Register of the Jane Lathrop Stanford miscellaneous papers

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Register of the Jane Lathrop Stanford miscellaneous papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by Elizabeth Konzak.
© Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Jane Lathrop Stanford miscellaneous papers,
Dates: 1895-1902
Collection Number: XX873
Creator: Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
Collection Size: 3 oversize boxes. (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Photocopy of letter, 1895, relating to the prospects of Stanford University and to a United States government lawsuit against the estate of Leland Stanford; and 3 photograph albums of scenes in Japan, presented to Mrs. Stanford upon her visit in 1902.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jane Lathrop Stanford miscellaneous papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

Accruals

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Biography/Adminstrative History

Widow of Leland Stanford; co-founder of Stanford University.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photocopy of letter, 1895, relating to the prospects of Stanford University and to a United States government lawsuit against the estate of Leland Stanford; and 3 photograph albums of scenes in Japan, presented to Mrs. Stanford upon her visit in 1902.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.
Stanford University.
Japan--Pictorial works.
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908.


Collection Contents

Box: 1

Photocopy of Letter to President Grover Cleveland regarding Stanford university the estate of Leland Stanford, 1895

Box: 1

Book of Japanese Scenes, volume 1 1902

Box: 2

Book of Japanese Scenes, volume 2 1902

Box: 3

Book of Japanese Scenes, volume 3 1902