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The Finding Aid of the Pepperdine University Speeches Collection 0040
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement
  • Related Archival Materials
  • Processing Information note

  • Title: Pepperdine University Speeches collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 0040
    Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Physical Description: 1.04 linear feet (3 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1937-2005
    Abstract: The collection contains printed transcripts of various speeches and addresses given at Pepperdine University, as well as some draft materials and recordings of speeches. The types of speeches include commencement addresses, presidential inaugural speeches, talks given for Pepperdine's Great Issues series, speeches given to Pepperdine Associates, faculty retreat talks, and works written by students that won speech contests. Materials in the collection range from 1937 to 2005.
    Location note: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    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 Speeches collection, Collection no. 0040, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Materials were collected from the University Archives files.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists mainly of printed transcripts of speeches and addresses given at Pepperdine University. Also included are draft copies and research materials gathered during the writing process, as well as some VHS and DVD recordings of particular speeches. The types of speeches in the collection include commencement addresses, presidential inaugural speeches, talks given for Pepperdine's Great Issues series, speeches given to Pepperdine Associates, faculty retreat talks, and works written by students that won speech contests. Materials in the collection range from 1937 to 2005.

    Arrangement

    Materials in the collection are arranged alphabetically by speaker.

    Related Archival Materials

    Contextual information and additional copies of speeches may be found in other collections related to specific events at Pepperdine, including the Pepperdine University Commencement records, Pepperdine University Inaugurations and Convocations collection, Pepperdine University Faculty records and Pepperdine University Great Issues records. Many speakers also have collections that may contain related materials, including the Rindge and Adamson Family papers, the William S. Banowksy papers, the Andrew Benton papers, the David Davenport papers, the George Pepperdine family papers, the Blanche Ebert and Frank R. Seaver papers, the Howard A. White papers and the M. Norvel and Helen Young papers.

    Processing Information note

    The collection was arranged and described by Jessica Geiser and Jamie Henricks in January, 2013.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Adamson, Merritt, Jr., 1926-1986
    Banowsky, William Slater
    Benton, Andrew K.
    Davenport, David, 1950-
    Denney, Corwin (Corwin D.), 1921-
    Hammer, Armand, 1898-1990
    Pepperdine, George, 1886-1962
    Seaver, Blanche Ebert, b. 1891
    White, Howard A. (Howard Ashley), 1913-
    Wilson, James Q.
    Young, Helen, 1918-
    Young, M. Norvel (Matt Norvel), 1915-
    Christian universities and colleges--United States--History
    Commencement ceremonies
    Speeches, addresses, etc., American--20th century
    Speeches, addresses, etc., American--United States
    Universities and colleges--California--Malibu--History