Guide to the Correspondence regarding purchase of Koenig Tonometer SCM0015

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Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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October 2010

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Title: Correspondence regarding purchase of Koenig Tonometer
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0015
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s) (12 items)
Date (inclusive): 1901-1902
Summary: Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.
Summary: Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.
Summary: Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.
creator: Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
creator: Jordan, David Starr,, 1851-1931.

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

Correspondence regarding purchase of Koenig Tonometer. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

David Starr Jordan wanted the Koenig Tonometer (sound measure) for the Dept. of Physics. He considered it to be the state of the art tool for research in acoustics. The letters contain details of the negotiating process which was ultimately unsuccessful.

Description of the Collection

Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.

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

Correspondence regarding purchase of Koenig Tonometer. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

David Starr Jordan wanted the Koenig Tonometer (sound measure) for the Dept. of Physics. He considered it to be the state of the art tool for research in acoustics. The letters contain details of the negotiating process which was ultimately unsuccessful.

Description of the Collection

Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.

Cite As

Correspondence regarding purchase of Koenig Tonometer. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

David Starr Jordan wanted the Koenig Tonometer (sound measure) for the Dept. of Physics. He considered it to be the state of the art tool for research in acoustics. The letters contain details of the negotiating process which was ultimately unsuccessful.

Description of the Collection

Letters and cablegrams from David Starr Jordan, Fernando Sanford, Frank Angell, and Ralph Koenig, inventor of device.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Angell, Frank, 1857-1939.
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
Koenig, Ralph.
Koenig, Ralph.
Sanford, Fernando.
Sanford, Fernando.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics--Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
Tonometers--History.

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