Guide to Harry Sanders; a Stanford planner Charts the History of Campus planning, and Church's Contribution
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University ArchivesMay 2011
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Creator: Riess, Suzanne B.
Title: Harry Sanders; a Stanford Planner Charts the History of Campus Planning, and Church's Contribution
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Harry L. Sanders was the first full-time director of planning at Stanford University. He joined the Planning Office in 1956, was appointed director in 1960, and retired in 1976; during his tenure, Stanford experienced its greatest period of development since its opening in 1891. Thomas D. Church, a prominent landscape architect in the San Francisco Bay Area, was the landscape consultant for Stanford University and a member of its Architectural Advisory Council.
This interview largely concerns Thomas D. Church's role in Stanford's architecture and planning; other subjects include Frederic Law Olmsted at Stanford, major elements of campus architecture as it was in 1978, use of outside architects, and future development.
Church, Thomas Dolliver
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Sanders, Harry L.
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Buildings.;
Stanford University. Planning Office.
Land use--Planning--California--Santa Clara County.
Universities and colleges--Planning.
Photocopy of one chapter from Volume II of Riess' THOMAS CHURCH, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT; Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library, University of California, 1978.