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Guide to the Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents
  • Arrangement note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC1070
    Title: Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures
    Dates: 1982-1983
    Physical Description: 0.75 Linear feet
    Summary: Audio and video recordings of lectures.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources
    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

    The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    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 Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures (SC1070). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical note

    The Harry Camp Memorial Fund was established in 1956 by friends and associates of Harry Camp. A prominent businessman and philanthropist in San Francisco, Camp was described as a "gentle and wise humanitarian." The fund brings outstanding speakers to the University for public lectures and promotes the study of "the concept of the dignity and the worth of the individual." The Camp Lectures are presented every other year.

    Scope and Contents

    Collection includes audio and video recordings of lectures. Included are Anthony Sampson's lecture "Mandela, Reconciliation and Shakespeare," 2002; Elaine Pagel's lectures on the Gospel of Thomas and politics and religion, 2004; and Anthony Grafton's lectures "The First Theorists of History" and "The Life and Death of a Genre," 2006.

    Arrangement note

    The materials are arranged chronologically.

    Access Terms

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    Simon, Herbert Alexander, 1916-
    Lectures.