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Sandstone & Tile

Sandstone & Tile contains articles about Stanford history as well as news about Stanford Historical Society activities and the University Archives. A handsomely printed and illustrated copy of each issue is mailed to all members of the Society as a membership benefit. Digital copies of past issues are available on this website.

Recent Issues

  • John Steinbeck at Stanford | Gavin Jones
  • Theodore J. Hoover and the Founding of the Mining and Metallurgy Department | William D. Nix
  • Stanford in the Last 125 Years | Karen Bartholomew and Roxanne Nilan
  • SHS Announces 2020 Historical Writing and Oral History Winners
  • SHS Awarded County Grant for Community History Conference
  • Building the Transcontinental Railroad | Raymond Paul Giroux
  • Tales of Timothy Hopkins: City Father and University Godfather | Steve Staiger
  • Stanford in the Last 125 Years | Karen Bartholomew and Roxanne Nilan
  • SHS Membership Roster
  • SHS 2018–2019 Financial Summary

 

  • Stanford Women’s Athletics, 1956–1995 | Lena Giger
  • Alexander von Humboldt and the Four Statues on the Quad | Elena S. Danielson
  • Stanford in the Last 125 Years | Karen Bartholomew and Roxanne Nilan
  • Sound Bites from the SHS Oral History Program | Natalie Marine-Street
  • Gems from the Oral History Collections: Luell Guthrie Weed and Women's Athletics at Stanford
  • From the President | Laura Jones
  • SHS Annual Meeting
  • Karen Bartholomew Award
  • Volunteer Acknowledgements