This collection of various materials concerning the effect of
the October 17, 1989, earthquake includes press releases from the Stanford University
News Service, photographs of interior and exterior damage to Stanford buildings, slides
(approx. 180) of damage to and repairs done at the museum, personal accounts from
university staff and students, miscellaneous university newsletters with quake-related
stories, and special editions of assorted newspapers.
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:
This collection is open for research.