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Guide to the Willard J. Classen Papers
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
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  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0208
    Creator: Classen, Willard J.
    Title: Willard J. Classen papers
    Dates: 1955-1991
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Green Library
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Biographical/Historical note

    Willard J. Classen earned his A.B. in geology at Stanford University in 1922.

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection contains a reprint of an article by Classen and Joseph J. Graham, "A Lower Eocene Foraminiferal Faunule from the Woodside Area, San Mateo County, California," 1955, with the original illustrations; a letter from Rixford K. Snyder talking about Greystone Quarry, the source of the sandstone used in building the first buildings at Stanford, 1991; and a short article by Classen on the Stanford University seal.

    Access Terms

    Branner Earth Sciences Library and Map Collections
    Snyder, Rixford K., (Rixford Kinney), 1908-