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Rally the Resistance Rally, 2017
Stanford Prison Experiment
Stanford University by Edward M. Farmer, 1934
Stanford family
Stanford Arts Institute
The horse in motion
Gaieties, 2008
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Stanford Powwow, 2006
Cornerstone laying, 1887
ReMix 2007
Rose Bowl--1971, Jim Plunkett
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COVID-19 Community Archiving Project

Records of your experience will support current and future students, faculty, and others who will want to understand how the COVID-19 pandemic has uprooted our community and transformed our work and lives.

Stanford Letters Project

Help us transcribe Stanford history! These letters, diaries, and other materials help tell the story of Stanford.

Spotlight at Stanford: University Archives

These online exhibits showcase materials from the Stanford University Archives, including photographs, audiovisual materials, publications, and maps and architectural drawings.

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Stanford Archives News

Avi Udash and Rohan Cherivirala

Guest blogger: Rohan Cherivirala (University Archives student employee)

April 4, 2022
by Hanna Ahn

(University Archives student employees Avi Udash on the left and blog post author Rohan Cherivirala on the right)

Hi! My name is Rohan Cherivirala. I am currently a freshman at Stanford University. As of now, I plan on double majoring in math and computer science. Since my second quarter at Stanford, I have been working in the Stanford University Archives and have enjoyed every single minute of it.

Presley Hubschmitt and family

Bon voyage, Presley!

February 23, 2022
by Josh Schneider

It is with mixed emotions that we will bid farewell to Presley Hubschmitt, who is leaving Stanford Libraries in mid-March to begin a position as Processing Archivist at the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley, her alma mater. She will be splitting her time between the Regatta facility in Richmond and the Berkeley campus. Her passion for her work and her fabulous sense of humor will be greatly missed. We are sad to lose our dear colleague, but happy that she will be working so close to her home.

Recently processed collection materials

New collection additions available for research

December 16, 2021
by Hanna Ahn

Please pardon our radio (blog?) silence for the past several months--it’s been a whirlwind of boxes, folders, files, and finding aid updates here in University Archives! 

The Stanford Archives has been furiously processing our backlogged collection materials with the help of our new student workers for the fall quarter. Since the late summer, we have processed approximately 154.25 linear feet of archival materials. (For scale, 1 record storage carton measures 1.5 linear feet, while 1 manuscript box equals 0.5 linear feet.)

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