Guide to the Willard J. Classen Papers SCM0208

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email:
May 2011

Title: Willard J. Classen papers
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0208
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1955-1991
creator: Classen, Willard J.

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.

Biographical/Historical note

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

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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

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