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Stanford University, Vice President for Business Affairs, Records
SC0677  
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Stanford University, Vice President for Business Affairs, records
    creator: Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business Affairs
    creator: Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business and Finance
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0677
    Physical Description: 175.5 Linear Feet 117 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1887-1978
    Date (bulk): bulk
    Language of Material: English
    Abstract: The collection includes minutes, reports, correspondence, leases, proposals, and other records pertaining to financial and business aspects of the administration of Stanford University. Among the subjects covered by the records are property matters, land development, building projects on campus, academic departments and professional schools, faculty and student housing, the hospital and medical center, SLAC, shopping center, industrial park, Jasper Ridge, relations with Palo Alto, roads, and water. Of particular historical interest are the files on Jane and Leland Stanford's carriages, the Japanese Students Association, the isolation hospital, and Vina Ranch (which include maps).

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    The records were received by the Stanford University Archives via administrative transfer in 1997.

    Information about Access

    The materials are partially restricted. Gift records in boxes 5, 15, 72, and 73 are restricted for 75 years.

    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

    [Identification of item], Stanford University, Vice President for Business Affairs, Records (SC0677). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The Business Affairs organization at Stanford provides integrated financial, technological, business and human resource services for the benefit of the university community.

    Description of the Collection

    The collection includes minutes, reports, correspondence, leases, proposals, and other records pertaining to financial and business aspects of the administration of Stanford University. Among the subjects covered by the records are property matters, land development, building projects on campus, academic departments and professional schools, faculty and student housing, the hospital and medical center, SLAC, shopping center, industrial park, Jasper Ridge, relations with Palo Alto, roads, and water. Of particular historical interest are the files on Jane and Leland Stanford's carriages, the Japanese Students Association, the isolation hospital, and Vina Ranch (which include maps).

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Strategic planning -- Business
    Universities and colleges -- Business management
    Vina Ranch (Calif.)
    Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business Affairs
    Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business and Finance
    Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business Affairs
    Stanford University -- General subdivision--Buildings.;
    Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business and Finance
    Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business Affairs
    Japanese Students Association (Stanford, Calif.)
    Vina Ranch (Calif.)