Museum History Interactive Timeline

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Museum reconstruction video

For those interested in learning more about the history of the museum see Building on the Past, Richard Joncas’ documentation of the rebuilding project includes a hsitory, and Museum Builders in the West; The Stanfords as Collectors and Patrons of Art 1870 — 1906, by Carold Osborne, an emeritus Associate Director of the museum. The Center also publishes a biennial Journal containing scholarship on its collections and catalogues related to traveling and changing exhibitions.