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Guide to the James Henry Polhemus Photograph Album
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: A0045
    Creator: Polhemus, James Henry.
    Title: James Henry Polhemus photograph album
    Dates: 1906-ca. 1911
    Physical Description: 1 volume
    Summary: Photographs and postcards of the Stanford University campus and student activities. Campus buildings pictured include Memorial Church, Roble Hall, Museum, Memorial Arch, the Quad, Encina Hall, and individual fraternity houses; some photographs depict the damage from the 1906 earthquake. Student activities include sports (football, crew, and track), plug ugly portraits, theater casts, fraternity groups, and indiviual portraits. Non-Stanford subjects include hunting, fishing, boating, and train trips.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    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

    James Henry Polhemus Photograph Album (A0045). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    James Polhemus earned his a.b. in civil engineering at Stanford University in 1911.

    Description of the Collection

    Photographs and postcards of the Stanford University campus and student activities. Campus buildings pictured include Memorial Church, Roble Hall, Museum, Memorial Arch, the Quad, Encina Hall, and individual fraternity houses; some photographs depict the damage from the 1906 earthquake. Student activities include sports (football, crew, and track), plug ugly portraits, theater casts, fraternity groups, and indiviual portraits. Non-Stanford subjects include hunting, fishing, boating, and train trips.

    Access Terms

    Polhemus, James Henry.
    Stanford University--Athletics.
    Stanford University--Buildings.
    Stanford University--Students.
    Photoprints
    Postcards.