-1913.

Stanford University, President's Office, Medical School Correspondence

These records pertain to the merger of Cooper Medical College and Stanford University. They consist largely of correspondence, with a few reports and financial documents. Most of the letters are addressed to David Starr Jordan, although some of the correspondence...

Stanford University Print Collection

This collection contains lithographs, drawings, watercolor paintings, art prints, diplomas, certificates, printed illustrations, cartoons, advertisements, bird's eye maps, and other printed formats. The main focus is Stanford University and its founders; subjects include the career of Leland Stanford, his racing...

Stanford University, Program in Human Biology, Lectures [videorecording]

Lectures from classes in the human biology program at Stanford University, 1987-1989, and one tape on "The Human Biology Program at Stanford," 2001. Lecturers include Donald Kennedy, Herant Katchadourian, H. Craig Heller, Jeffrey Wine, Sanford Dornbusch, Sandra Archibald, James Lawry,...

Stanford University Rugby Team Photographs

Collection includes photographs of the men's teams, 1921-2004; photographs of the 1920 and 1924 US Olympic teams; one action shot of a women's rugby game, undated; and a printed scan of a poster for the VIIth Olympiade 1920.

Stanford University, School of Earth Sciences, Oral History Interviews

Transcripts and audio tapes of interviews with Stanford faculty and former students.

Stanford University, Stanford Band, Records

Correspondence, memos, photographs, programs, clippings, articles, handbooks, album, films from football shows, and cassette tape pertaining to performances, personnel, and history of the Stanford Band.

Stanford University Stereograph Collection

Stanford subjects, circa 1900-1905, include athletics, the stadium, Quad views, two groups of male students, and earthquake damage (1905) to the gymnasium, church, and library. There is a series of Lawrence & Houseworth stereographs of hydraulic mining in California, ca....

Stanford University Student Demonstration Audio Collection

Audio recordings of Stanford student demonstrations, sit-ins, and Academic Senate and Council meetings.

Stanford University Student Life Photographs

Photographs of students and professors on campus, the faculty-senior baseball game, and scenes at Hopkins Marine Station in Pacific Grove.

Stanford University Sustainable Development Study

Includes the final report (December 2008), the Executive Summary, a Stanford News Service press release (Nov. 19, 2008) concerning its presentation to the Santa Clara County Planning Commission, and a PDF file of the final report.

Stanford University, University Committee on Minority Issues, Records

Records include correspondence, reports, surveys, questionnaires, interviews, tables, articles, brochures, clippings, audio tapes, and other items pertaining to minority students, faculty, and staff at Stanford University, compiled from University documents, reports, and data files and from interviews and surveys with...

Stanford University, Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, Records

Materials documenting the 30th anniversary of the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center.

Stanford University Women's Club Records

The records include minutes, by-laws, financial records, annual reports, photographs, correspondence files, clippings, information booklets, and several publications sponsored by the Club.

Stanford University, Women's Physical Education Department, Records

Records of the department include staff meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, materials relating to medical research projects of the faculty, and records of the operation of the Women's Student Health Service. Also includes course materials, correspondence, reports, memoranda, photographs, and miscellaneous...

Stanford Video Master Recordings

Collection contains master recordings in a variety of formats, primarily of films related to Stanford events and people, with a few film-to-tape transfers of earlier sources.

Stanford Views Photographs

Commercially produced photographs of views of Stanford University, including the Quad, the inner Quad, the arcades, Memorial Church, the Angel of Grief, the Museum, and the Boat House.

Stanford War Records

These records pertain to Stanford University faculty and student participation in World Wars I and II. Included are papers regarding the establishment of ambulance units; personal narratives of servicemen and correspondence with those in the service; drafts of a Stanford...

Stanford Women's Club of San Francisco, "When the World Changed: Impact of World War II on Women at Stanford"

The Stanford Women's Club of San Francisco sponsored a panel discussion on April 26, 2009 with alumnae who attended Stanford during the war years: Leslie Langnecker Luttgens, Janet McClanahan Morris, Merlon Albrecht Williamson, Beth MacVicar Ashley, and Marie Wagner Krenz.

Stanford Women's Club Records

The records include minutes, bylaws, financial records, correspondence, articles on Clubhouse history, and miscellaneous programs and clippings.

Stansky (Peter) Papers

The papers consist of three different sections, each representing a distinct academic activity: Stansky's committee involvement, publishing activities, and his library correspondence. The committee records include minutes and correspondence with various members of the Academic Senate, the Drama Department, the...

Statuary for Stanford University Papers

Includes letter and list of statues from Frilli to Charles Lathrop, 1902; list of crate contents as received, 1902; and three letters pertaining to shipments from Frilli's firm received in 1901.

Strout Family Photographs Documenting Stanford University

Photographs include images of the damage at Stanford from the 1906 earthquake; buildings include Memorial Church, museum, new gymnasium and library, chemistry, Encina, the entrance gates, and Memorial Arch. Images taken in 1921-23 include the inner quad and the new...

 
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Tanner Lectures on Human Values at Stanford

The materials consist of sound recordings, transcripts, and videorecordings of Tanner lectures delivered at Stanford.

