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  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • Subject Index

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0033F
    Creator: Stanford family.
    Title: Stanford family scrapbooks
    Dates: 1865-1894
    Physical Description: 18.5 Linear feet (37 boxes)
    Summary: Family scrapbooks, compiled for the Stanford family. Subjects cover a wide range of family activities including railroad affairs, the Palo Alto Stock Farm, the Vina Ranch, the University, the United States Senate, politics, personal affairs of the Stanford's, and horses.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
    Stanford University Libraries.
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Gift of Stanford family and heirs.

    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

    Stanford Family Scrapbooks (SC0033F). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Alternative Formats

    Also available on microfilm in Stanford University Archives: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Libraries, 197-? 4 microfilm reels; 4 in ., 35 mm.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Leland Stanford was born March 9, 1824 in Watervliet Township, New York. He married Jane Lathrop in 1850 and on May 14, 1868, Jane and Leland's only child was born in Sacramento, California. Leland, Jr. died March 13, 1884 at the age of 15 years, 10 months. His early death inspired the founding of Leland Stanford, Jr. University by his parents. Leland, Sr. died June 21, 1893 and Jane died February 28, 1905.

    Description of the Collection

    Family scrapbooks, compiled for the Stanford family. Subjects cover a wide range of family activities including railroad affairs, the Palo Alto Stock Farm, the Vina Ranch, the University, the United States Senate, politics, personal affairs of the Stanford's, and horses.

    Access Terms

    Palo Alto Stock Farm (Stanford, Calif.)
    Southern Pacific Company.
    Stanford family.
    Stanford University--Buildings--1887-1894..
    Stanford University--History.
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
    Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.
    Stanford, Leland, 1868-1884.
    Vina Ranch (Calif.)
    California--Politics and government--1850-1950.
    Central Pacific Railroad
    Central Pacific Railroad Company
    Clippings.
    Horse breeders.
    Politics
    Railroads--History
    Railroads--United States--History.
    Stanford University--Administration.
    Stanford University--Buildings.
    Stanford University--Construction
    Stanford University--History.
    Stanford University--Planning.
    Transportation--Railroads

