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Hopkins Seaside Laboratory at Monterey Bay, 1892

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

The 150th Anniversary of the First Transcontinental Railroad | The Chinese and the Iron Road | Driving the Golden Spike | Stanford in the Last 125 Years | Sound Bites from the SHS Oral History Program | Gems from the Oral History Collections: Railroad Stories | Membership Roster | 2017–2018 Financial Summary

On the Front Lines of Belgian Relief | A Stanford Student on the Western Front| Stanford in the Last 125 Years | SHS Annual Meeting | Karen Bartholomew Awards | From the President

The Russian Revolution Comes to Stanford | Searsville Lake: Changing Uses and Public Perceptions | Stanford in the Last 125 Years | Sound Bites from the SHS Oral History Program | Gems from the Oral History Collections: Walking with Alexander Kerensky