"The Big Game: A Century of Tradition" [videorecording]

History and highlights of the annual football game between Stanford University and UC Berkeley; persons interviewed include Frankie Albert, Kevin Moen, Richard Rodgers, Joe Kapp, John Hopkins, Tom Holmoe, and Tyrone Willingham.

"The Development of the Stanford Museum, 1964-1988" Report

Report covering the history, physical plant, administration, collections, exhibitions, publications, and educational role of the museum; includes a listing of all exhibits in the museum and art gallery from 1963 to 1988.

"The University in Society: Do the Ties Bind?" [videorecording]

Footage was shot in 1969 and concerns student demonstrations on campus, especially against the military research undertaken at Stanford, and administrative responses to student activism; also included is a campus meeting concerning the Study of Education at Stanford. Individuals featured...

Tilghman (B. Noah) Color Transparencies and Other Materials Documenting Antarctica

The materials consist of approximately 1000 color transparencies taken by B. Noah Tilghman documenting various United States and New Zealand resaerch bases in Antarctica, including the construction of Siple Station, as well as general living conditions, individuals, and landscapes.

Treat (Archibald J.) Photograph collection

Photographs documenting construction of Leland Stanford Junior University, used as progress reports and sent to university founder Senator Leland Stanford for his approval. Views include the Stanford quadrangle, museum, mausoleum and Encina Hall, and some group shots of the construction...

Tresidder (Donald B.) Photograph Albums

Photographs from Tresidder's first trip west, 1913; World War I planes and Tresidder as a pilot, 1918; and many photographs of Yosemite National Park, c. 1915-1926. Also included are a pamphlet from the cornerstone laying of the Ahwahnee Hotel, 1926;...

Tresidder (Donald Bertrand) Christmas Cards

Three Christmas cards of Don and Mary Tresidder, 1931-32 and 1935, featuring images of Yosemite in winter, one of which is identified as an Ansel Adams image....

Tresidder (Mary Curry) Diary

Diary was kept from January 21 to April 23, 1936, during the trip that Mary Curry and Donald B. Tresidder made to the 1936 Winter Olympic Games in Garmish-Partenkirchen, Germany. The diary continues with their travels to Vienna, Paris, London,...

Tresidder Memorial Union

Interviews with staff, students, and administrators about the programs and opportunities at Tresidder Memorial Union, the student union at Stanford University; produced and directed by Amy Bird.

 
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Varian, Inc. Records

Records include files on company history and anniversaries; press releases; photographs; annual reports and newsletters; manuals and other publications on products; and audio and video tapes....

Vincenti (Walter G.) Papers

Collection contains Vincenti’s lectures from a class on the history of the industrial revolution taught at Stanford’s overseas campus in Cliveden, undated; class materials and lectures from VTS 121 Technology in Society: Historical Perspective, 1981; lectures by Claude B. Fohlen...

Vucinich (Wayne S.) Papers

The Wayne S. Vucinich papers include writings, research files, reports, photographs, and other documents related to Vucinich's work.

 
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Waters' Nickel Series Photographs of Stanford University

Collection consists of a published set of 15 small photographs of Stanford University with their original paper case. Images include various views of the inner quad, entrance gates on Palm Drive, the Mausoleum, Encina Hall, the Museum, front view of...

Weiland (Richard William) Papers

Collection includes personal correspondence, 1969-2002; materials pertaining to Microsoft, both his career there and the company, 1976-99; his research materials and notebooks on computers, the software industry, investments, and other interests, 1988-2006; papers, yearbooks, notebooks, and other items from his...

Wilbur (Ray Lyman) Photographs

Photographs of Ray Lyman Wilbur as a child, from his student days at Stanford University and Cooper Medical College, as President of Stanford, and as Secretary of the Interior. Student photos include images of his room in Encina Hall, Hopkins...

"Winds of Freedom" [Videorecording]

This documentary covers the history of the Hoover Institution, its relationship with Stanford University, as well as past and current debates concerning the Institution's role on campus. Produced by documentary filmmaker Ian Slattery.

Winograd (Terry Allen) Papers

Terry Allen Winograd papers include 33 boxes of print and audiovisual files dating back to the 1960s from Winograd’s own education and his career as a professor at Stanford University. The collection includes professional files, publications, research files, teaching files,...

Winters (Yvor) Papers

Includes letters, memoranda and newsclippings retained in the English Department's faculty file on Winters. Contents pertain to his relations with colleagues in the department, his work and research plans.

Women's Athletics at Stanford Collection

These papers were largely collected by Marjorie Shuer and include video tapes, audio tapes, and research notes from an oral history project; and miscellaneous correspondence, questionnaires, clippings, and memorabilia. The video tapes are interviews with Joseph H. Ruetz, Athletic Director...

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Oral History Project Transcripts

Collection includes transcripts/synopses of interviews with Helen Hildreth, Doris Jones, Elsie Renne, and Margaret Stein.

 
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Zeta Psi Fraternity, Mu Chapter, Records

Journal kept by members of the Mu Chapter of Zeta Psi at Stanford, 1893-1911, which includes information on members activities, and the history of the chapter. Also included is a mimeographed list of members and a letter from a New...

Zimbardo (Philip G.) Papers

The materials consist of research and teaching files, professional files and correspondence, audiovisual materials, professional papers and articles, and materials documenting the Stanford Prison Experiment.