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Chapman University -- History.

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

Artist Lecture Series, 1956 - 1976

 Series — Document-box 25
Identifier: RG 15.2
Scope and Contents

This sub-group contains photographs of famous people who spoke or performed as part of the Chapman College Artist Lecture series. It also contains the series brochures, flyers, and ephemera. One folder contains the manuscript notes of Louise Booth about the series for her book, Fulfilling a Dream: The History of Chapman University.

Dates: 1956 - 1976

B. 150th Anniversary, 2011

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG. 15.1
Scope and Contents Carton 3 Two glasses were ordered for the 150th Anniversary and an example of each is in the Archives. Also includes on xl t-shirt from Athletics Dept. for 150th Chapman University anniversary and a 150th anniversary pin. One folder of ephemera from various 150th anniversary events, including a poem by Prof. Anna Leahy, "To Find, To Create, To Remake." One folder, dated May 6, 2011, "150th celebration" CD/images One folder of ephemera from various 150th anniversary committee correspondence,...
Dates: 2011

Blueprint of History exhibit digital images

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2019-09-18_Blueprint_History_exhibit-2019.088.a
Identifier: 2019-088-a

Louise Booth papers

Identifier: 2012-088-s-r

This collection the research materials and notes of Louise Booth, a local Orange County historian.

Dates: 1930 - 2005

Chapman College, 1919 - 1943


1 box of papers relating to Charles C. Chapman's affiliation with California Christian College and Chapman College.

Dates: 1919 - 1943

Chapman College blanket, 1950's

 Sub-Series — Box 14: Series RG. 20.4
Identifier: RG. 20.4
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains Alumni Relations realia. Items include: One cardinal wool blanket with a felt letter "C", with the name "Kamp" embroidered on the back of the jacket. Kamp was Beverly Weatherill's last name, when she was married to William Kamp, also a Chapman alumnus.One Chapman College Letterman Jacket belonging to Benjamin H. Sherman. The jacket dates from 1938.One Alumni Relations Guest Book, with 19 names of parents and alumni. Book is...
Dates: 1950's

Chapman College/University - Orange Campus History and Symbols, 1954- collection

Identifier: UA-024
Scope and Contents

Contains files on the history of the University on the Orange campus beginning in 1954 and including information on campus symbols, flags, the Chapman Hymn and songs, the Heritage Committee Report of 2001, the Chapman mace and the unique heritage in Orange, and the cornerstone relaying. Includes a folder called, Year in Review, that covers highlights from 1997-2002.

Dates: 1954-present

Chapman On The Road alumni events 2005 digital slideshow

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2005_Chapman_on_the_Road-2005.033.a
Identifier: 2005-033-a

Chapman University "50 Years in Orange" event digital video file

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2004-10-15_50_Years_Orange_vid-2004.019.a
Identifier: 2004-019-a

Chapman University "50 Years in Orange" slideshow digital file

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2004-10-15_50_Years_in_Orange-2004.018.a
Identifier: 2004-018-a

Chapman University 150th Anniversary slideshow digital video files

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2011_150th_anniversary_slideshow-2011.208.a
Identifier: 2011-208-a

Chapman University campus buildings photograph collection

 Collection — Oversized folder 1 & 2
Identifier: 2010-014-r

This is a collection of photographs of Chapman University campus buildings from 1954 to circa 2002.

Dates: 1954 - 2005

Chapman University Campus Buildings Collection

 Digital Record

Chapman University Campus Buildings Collection, 1905-2013

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 1905-2002_Chapman_Campus_Buildings_2010.014.a
Identifier: 2010-014-a

Chapman University campus tour video 2006

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2006_Campus_Tour_video-2006.107.a
Identifier: 2006-107-a

Chapman University college gonfalons digital images

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2014-10-10_CU_Gonfalons-2014.166.a
Identifier: 2014-166-a

Chapman University Fact Book 2004-2005 digital file

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2004-2005_Fact_Book-2004.099.a
Identifier: 2004-099-a

Chapman University reel-to-reel audio tape collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-031

This collection consists of reel-to-reel audio tapes of events captured throughout Chapman University's history. Digital surrogates of the audio reels are also included as part of the collection.

Dates: 1952 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1978

Chapman University State of the University 2011 slide presentation digital file

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2011-02_State_of_University_slides-2011.202.a
Identifier: 2011-202-a

Charles Clarke Chapman Papers, 1844-1972

 Series — Box 1

The papers of Charles C. Chapman include files he personally kept and organized and a few items such as his academic robe, some photographs and some citrus fruit labels that his family deposited at a later date. Charles C. Chapman's papers include his files pertaining to his long association with Chapman College, speeches he gave on over 400 occasions, copius notes by topic for his autobiography, pamphlets and news articles of interest to him, and personal and business papers.

Dates: 1844-1972

David Slaughter audiovisual collection of the Chapman Family

 Collection — Carton 1
Identifier: UA-026
Scope and Contents The David Slaughter Chapman Documentary Collection deals with the production of the Charles C. Chapman Documentary (1998). The materials in this collection are VHS tapes, video cassettes, DVCassettes, and master tapes containing interviews with Ernie Chapman and others. Along with the tapes are photo reprints from the Chicago Historical Society that cover the Chicago area from the late 19th century to the early 20th century. This record group also contains three VHS cassettes...
Dates: circa 1998

Dialogue with Jim Doti audio video collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2007-016-r

This collection contains 77 episodes of Dialogue with Jim Doti, produced by Panther Productions, Chapman University.

Dates: 1995 - 2006

Ernest B. and Ruth G. Hosking Family Photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2009-002-s-r
Scope and Contents

The Ernest and Ruth G. Hosking Family Photo collection spans the period of the mid 1800's to about 1920, and contains photographs of Ernest and Ruth at different ages. In addition, there is a Hosking family album compiled by Carrie J. (Hostlander) Hosking.

Dates: 19th/20th century

Ernest B. and Ruth G. Hosking Family Photographs

 Digital Record

Events Cultural, Calendars--Arts, Music, Lectures, 1960-

 Sub-Group — Document-box 24
Identifier: RG 15.2
Scope and Contents

Cultural Events calendars of arts and music events and lectures held at Chapman University from 1960 to the present.

This Record Group also contains programs for the Holiday Wassail

Dates: 1960-

Great Films Guild, 1962-1981

 Sub-Group — Document-box 25
Identifier: RG 15.2
Scope and Contents

Flyers and programs from the Great Films Guild series that ran from 1958 through the 1980's.

Dates: 1962-1981

Hesperian college digital images

 Digital Collection
Identifier: 1861-1951_Hesperian_College_UA021

Jim Miller DVDs

 Collection — Drawer 1
Identifier: 2015-122-r

This collection consists of two DVDs pertaining to Professor Jim Miller.

Dates: 2004