Guide to the Stanford University, Department of Physics, Records

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0158
Creator: Stanford University. Dept. of Physics.
Title: Stanford University, Department of Physics, records
Dates: 1937-1949
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Correspondence and news clippings regarding the Klystron Tube Research Project, 1937-1945; correspondence between department chairman Paul Kirkpatrick and Stanford President Donald B. Tresidder regarding budget and faculty matters, 1943-1947; and statements of William W. Hansen and Robert L. Wathen, 1944, regarding the physics department and research on microwave devices, with a statement by David L. Webster on Hansen's memo, 1949. The Webster and Wathen statements may have been prepared in relation to a patent case.
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.
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Cite As

Stanford University, Department of Physics, Records (SC0158). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Associated Materials

Related materials: William W. Hansen Papers, David L. Webster Papers, Donald B. Tresidder Papers in the Stanford University Archives.

Description of the Collection

Correspondence and news clippings regarding the Klystron Tube Research Project, 1937-1945; correspondence between department chairman Paul Kirkpatrick and Stanford President Donald B. Tresidder regarding budget and faculty matters, 1943-1947; and statements of William W. Hansen and Robert L. Wathen, 1944, regarding the physics department and research on microwave devices, with a statement by David L. Webster on Hansen's memo, 1949. The Webster and Wathen statements may have been prepared in relation to a patent case.

Access Terms

Hansen, William Webster, 1909-1949.
Kirkpatrick, Paul.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics --Finance.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics--Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics. Klystron Project.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics.
Tresidder, Donald Bertrand, 1894-1948
Wathen, Robert L.
Webster, David Locke, 1943-
Klystrons.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Records