Guide to "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher."

Jenny Johnson
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
June 2012
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SCM0423
Creator: Mason, Nancy
Title: Nancy Mason, "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher" typescript
Dates: 1986
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
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

Provenance

This collection was previously classified in the Stanford University Publications and Ephemera Collection "4digit" collection.

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 94305-6064. 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], Nancy Mason, "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher" typescript. (SCM0423). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents

Account of Wendell Fletcher's childhood, as written by Nancy Mason. Fletcher lived on campus in the Tower House with his family from 1910 to 1918. His father was a civil engineer with Stanford University during this time. This two page typescript details Fletcher's experiences growing up on campus including playing with John D. McGIlvray's kittens and participating in Professor Terman's study on intelligence in children, and includes descriptions of the Tower House.

Access Terms

Coutts, P. J. F. (Peter J. F.)
Fletcher, Wendell
McGilvray, John D.
Terman, Frederick Emmons, 1900-1982
Frenchman's tower
Stanford University--History.


Collection Contents

 

Typescript