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Guide to the Stanford University, Women's Recreation Association, Records SC0141
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  • Custodial History note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content

  • Title: Stanford University, Women's Recreation Association, records
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0141
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 8.0 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1902-1975
    creator: Stanford University. Women's Recreation Association.

    Custodial History note

    Administrative transfer, Dept. of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation, 1975.

    Information about Access

    None.

    Ownership & Copyright

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.

    Cite As

    [Identification of item], Stanford University, Women's Recreation Association, Records (SC0141). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Historical Note

    The Women's Athletic Association (WAA) was organized in 1893, changing its name to the Women's Recreation Association (WRA) in 1955.

    Scope and Content

    Records include administrative files and correspondence (primarily 1950-1970); minutes (1902-1969); activities records, affiliations material and scrapbooks (1920- 1970); and photographs, banners, ribbons and markers. The scrapbooks contain clippings, photographs, programs, brochures, and lists. Of note are the materials on La Fiesta Lagunita of 1924 and 1926 which include scripts and drawings of sets and costume designs.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Orchesis (Stanford University)
    Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Students.;
    Stanford University. Women's Recreation Association. -- General subdivision--History.;
    Sports for women.
    Women athletes.