Fiftieth (50th) Anniversary of Cal Poly Pomona SC2013.01

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA, 91768
(909) 869-3109
nmzagami@csupomona.edu


Title: Fiftieth (50th) Anniversary of the Cal Poly Pomona Campus
Identifier/Call Number: SC2013.01
Contributing Institution: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 6.0 boxes
Date (inclusive): 1929-1990
Abstract: In 1988, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona celebrated its 50 year anniversary.
Location: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, University Library, Special Collections

Scope and Contents

Materials arrived in six boxes with handwritten labels:
Box 1 "50th Anniversary Files" Box 2 "50th Anniversary Promo Materials" Box 3 "50th Anniversary Paper Stock" Box 4 "50th Materials Time Capsule" Box 5 "50th Anniversary for Time Capsule Box 6 "50th Soft goods"
Materials divided into three main categories:
Memorabilia of the 50th Anniversary Celebration Time Capsule Committee/Preparation Paperwork

Arrangement

Materials arrived in six boxes with handwritten labels.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Mr. Cal Poly Pomona -- History
Simons, Ron -- History
50th Anniversary
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

 

Box 1 (Committee/Preparation Paperwork) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) Memorandum's re: budget for 50th Anniversary 1989-90. b) Four black 3-ring notebooks: "50th Anniversary Subcommittee Meetings" and divided into four sections; Finance, Historical, Marketing, and Programming. "50th Anniversary Committee" and divided into four sections: Committee Members, Calendars, Meetings, Dates 4/23/86 - 9/22/88, Executive Committee, Cal Poly History, Hugh La Bounty, and Don Pflueger. "50th Anniversary Finances"; and divided into sections marked: Finance, Historical, Marketing, and Programming. Also includes a copy of the Program Planning Calendar. "50th Anniversary Meetings December 6, 1984 thru September 22. 1988"- with one section marked "Rosters"; and 13 sections divided by date from 12/6/84 -9/22/88. Also included in the notebook pocket are copies of the "50th Anniversary Program Event Application, "50th Anniversary Program Event Application Guidelines", "General Guidelines for Use of the Cal Poly Pomona 50th Logo", "50th Anniversary Program Planning Checklist" (2 copies), and a pamphlet titled "Lest We Forget" - a Sampling of Comments from Retired Faculty and Staff."
 

Box 2 (Committee/Preparation Paperwork) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) 26 manila file folders on the 50th Anniversary Celebration: 1. 50th Anniversary - copies of memorandums 1988/89 regarding miscellaneous cost and contacts for the 50th Anniversary Celebration. Also includes memos dealing with the Pflueger's history of Cal Poly Pomona manuscript. 2. Cal Poly's 50th Anniversary - includes carbon copies of memos dealing with the planning of the 50th Anniversary Celebration dating back to 1984. 3. 50th Anniversary Advertising/News 4. 50th Anniversary Finances 5. 50th Anniversary Program Approvals 6. All-University Video 7. 50th Anniversary Logo and Stationary 8. Alpha Epsilon Pi - World's largest sundae 4/7/89. 9. 50th Anniversary Embossed Labels 10. 50th Anniversary Symposia 11. 50th Anniversary Calendar 12. 50th Anniversary Promotional Items 13. 50th Anniversary Gala 10/29/88 14. Campus Tours 15. 50th Anniversary Lottery Funding 16. 50th Photographs 17. 50th Arabian Horse Show - April 12 18. 50th Anniversary Opening Day Ceremonies 9/22/88 19. Post 50th Anniversary Celebration 20. History Subcommittee 50th Anniversary Committee 21. 50th Anniversary Proposed Ideas from Departments 22. 50th Anniversary Event Applications 23. Oak Tree Dedication 24. 50th Anniversary Logo Approval 25. 50th Anniversary Camera Ready Logos 26. Unlabeled folder - miscellaneous papers and correspondence regarding the 50th Anniversary Celebration.
 

Box 3 (Time Capsule related items) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) Two photocopies of a letter dated October 22, 1929, addressed "To Whom It May Concern from E.H. Rathbun - representing W. K. Kellogg". Letter's contents refer to the placing of strong box in a hollow of a 400-year-old sycamore tree as a time capsule. b) One copy of the program for the 50th Anniversary Gala held October 29, 1988. c) One silver colored metal money clip with 50th Anniversary logo printed in green in a small box along with two empty boxes for Barlow brand cigarette lighters. d) Plastic gag toy in box "Mr. More Buns." e) Large manila envelope containing: photo copies of the Bulletin Dec 8, 1988 pp. 2-5, statistics sheet of "Enrollment by Ethnic Groups and Major Fall' 88, copy of "Employee Notification Letter - Presence of Asbestos in CSU Building", Music Department's Calendar of Events and Music Hour Programs Winter 1989, Fall 1989, and Spring 1989, Department of Theater and Dance Calendar 1988-89, memorabilia from Dr. La Bounty's office dated 5/23/88 re: name change for the Teacher Prep Center, copy of handout of major and degree programs, Scantron test sheet, one white '89 Graduation tassel, and one small envelope containing a 4 1/4 " x 8 1/2" beige and taupe colored tile. f) Manila envelope with program for the inaugural exhibition at the University Union Art Gallery "Hollywood Collects" October 10-November 11, 1988. g) One copy each of Opus Fall 1988 and Fall 1989. h) Two 8" x 10" aerial photos of Cal Poly, Pomona 1988-89. i) One Spring/Summer 1989 J.C. Penny Catalogue. j) One student project (?)."The Greenhouse Effect", by H. Babikian for Dr. Crane Miller's Geography 351 class. k) One 8" xlO" photo of students with the solar powered car 1988-1989.
 

