Guide to the Virginia Smith Spears Memorabilia

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0670
Creator: Spears, Virginia Smith.
Title: Virginia Smith Spears memorabilia
Dates: 1937-1938
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: Collection includes programs from ASSU concerts, 1938; sheet music of four hits from the Big Game Gaieties, n.d.; programs, photographs, and a newsletter of her sorority Chi Omega, 1937-38; Student Handbook, 1937; and programs from the 1938 commencement week, including the Senior Week booklet.
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

Provenance

Gift of Larry Spears, 2002.

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

Virginia Smith Spears Memorabilia (SC0670). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Virginia Juliet Smith earned her A.B. in political science at Stanford in 1938; during her senior year she was manager of the ASSU Concert Series. She married fellow Stanford student Andrew McGue Spears, who earned his A.B. in economics in 1936 and his LL.B. in 1939.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes programs from ASSU concerts, 1938; sheet music of four hits from the Big Game Gaieties, n.d.; programs, photographs, and a newsletter of her sorority Chi Omega, 1937-38; Student Handbook, 1937; and programs from the 1938 commencement week, including the Senior Week booklet.

Access Terms

Spears, Larry
Spears, Virginia Smith.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Class of 1938.
Photoprints


Collection Contents

Box 1

Memorabilia