Guide to the Stanford University, Art Department, Files Regarding Albers Wall

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0301
Creator: Stanford University. Art Department.
Title: Stanford University, Art Department, files regarding Albers Wall
Dates: 1973-1980
Physical Description: 0.75 linear foot
Summary: Correspondence, architectural plans and other materials regarding the controversial acquisition and placement of Albers Wall (outdoor art) at Stanford University, dedicated August 1, 1980. Correspondents include Prof. Albert Elsen, Assoc. Provost Edward E. Shaw, and architects Craig Ellwood and Robert Mittelstadt.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

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

Stanford University, Art Department, Files Regarding Albers Wall (SC0301). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Associated Materials

Additional architectural drawings for this project are housed within the Stanford University Archives Architectural Drawings Collection.

Description of the Collection

Correspondence, architectural plans and other materials regarding the controversial acquisition and placement of Albers Wall (outdoor art) at Stanford University, dedicated August 1, 1980. Correspondents include Prof. Albert Elsen, Assoc. Provost Edward E. Shaw, and architects Craig Ellwood and Robert Mittelstadt.

Access Terms

Albers, Josef.
Ellwood, Craig.
Elsen, Albert.
Mittelstadt, Robert.
Shaw, Edward E.
Stanford University. Art Department.
Stanford University. Dept. of Art.
Albers Wall.


Collection Contents

 

Files

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence, 1971-72

Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence, 1973

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence, 1974

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence, 1975

Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence, 1976

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence, Jan.-June 1977

Box 1, Folder 7

Law School poll, 1975

Box 1, Folder 8

Communications with donors

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence concerning opposition, 1975-76

Box 1, Folder 10

Miscellaneous materials

Box 1, Folder 11

Clippings

Box 2, Folder 1

Correspondence, 1977

Box 2, Folder 2

Correspondence, 1978

Box 2, Folder 3

Dedication materials and construction documents, 1977-80

Box 2, Folder 4

Correspondence, 1979