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Guide to the Harry A. Dutton Papers SCM0199
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Harry A. Dutton papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0199
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1897-1954
    Summary: These papers pertain to his student days at Stanford University and include letters to Ruth Scibird, 1953-54, with his recollections of the Camp (cooperative student housing), the theft of the night watchman's dog in the arboretum, and the first volunteer fire department on campus; his account of an incident at the Camp written on Oct. 23, 1897; typescript "The Story of the Axe," author unknown; and a watercolor sketch by Eric Knight Jordan, 1900, with a letter to Ruth Scibird explaining its creation.
    creator: Dutton, Harry A.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Gift of Harry A. Dutton.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Cite As

    Harry A. Dutton Papers (SCM0199). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Dutton earned his A.B. in botany at Stanford University in May 1900.

    Description of the Collection

    These papers pertain to his student days at Stanford University and include letters to Ruth Scibird, 1953-54, with his recollections of the Camp (cooperative student housing), the theft of the night watchman's dog in the arboretum, and the first volunteer fire department on campus; his account of an incident at the Camp written on Oct. 23, 1897; typescript "The Story of the Axe," author unknown; and a watercolor sketch by Eric Knight Jordan, 1900, with a letter to Ruth Scibird explaining its creation.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Dutton, Harry A.
    Jordan, Eric Knight.
    Scibird, Ruth
    Stanford University--Student housing.
    Stanford University--Students.
    Stanford University. Arboretum.
    Axe, Stanford.