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SCU History Digital Collections
Business Classroom in Commercial Building, 1890
From College to University - SCU's first 150 years
This digital collection showcases a number of SCU historic photograph collections housed in Archives & Special Collections. Many of these images were incorporated into a book by George F. Giacomini, Jr. and Gerald McKevitt, S.J., "Serving the Intellect, Touching the Heart," published in 2000 by Santa Clara University.
Early SCU histories
This collection, taken from books and pamphlets in the Santa Clara University Archives & Special Collections Department,
features histories of Santa Clara College and University, and the Santa Clara de Asis Mission, from its founding days
until the bicentennial mission celebration of 1977. It also includes tour pamphlets for the Mission.
Manuscript Collections about Santa Clara University
The early history of Santa Clara and its transformation from a Franciscan mission to a modern Jesuit university is documented in manuscripts, publications and digital collections.
Santa Clara University History Publications