Guide to the Ruth E. Lewis Scrapbooks

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0463
Creator: Lewis, Ruth E.
Title: Ruth E. Lewis scrapbooks
Dates: 1905-1910
Physical Description: 2 Linear feet
Summary: Scrapbooks from her student days at Stanford, volume one, 1905-08, volume two, 1908-10; includes invitations, programs, menus, calling cards, dance cards, greeting cards, clippings, postcards, notes, class registration cards, and photographs. Some items pertain to Lowell High School in San Francisco, where she graduated in 1905, including a photograph of the girls basketball team. Other photographs include beach scenes, groups of women students at Stanford, student outings, football games 1905-06, Encina Club members, 1906, and the men of the Class of 1907, taken in 1905. Volume one also includes a Stanford University transcript for William Henry Tucker.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of the estate of Ruth Lewis Tucker, 1993.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Ruth E. Lewis Scrapbooks (SC0463). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Ruth E. Lewis earned her a.b. in Greek from Stanford University in May 1909. She married William Henry Tucker, class of 1908, in 1910.

Description of the Collection

Scrapbooks from her student days at Stanford, volume one, 1905-08, volume two, 1908-10; includes invitations, programs, menus, calling cards, dance cards, greeting cards, clippings, postcards, notes, class registration cards, and photographs. Some items pertain to Lowell High School in San Francisco, where she graduated in 1905, including a photograph of the girls basketball team. Other photographs include beach scenes, groups of women students at Stanford, student outings, football games 1905-06, Encina Club members, 1906, and the men of the Class of 1907, taken in 1905. Volume one also includes a Stanford University transcript for William Henry Tucker.

Access Terms

Lewis, Ruth E.
Lowell High School (San Francisco, Calif.)
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Dept. of Athletics
Tucker, William Henry.
Photoprints.


Collection Contents

 

Scrapbooks 1905-1910

Box 1

Volume 1 1905-1908

Box 2

Volume 2 1908-1910