Box 4 (Memorabilia) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) Plastic bag containing 132 small pins with Cal Poly Pomona enameled in gold and black, b) Plastic bag containing four partial rolls of 1 3/8" x 2 1/4" stickers embossed with "Cal Poly Pomona 50th Anniversary 1938-1988" in green and gold. c) Six 4" x 4 1/2" x 2" paper memo cubes with 50th Anniversary logo imprinted on all four sides in green and black. d) Three commemorative appointment calendars in black leather portfolios, and four commemorative appointment calendars without leather portfolios. e) Five (Garland brand) pens with "Cal Poly Pomona 1938-88" embossed in green and gold. f) One (opened) package of buff colored note-sized sheets of stationary with 50th Anniversary logo. g) One plastic bag with 42 green satin 2" x 7" ribbons printed with 50th Anniversary logo and "Celebration of Excellence Commitment to the Future - Committee" printed in gold. h) Seven green leather bookmarks 1 l/2"x 9" with 50th Anniversary logo imprinted in gold, 11 green leather bookmarks 1 1/2" x 9" with Cal Poly Pomona and the school logo imprinted in gold. i) 33 notebook paper-sized folders with the 50th Anniversary logo printed in black and white. j) 79 letter sized envelopes with 50th Anniversary logo and "50th Anniversary Committee" printed in black below Cal Poly Pomona's return address. k) 121 pieces of 8 1/2" x 11" stationary with the 50th Anniversary logo and "50th Anniversary Committee" printed in black below Cal Poly Pomona's return address. 1) One 2" x 1 3/4" metal die of 50th Anniversary Logo, and one 2" x 1 3/4" metal die of the numeral "50". m) One 50th Anniversary edition of the Fall 1988 calendar. n) One grey plastic carrying bag (from the Bronco bookstore?) with the 50th Anniversary logo printed in green. o) Two copies of the biographical booklet on W.K. Kellogg "I'll invest my money in people". p) Manila envelope containing written information sheets apparently from a photo exhibit. Front of the envelope has a handwritten note "Place on rear of photos at Fair". q) Five 2" x 3" yellow post-it notes with the 50th Anniversary Logo imprinted in black. r) Two red, white and blue pencils with "Party Animal" imprinted in red with a political party donkey and elephant head figurine on the eraser end. s) One sheet on 8 1/2" by 11" stationary with "Hugh O. La Bounty" printed below the 50th Anniversary Logo. t) Two copies of 8 1/2" x 11 "of campus stationary with Cal Poly Pomona's old "tree" logo. u) One sheet of printed examples of the"tree" logo in various point sizes. v) Letter sized envelope with a U.S. Post Office postmark of Sept 16, 1988 and the 50th Anniversary logo in red ink.
 

Box 5 (Memorabilia of the 50th Anniversary Celebration) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) 14 copies of invitations with envelopes to the 50th Anniversary Gala 10/29/88. b) 18 copies of programs for the 50th Anniversary Gala. c) 11 copies of the RSVP card from the 50th Anniversary Gala invitation. d) 9 copies of the campus map and directions from the 50th Anniversary Gala invitations. e) One copy of an invitation to the Post-50th Anniversary Celebration August 22 1989 at the Manor House. f). 14 copies of card regarding wine cruets from 50th Anniversary Gala invitation. g) 21 letters of invitation to first day of classes 9/22/88, from the 50th Anniversary Committee. h) 65 copies of the Progress Bulletin's special supplement of Cal Poly Pomona's 50th Anniversary Celebration. i) One box of approximately 300, 5 3/4" x 4 3/8" envelopes with Public Affairs' printed return address also including the 50th Anniversary logo in green and grey. j) One copy each of the Poly Post newspapers from v.44 n.9 Jan 19, 1989 - v. 45 n. 10 Nov. 30, 1989. k) One holiday greeting card from President H. La Bounty, which includes a color overhead view photo with several students seated by a white "50" marked on the grass near the old horse stables. 1) 29 copies of the "President's Report of Progress Cal Poly Pomona, 1988-89."
 

Box 6 (Memorabilia of the 50th Anniversary Celebration) SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box a) Three white t-shirts with the 50th Anniversary logo in green and black. b) Two white Polo shirts with the 50th Anniversary logo in green. c) One light blue intramural sports T-shirt with the 50th Anniversary logo printed in yellow and vermilion. d) One 46 1/2" x 59. 1/2" vinyl flag with 50th Anniversary logo in green, black and yellow. e) One 58 1/2" x 82" black and white nylon banner of the numeral 50. f) Three 36" x 60" green and black nylon banners with the 50th Anniversary logo. g) One 36" x 60" blue and black nylon banner with the 50th Anniversary logo, h) One 36" x 60" gold and black nylon banner with the 50th Anniversary logo. i) Two green and gold nylon banners approximately 8' x 10' with "Cal Poly Pomona 50th Anniversary 1938-1988" printed in gold and black.
 

On Shelf-Adjacent to Box 6 SC2013.01

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: Two 70" x 19 7/8" posters with the 50th Anniversary Logo and "Cal Poly Pomona 1938-1988 Celebration of Excellence - Commitment to the Future" printed in green lettering.