Guide to the Stanford University: An Estimate of our Situation in Biology Report SCM0341

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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Title: Stanford University: An estimate of our situation in biology report
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0341
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 item(s)
Date: circa 1946
Summary: This report gives some historical analysis but focuses on suggestions for reorganizing and improving biological studies at Stanford.
creator: Ferris, Gordon Floyd, 1893-1958

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Cite As

Stanford University: An Estimate of our Situation in Biology Report (SCM0341). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Ferris earned his AB (1916) and MA (1918) in biology (entomology) at Stanford University. He was appointed teaching assistant in entomology in 1917 and remained at Stanford until his death in 1958 when he was Professor of Entomology.

Description of the Collection

This report gives some historical analysis but focuses on suggestions for reorganizing and improving biological studies at Stanford.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Ferris, Gordon Floyd, 1893-1958
Stanford University--Curricula.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University. Dept. of Biology.

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