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University Archives Multimedia Collection, 1939-2005 | Special Collections & University Archives

By Billy Hughes

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Collection Overview

Title: University Archives Multimedia Collection, 1939-2005Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: San Diego State University

Extent: 8.92 Linear Feet

Subjects: San Diego State University--History--Sources

Forms of Material: Audio Recordings, Video Recordings

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The SDSU University Archives Multimedia Collection consists of audio and video tapes, vinyl records, 16mm film, and compact discs. Recorded on these various media are oral histories of SDSU faculty and alumni, SDSU activities, historical events, speeches, and music associated with the university. Much of the video documents athletic and school spirit activities such as pep rallies and football game activities and there are other segments documenting campus speakers and ceremonies as well as promotional and news pieces. A highlight of the collection is footage of President Kennedy's 1963 Commencement address. Appendix A contains a detailed description of many VHS tapes in the collection.  Media in the collection date from 1930-2005, with the bulk of the material either on audio cassette, film or video.  Please visit the Raising Our Voices online exhibit to listen to a selection of the audio recordings and to view footage of campus.

Subject/Index Terms

San Diego State University--History--Sources

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Preferred Citation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, University Archives Multimedia Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Other Note: An appendix with detailed information about several of the materials in this collection is available in the Louis A. Kenney Reading Room.

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Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Video Tapes],
[Series 2: Audio],
[Series 3: Film],

Series 1: Video TapesAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: San Diego State University Commencement, 1965Add to your cart.
Item 2: John F. Kennedy at 1963 CommencementAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Activity out front of campus, 1958Add to your cart.
Item 4: "Prepare to Meet the Axis Powers,", 1942Add to your cart.
Item 5: Laying of the Keystone (1930), First Montezuma Mesa Commencement, Football Game (circa 1930s?), assorted color footage (no dates)Add to your cart.

Originally from 7 reels of 16mm film

Item 6: Commencement, Peter Ueberroth - speaker (plus master tape), 1988Add to your cart.
Item 7: Commencement, College of Education, 1996Add to your cart.
Item 8: "Celebrating Their Lives", 1996Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: "A Century of Learning", 1997Add to your cart.
Item 2: "University's 2nd Century and the Installation of Dr. Weber", 1997Add to your cart.
Item 3: Love Library, 1996Add to your cart.
Item 4: "Stones We Build On", 1998Add to your cart.
Item 5: "How to Make a Centennial Sculpture", 1998Add to your cart.
Item 6: 1997 KPBS Year in Review, 1997Add to your cart.
Item 7: Founder's Day, 1977Add to your cart.
Item 8: Class of 1948 Reunion, 1998Add to your cart.
Item 9: Dr. Sanford Berman, News Conference, 1998Add to your cart.
Item 10: Mexus Program, 1994Add to your cart.
Item 11: "Global Village"Add to your cart.
Item 12: Faculty Senate Meeting (Tape #20), August 27, 1992Add to your cart.
Item 13: Radio Reading Service, KPBS (Tape #21)Add to your cart.
Item 14: Aztec Women's Basketball (Tape #22), 1991-1992Add to your cart.
Item 15: "The Stuff that Dreams are Made of," Basketball (W) (Tape 23), 1993-1994Add to your cart.
Item 16: "When Is It Rape?" (Tape #24)Add to your cart.
Item 17: Full Focus, KPBS - Growth of San Diego State University (Tape #25)Add to your cart.
Item 18: Joan Holden, Lecture - "Seriously Funny," (also DVD copy) (#26), 2005Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Video Tapes],
[Series 2: Audio],
[Series 3: Film],

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