SULAIR Home

Hours

Ask Us

Location

Stanford Historical Society Oral History Project Now Streaming Online

The University Archives is pleased to announce that more than one hundred interviews from the Stanford Historical Society's Oral History Project (1999- ) are now streaming online: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt9v19s1vm.


Stanford Oral History Project Interviews Now Streaming Online

The University Archives is pleased to announce that more than one hundred interviews from the Stanford Oral History Project conducted between 1978-1995 are now streaming online: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt3c603546.


Morley Baer Photographs Now Available Via Stanford Digital Repository

pc0083_b4_83916_Lawschool_20.jpg The University Archives is pleased to announce that select items from the Morley Baer Photograph Collection are now available via the Stanford Digital Repository: http://purl.stanford.edu/km757dx8336.


Muybridge Photographs Now Available via Stanford Digital Repository

PC0006_b3_f10_San_Francisco_Ship_in_dry_dock_at_Hunter's_Point.jpgThe University Archives is pleased to announce that select items from the Eadweard Muybridge photograph collection is now available online via the Stanford Digital Repository: purl.stanford.edu/ff991hz8300.


ASSU Speakers Bureau Audio-Visual Materials Now Streaming Online

The University Archives and Stanford Media Preservation Lab are pleased to the completion of a project to digitize and stream over 70 audio and video recordings from the Associated Students of Stanford University Speakers Bureau series (1981-1996). Included are talks by notable figures such as Bernard Malamud, Gore Vidal, Alexander Zinoviev, Raymond Carver, Tillie Olson, Hunter S. Thompson, Shirley Chisholm, Alex Haley, Linus Pauling, Adrienne Rich, Alonda King, Betty Friedan, Jello Biafra, Ann Richards, Alice Walker, and Ray Bradbury.


University Archives Gets Social

The Stanford University Archives is pleased to announce its presence on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter (Jane | Archives).


Nowinski Powwow Photographs on Exhibit

Powwow 2006

Last month Daniel Hartwig announced the acquisition of photographer Ira Nowinski’s print and digital images of the 2006 Stanford Powwow. In celebration of the 41st annual Powwow (which begins on Friday, May 11 and runs through the weekend), selected images from the collection are now on display in the Bender Room exhibit cases on the fifth floor of the Green Library Bing Wing.


Special Collections: Add food and stir?

500 wartime_resized.jpg

Special Collections: Add food and stir?

“Hi, I’m working on a paper…..” is one of the more common statements we hear from undergraduates coming into Special Collections. Although undergraduates using our primary sources for research papers might be the most common use, last week, Assistant Professor Tom Mullaney’s History 305A: The History of Information reminded me that there are many other ways our students use these materials.


Treasures from the Stanford University Archives on Display for Founding Grant Society

arch_print_026.jpgThe Archives recently held an exhibit in conjunction with the Founding Grant Society's annual meeting. On display were:

1. Stanford University Founding Grant [Compared Copy in Jane Stanford’s Hand], 1885 Nov 11
2. Jane Stanford's Amendments to the Founding Grant, Drafts
3. Leland Stanford's Opening Day Speech, 1891 Oct 1
4. Opening Day Photos, 1891 Oct 1
5. Inventory and Appraisal of the Estate of Leland Stanford, 1893
6. Photos of Original Farm and Stanford Home


Archives Acquires Ira Nowinski Photos of the Stanford Powwow

_DSC0096.jpgThe Archives is pleased to announce the acquisition of 312 digital images and 36 prints of the 2006 Stanford Powwow taken by noted photographer Ira Nowinski. The entire set of images is currently available for viewing via the iStanford app. A small exhibition of the prints will be on display in the Bender Room of Green Library in conjunction with the 2012 Powwow, held over Mother's Day Weekend.