Photographs, negatives, and photographic slides created and collected by campus staff, faculty, and students between 1900-2017.
Images include campus buildings and landscape, student activities, special events, classrooms and coursework, faculty and
staff events, and aerial views of campus and the surrounding area.
Photographs were created and collected by the staff, faculty, students, and alumni of Cal Poly. Many were created by a former
centralized communications and technology department (ITS), by the former Public Affairs Department, the former Public Affairs
Office, and by the former Audiovisual Department. The collection also includes candid photographs captured by students as
part of student club events, campus activities, and formal campus events; created by campus faculty and staff during course-related
activities or campus events; and, photographs taken by the student staff of the Mustang Daily newspaper.
100 Linear Feet
(14 boxes, 38 file cabinet drawers, and minimally processed negative boxes)
Digital copies are provided to researchers for the purpose of study, research, and personal use only, unless otherwise specified
in writing. Materials that are the property of Cal Poly Special Collections and Archives require written permission prior
to publication. No complete collection may be reproduced. For print and online publication, please visit our Reproduction
Services page online at http://lib.calpoly.edu/support/sca-policies/reproduction/. Special Collections and Archives reserves
the right to review all reproduction requests and to withhold permission if scanning would endanger the material, would violate
copyright law, or would violate institutional restrictions.
Collection is open to researchers by appointment. For more information on visiting, access policies, and reproduction requests,
please visit our Reference Services page online at http://lib.calpoly.edu/search-and-find/collections-and-archives/reference-services/.