Copyright to photographs in this collection, in most cases, is retained by Pepperdine University. Images are intended for educational and research use, and may be used for non-commercial purposes with appropriate attribution. Organizations and individuals seeking to use images for publication must assume all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright. Such parties should contact Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives.
Pat Boone sings "A Mighty Fortress is our God" from the head table with the choir in the background. Seated to his left are M. Norvel Young, William Pereira, Frances Scaife, Nancy Reagan, and Governor Ronald Reagan. The event was the "Birth of a College" dinner at which plans for Pepperdine University's Malibu campus were revealed and Governor Reagan gave a speech. The event took place at the Century Plaza Hotel with an overflow audience at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 9, 1970. complete;
Universities & colleges Fund raising Banquets Governors Architects College administrators Philanthropists Celebrities Singers Pepperdine University Pepperdine College Reagan, Nancy, 1923- Reagan, Ronald Pereira, William L., 1909-1985 Young, M. Norvel (Matt Norvel), 1915-1998 Boone, Pat Scaife, Frances