Guide to the J.E. Wallace Sterling Personal Papers and Memorabilia

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0415
Creator: Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
Title: J.E. Wallace Sterling personal papers and memorabilia
Dates: 1938-circa 1982
Physical Description: 5 Linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

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

[identification of item], .E. Wallace Sterling Personal Papers and Memorabilia (SC0415). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents

These personal papers and memorabilia, dating from 1939 to circa 1982, largely concern Sterling's years at Stanford University as president and chancellor, 1949 to circa 1982. Included are certificates, programs, clippings, diplomas, newsletters, albums, and photographs.

Access Terms

Bohemian Club (San Francisco, Calif.).
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Presidents.;
Stanford University. Overseas Study Program.
Albums.
Photoprints.
Scrapbooks


Collection Contents

 

Original Accession

 

Accession ARCH-1993-061 Additional Material

Box 1, Folder 1

Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968; Part II: A Noble Purpose Shared"

Box 1, Folder 2

Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968; Part III: Bits and Pieces"

Box 1, Folder 3

[Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968;] Some Extracurricular Activites"

Box 1, Folder 4

[Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968;] Part ill: Travelling ADeux and Otherwise" pp. 1-39

Box 1, Folder 5

[Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968;] Part ill: Travelling A Deux and Otherwise" pp. 40-100

Box 1, Folder 6

[Sterling memoirs "The Stanford Presidency 1949-1968;] Part ill: Travelling A Deux and Otherwise" pp. 101-153

 

Accession ARCH-1993-074 Additional Material

Box 1, Folder 1

Photographs: portraits of Sterling

Box 1, Folder 2

Photographs: Sterling at events

Box 1, Folder 3

Diploma for Ph.D. at Stanford, 1938

Box 1, Folder 4

Sterlings' guest book, 1949-1968

Box 1, Folder 5

Scrapbook of photographs, clippings, programs, and other miscellaneous items, 1948-1959, primarily pertaining to his inauguration as Stanford's president

 

Accession ARCH-1993-104 Additional Material

Box 1

Contents Executive Committee Minutes 1951-1958

Box 1

Executive Committee Minutes 1965-1971

Box 1

Executive Committee Minutes 1971-1977

Box 1

Executive Committee Minutes 1978-1987

Box 1

Committee of the Department Minutes 1973-1993

Box 2

English Department Meetings Minutes 1965-1970

Box 2

English Department Meetings Minutes 1969-1972

Box 2

Committee of the Faculty Minutes 1970-1987

Box 2

Meetings of Full Professors Minutes 1967-1987