Guide to the Cecil H. Green Library West Earthquake Repair Reports

Daniel Hartwig
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: SC0572
Title: Cecil H. Green Library West earthquake repair reports
Dates: 1990-1991
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Collection consists of two feasibility study reports, 1990 and 1991, by The Architects collaborative Inc., which include architectural drawings and photographic illustrations; and a 1991 report on the site exploration and testing work prepared by Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc.
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

Provenance

Administrative transfer, 1999.

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

Cecil H. Green Library West Earthquake Repair Reports (SC0572). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The west wing of the Cecil H. Green Library comprises the original Stanford University Library designed by architects Bakewell and Brown and completed in 1919. It sustained considerable damage during the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.

Description of the Collection

Collection consists of two feasibility study reports, 1990 and 1991, by The Architects collaborative Inc., which include architectural drawings and photographic illustrations; and a 1991 report on the site exploration and testing work prepared by Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc.

Access Terms

Architects Collaborative, Inc.
Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc.
Stanford University--Buildings.
Stanford University. Libraries.
Earthquakes--California--Loma Prieta Region.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Reports