Guide to the Stanford University, Vice President for Business Affairs, Records

compiled by Stanford University Archives staff
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
April 2011
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0677
Creator: Stanford University. Office of the Vice President for Business and Finance
Creator: Stanford University. Office of Vice President for Business Affairs.
Title: Stanford University, Vice President for Business Affairs, records
Dates: 1887-1978
Bulk Dates: 1913-1978
Physical Description: 175.5 Linear feet 117 boxes
Summary: 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).
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

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).

Access Terms

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