    Subject Index

    Subject Volume Page(s)
    Lathrop, Daniel - death B 87-88
    Harrison law lectures D 76
    Mausoleum D 77
    Memorial Church, plans for D 71
    Newton, Dr. 6 76
    Religion at Stanford 3 4
    Stanford, Asa Phillips 31 10, 45, 47
    Stanford, Charles 31 2 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Biography (1892) 3 14, 129
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities 2 100, 108
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities 6 85, 87
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities 8 18-20
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities B 76-77, 80
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities C 11, 14
    Stanford, Jane L. - Charities D 44
    Stanford, Jane L. - Deed of Grant 20 2
    Stanford, Jane L. - Deed of Grant C 1
    Stanford, Jane L. - Death 31 10 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Estate 31 10 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Father Serra Monument 1 47
    Stanford, Jane L. - Father Serra Monument 2 32 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Father Serra Monument 3 5
    Stanford, Jane L. - Father Serra Monument 21 57
    Stanford, Jane L. - Inheritance - tax law suit 24 1 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 3 91
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 2 24
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 14 35
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 18 43
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 23 31
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels 31 10, 40, 48
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels B 56
    Stanford, Jane L. - Jewels D 16
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 1 21 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 2 11 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 3 33 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 8 15-17
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 14 30-33
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 17 32, 61, 99
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 18 40549
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 20 25
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens 25 8
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens B 77, 80, 84
    Stanford, Jane L. - Kindergartens C 6 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Portraits B 55-56
    Stanford, Jane L. - Religion 2 111
    Stanford, Jane L. - Religion 21 22
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 1 13 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 2 2 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 3 2 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 11 49-50
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 14 39, 47
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 17 53 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 18 6-10, 40
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life 20 38
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life B 60 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Social Life D 41
    Stanford, Jane L. - Travels 3 46 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - Travels 31 35-36
    Stanford, Jane L. - Travels 32 1 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University 3 91, 123
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University 13 33
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University 23 22-30
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University 31 36, 44
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University C 1 ff
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the University 25 59
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the Museum 3 39, 59, 131
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the Museum 14 38-39
    Stanford, Jane L. - and the Museum 23 26
    Stanford, Jane L. - Washington, D.C. 3 4, 7, 47
    Stanford, Jane L. - Washington, D.C. D 52, 65
    Stanford, Jane L. - Will 31 39, 48
    Stanford, Josiah [1817-1890] 1 81, 115
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 1 24, 56, 104
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 2 6 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 3 152-155
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 6 39 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 7 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 12 40546
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 17 6 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 19 14-17
    Stanford, Leland - Addresses 26 40734
    Stanford, Leland - Appointed Regent State University B 59
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 1 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 2 17
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 3 11 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 6 74, 78
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 9 175, 189
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 12 40680
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 14 14
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 19 6
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 20 3
    Stanford, Leland - Biography 31 20 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Biography B 11-12, 85
    Stanford, Leland - Biography D 40555
    Stanford, Leland - Brothers 14 37
    Stanford, Leland - Brothers 20 30
    Stanford, Leland - Brothers 31 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about 1 116, 162
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about 2 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about 3 159, 163
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about 16 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about 19 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about B 9
    Stanford, Leland - Cartoons about D 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1861-1872 B 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1865 A 33604
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1871-78 28 3-135
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1872 26 5 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1872 29 1-198
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1872-73 30 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1873 27 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1872-1875 7 7 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1881 6 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1885-1889 11 32
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1885-1889 18 25-32, 71
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1887-1891 17 6 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1888 19 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1890 21 1
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1892 3 67 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Central Pacific 1894 24 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Chinese 6 71
    Stanford, Leland - Charities 3 93, 128
    Stanford, Leland - Charities 6 42, 86
    Stanford, Leland - Death 3 138 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death 4 3-115
    Stanford, Leland - Death 5 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death 9 132 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death 10 60 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death 13 52 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death D 1-12, 14 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Death of mother B 53
    Stanford, Leland - Death of Grant 9 40649
    Stanford, Leland - Death of Grant 20 40546
    Stanford, Leland - Educational philosophy 25 28 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Educational philosophy D 17
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 3 82, 140
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 4 39 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 5 27
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 6 76
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 9 128 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 23 13 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 24 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Estate 31 35, 36, 42
    Stanford, Leland - Estate D 60, 66
    Stanford, Leland - Family 10 28, 39, 60
    Stanford, Leland - Family 31 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Family, Brothers B 52
    Stanford, Leland - Funeral 3 141, 142
    Stanford, Leland - Funeral 4 23 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Funeral 5 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Funeral D 14 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Genealogy 11 41
    Stanford, Leland - Gold Spike 3 140
    Stanford, Leland - Gold Spike B 19 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Governor 20 19
    Stanford, Leland - Governor 26 1, 7, 42
    Stanford, Leland - Governor B 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Governor C 3, 10
    Stanford, Leland - Governor Stanford Locomotive B 86
    Stanford, Leland - Health 3 85 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Health 6 75 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Health 17 34
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 1 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 2 23 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 3 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 6 87
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 10 24 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 11 51 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 13 56
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 14 13 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 17 14 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 18 11 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 21 51, 59
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 22 36161
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 25 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Horse raising 28 97-99, 105
    Stanford, Leland - Huntington episode 1 74 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Huntington episode 2 123-125
    Stanford, Leland - Muybridge experiments B 57
    Stanford, Leland - Organizations, member of 20 18
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm 2 45
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm 3 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm 6 87-89
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm 17 61-62
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm 31 37, 49
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm B 66 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm Horses 6 43, 86-87
    Stanford, Leland - Palo Alto Stock Farm Horses D 45 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Politics, California B 16, 20
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1886 13 36
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1886 20 31, 33, 39
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1887 6 63 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1887 14 10 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1888 10 11 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1888 11 43, 47
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1888 16 6 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1888 18 18 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1888 19 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1892 1 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1892 2 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1892 3 10 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Presidential possibility 1892 17 76 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Private railroad car B 86
    Stanford, Leland - Reminiscences about D 56, 57
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, Palo Alto 2 160
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, Palo Alto 14 36
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, Sacramento B 51, 53
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco 3 14, 69
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco 13 38
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco 14 73
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco 17 3
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco 31 54
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco B 83, 56-57
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, San Francisco D 43, 50
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, Washington, DC 3 36
    Stanford, Leland - Residences, Washington, DC 17 98, 107
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 1 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 2 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 3 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 6 35 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 10 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 11 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 12 19 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 13 36-37
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 14 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 16 2, 11,12
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 17 21 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 18 10 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 19 4, 5
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 20 31, 33, 34, 4?
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 21 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 25 3 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Senator 31 34, 35
    Stanford, Leland - Senator C 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 1 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 2 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 3 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 10 1, 4, 51
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 18 6, 7
    Stanford, Leland - Social life 20 36, 37
    Stanford, Leland - Social life B 60-65
    Stanford, Leland - Social philosophy B 54
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1871-1878 28 3-135
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1873 27 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1873-1875 7 10 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1886-1893 10 5, 6, 18
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1887-1889 14 8, 51, 90
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1887-1891 1 30, 65-74
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1887-1891 17 8, 63-64, 69
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1890 21 3, 9
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1890-1891 2 110-115, 118
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1891 3 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Southern Pacific 1893 D 19
    Stanford, Leland - Statuary D 62
    Stanford, Leland - Tribute 4 3, 8
    Stanford, Leland - Tribute 5 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 1 5 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 2 46 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 3 4 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 6 42-44, 60-68, 77, 82, 86
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 8 7, 18, 19
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 9 21 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 10 14 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 11 45,48, 55
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 13 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 14 25 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 17 35 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 18 36 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 21 8 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 23 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 25 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 31 17, 49
    Stanford, Leland - and the University 0 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - address to University Bd of Trustees 9 16-20
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 2 21 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 3 1 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 9 86 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 11 56
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 17 34, 52, 97
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 18 33, 60
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 21 75
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch 25 8, 59
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch B 70-72
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch C 17, 18, 27
    Stanford, Leland - Vina Ranch D 17, 72
    Stanford, Leland - Will 3 142
    Stanford, Leland - Will 4 90, 107-109
    Stanford, Leland - Will 5 8, 10, 25, 27
    Stanford, Leland - Will 9 138 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Will 10 62, 63, 67
    Stanford, Leland - Will 13 62
    Stanford, Leland - Will 31 43
    Stanford, Leland - Will D 16 ff
    Stanford, Leland - Woman Suffrage 3 14
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Birth D 63
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Death 6 76, 82
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Death 8 2 ff
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Death 25 13
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Portrait B 55
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Tomb D 13
    Stanford, Leland Jr. - Tribute 8 2, 8-10
    Stanford, Philip Welton 31 16
    Stanford, Thomas Welton 23 13
    Stanford, Thomas Welton - Spiritualism 31 47
    Stanford, Thomas Welton - Spiritualism 18 90-93
    Stanford University - Plans for 6 60-62
    Stanford University - Engineering, School of, History 3 3
    Stanford University - women at 3 103
    Stanford University - women at 25 59