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Guide to the World War I Collection
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0845
    Creator: Condee, Newcomb.
    Title: World War I collection
    Dates: 1916-1918
    Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
    Summary: Collection includes his typed recollections of life at Stanford during 1916-1919 with photographs [photocopied]; information sent to Condee on the SATC and a few of his passes and other records, 1918; information on the Reserved Officers' Training Corps and a pamphlet of the article "The Beloved Captain" given to Stanford's ROTC members; Prof. E. D. Adams' pamphlets "Why We Are at War with Germany" numbers 2, 4, 6 and 9; program and song sheet from the Patriotic Song Festival held in the Stanford Stadium, June 9, 1918; programs from other events at Stanford or involving Stanford groups, 1917-1918, including an illustrated brochure on Newell Dwight Hillis' talk on German atrocities; pamphlet "The Inviolable Pledge" on Alsace-Lorraine published by Comite de l'Effort de la France et de ses Allies, 1918; David Starr Jordan's article "The Tap Root of War," 1918; M. J. Exner's pamphlet "Friend or Enemy? To the Men of the Army and Navy," 1916; and assorted government publications including "German War Practices" 1918, "President's Flag Day Address with Evidence of Germany's Plans" 1917, and the address of W. G. McAdoo on the Liberty Loan, 1917.
    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

    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

    World War I Collection (SC0845). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Newcomb Condee earned his A.B. (pre-law) at Stanford University in June 1919 and his J.D. in October 1920. While an undergraduate he was in Company A of the Students Army Training Corps at Stanford.

    Description of the Collection

    Collection includes his typed recollections of life at Stanford during 1916-1919 with photographs [photocopied]; information sent to Condee on the SATC and a few of his passes and other records, 1918; information on the Reserved Officers' Training Corps and a pamphlet of the article "The Beloved Captain" given to Stanford's ROTC members; Prof. E. D. Adams' pamphlets "Why We Are at War with Germany" numbers 2, 4, 6 and 9; program and song sheet from the Patriotic Song Festival held in the Stanford Stadium, June 9, 1918; programs from other events at Stanford or involving Stanford groups, 1917-1918, including an illustrated brochure on Newell Dwight Hillis' talk on German atrocities; pamphlet "The Inviolable Pledge" on Alsace-Lorraine published by Comite de l'Effort de la France et de ses Allies, 1918; David Starr Jordan's article "The Tap Root of War," 1918; M. J. Exner's pamphlet "Friend or Enemy? To the Men of the Army and Navy," 1916; and assorted government publications including "German War Practices" 1918, "President's Flag Day Address with Evidence of Germany's Plans" 1917, and the address of W. G. McAdoo on the Liberty Loan, 1917.

    Access Terms

    Adams, Ephraim Douglass, 1865-1930.
    Condee, Newcomb.
    Exner, M. J. (Max Joseph), 1871-1943.
    Hillis, Newell Dwight, 1858-1929.
    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
    Stanford University--Students.
    World War, 1914-1918.