Edwin A. Watkins Photograph Album

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: A0105
Creator: Watkins, Edwin A.
Title: Edwin A. Watkins photograph album
Dates: circa 1922-1945
Bulk Dates: 1926-1928
Physical Description: 2 volumes
Summary: One volume contains photographs of Stanford, including the bonfire, football crowds in the Stanford stadium, the rooting section at games, fellow students Arthur G. Holmes and Leonard F. Wilbur, and various campus scenes; as well as postcards of Palo Alto and Stanford and a few miscellaneous Stanford clippings. A second volume, labeled "My Classmates" contains portraits of individuals, possibly from his high school, as none of the names given are Stanford students.
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 Bob Stanley, 2003.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Edwin A. Watkins Photograph Album (A0105). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Edwin A. Watkins earned his A.B. in chemistry at Stanford in October 1927 and his A.M. in biology in June 1929.

Description of the Collection

One volume contains photographs of Stanford, including the bonfire, football crowds in the Stanford stadium, the rooting section at games, fellow students Arthur G. Holmes and Leonard F. Wilbur, and various campus scenes; as well as postcards of Palo Alto and Stanford and a few miscellaneous Stanford clippings. A second volume, labeled "My Classmates" contains portraits of individuals, possibly from his high school, as none of the names given are Stanford students.

Access Terms

Holmes, Arthur G.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Stadium.
Watkins, Edwin A.
Wilbur, Leonard F. (Leonard Fisk).
Albums.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album