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University Archives Audio and Visual Materials


The University Archives Audio and Visual Materials consist of archival photographs, audio recordings, motion pictures and video productions selected from the University Archives Collections. Media is added as permissions are secured, and resources for digitization become available.


Date Range
1940 2009


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Photographs from the Sun Devil Football victory vs. North Carolina in the 1970 Peach Bowl at Atlanta Georgia. Includes photos from the associated parade and other events.

Contributors
Conley, Charles
Created Date
1970-01-01
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Photographs of the ASU Tempe campus depicting debate preparations, media working the event, political figures and student involvement. Photos of the debate inside Gammage Auditorium are not included.

Contributors
Spindler, Robert
Created Date
2004-10-13

Audio recordings of the ROTC chorus, SSG Clarence Smith, Jr. soloist and Gerald D. Bouma, conductor.

Promotional film for the university. Color and sound with narration.

Contributors
Canyon Films, Inc.
Created Date
1966
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Photos primarily depicting advocacy efforts associated with the epic 1958 election initiative that renamed Arizona State College to Arizona State University.

Created Date
1958

Audio recordings of radio broadcasts sponsored by the ASU Alumni Association. James Creasman is the program host. Sallie Davis Hayden talks about the life and career of her father Charles Trumbull Hayden, and her brother Senator Carl T. Hayden. Alumnus Tom Edens Jr. talks about universities and the search for educated talent with Alumni Association President Hascall Henshaw. Both recordings are ca. 1957

Two videos presenting overviews of ASU history. ASU Generations is a twelve minute comprehensive history of ASU with vintage band music, still photography, video clips and no narration. ASU Generations: Homecoming is a fifteen minute history of Homecoming at ASU with script and narration by University Archivist Robert Spindler.

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Arizona State University Homecoming photographs ca. 1920-1989.

A motion picture of the KAET TV television broadcast summarizing the accomplishments of Arizona State University in 1964. The ASU College Bowl team, Sun Devil track, men's basketball (at Sun Devil Gym), diving, baseball, and football are depicted, several with historic film footage. Rhodes scholar Mike Skolnick, classics scholar J. E. Zimmerman and Miss America Vonda Kay VanDyke are also depicted. English professors J. E. Zimmerman and Nicholas Salerno, and football backfield coach Paul Kemp, are interviewed. Bob Ellis is the host. * College Bowl Team (2:35) * Men's Basketball (5:38) * Track (7:13) * Diving (8:30) * Gammage Auditorium ...

Video clips and spanish language news story of Chavez speaking at ASU regarding pesticides and farm workers. Event sponsored by the student organization MECHA (Movimiento Estudiantiel Chicanos de Aztlan). ASU Media Relations videotape.

Contributors
Chavez, Cesar, Nowakowski, Michael, Bernasconi, Soccoro, et al.
Created Date
1989