The Finding Aid of the Pepperdine University Plaques 0015

Katie Richardson and Jamie Henricks
The processing of this collection and the creation of this finding aid was funded by the generous support of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
March 2013
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA, 90263-4786

Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
Title: Pepperdine University Plaques
Identifier/Call Number: 0015
Physical Description: 3.08 Linear Feet (14 plaques)
Date (inclusive): 1913-1995
Abstract: The collection includes fourteen plaques that were at one time displayed around George Pepperdine College or Pepperdine University.
Physical Location: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
Container: 1
Container: Plaque 1

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Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Pepperdine University Plaques, Collection no. 0015, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Plaques were gathered from University Archives storage.

Scope and Content

The collection includes fourteen plaques that were at one time displayed around George Pepperdine College or Pepperdine University.

Processing Information note

The collection was arranged and described by Katie Richardson and Jamie Henricks in March, 2013.

Related Archival Materials

Materials about individuals or groups named on certain plaques may be found in their respective collections, or in the Pepperdine University Archives Individual Files 0025 or Pepperdine University Archives Individual Photograph Files 0048. Photographs, negatives, and slides related to these individuals or groups can also be found in the Pepperdine University Archives Photographs, Negatives, and Slides 0031, or online via the Pepperdine Digital Collections, in the University Archives Photograph Collection (

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Christian education
Universities and colleges -- California -- History
Pepperdine University


Series 1:  Plaques


Dolores Our Special Keepsake From The Los Angeles Campus Installed September 25, 1982


Harter Reading Room in memoriam Dr. Aubrey Baer Harter 1914-1977 Made Possible Through The Generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Harter November 8, 1978


In grateful appreciation to Hubert Derrick For outstanding dedication as coach, teacher and mentor To the students of George Pepperdine College And for establishing a legacy of athletic excellence for which Pepperdine University has become known. On the occasion of the dedication of The Derrick Court May 16, 1995


In Grateful Appreciation to Our Board of Regents For Their Contributions Throughout the Years This Plaque is Presented With Respect By the Student Government Association This 11th Day of March 1980


In Memory of Claude Carlisle Of Newbury Park, California, Whose excellent collection of musical recordings were given to Payson Library by his sisters Mrs. James Allbright, Mrs. L.R. Rehms And Mrs. Mildred Carlisle Weaver June 2, 1980 Pepperdine University


In Memory of Edward Radcliff Rotary and Rotaract Clubs of Malibu September 1976


In Memory of Thomas and Delta Colvin John and Mary Gibson Founders of Washington Church of Christ 1913


In The Spirit of Christian Love and In Hopes of Stronger United Fellowship in Our Lord Jesus Christ Presented on Behalf of the Student Body of Abilene Christian University to the Student Body of Pepperdine University We Rejoice in Your Zeal for Spiritual Affirmation and Pray For Your Continued Training of Students For Christian Service Throughout The World March 23, 1978


Moran Constructors, Inc. 1972


Pepperdine University Associates Ione H. Douglas In Recognition of Friendship and Sustaining Support 1986 1987 1988 1989


Sts. Peter and Paul at Aquileia Contemplativa - Activa Herbert Stothart – Sculptor


To Mr. D Coach Hubert Derrick In respect and admiration from all Past Pepperdine College tennis teams, And in particular the 1961 squad. Doug Clarke Marv Glusac Dick Williams Roger Taylor Brian Beckman Wayne Stevens 1937-1961"


Faculty Recognition Leo Ashby '64 and '53, Wade Ruby '65, Robert "Duck" Dowell '66, and Hubert Derrick '67


In Appreciation Helen Pepperdine Pepperdine University Alumni Association 1973 to Mrs. D. Moore


Pepperdine University Century Club 1937


Series 2:  Photographs


"A Living Endowment" Plaque circa 1992


Colombano-Hubert Plaque 1987


Donor Plaques 1987 June


Jerry's Tree Plaque 1981


Life Associates Plaque undated