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Guide to the Alexander Findlay Diary SCM0282
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  • Title: Alexander Findlay diary
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0282
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1924-1925
    Summary: Photocopy of a diary, with a few newsclippings, kept by Professor Findlay during his six month visiting professorship at Stanford. Documents his daily activities while at Stanford and speaking engagements throughout the United States. Collection also includes a note from Ian Findlay that accompanied the diary, 1980; a note by Eric Hutchinson on the typesetting, 1981; and a copy of the 1982 published version.
    creator: Findlay, Alexander,, 1874-1966.
    creator: Findlay, Alexander.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Gift of Ian Findlay, 1981.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Cite As

    Alexander Findlay Diary (SCM0282). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Visiting professor of chemistry at Stanford (1924-1925). Professor of physical chemistry and director of the department of Chemistry at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.

    Description of the Collection

    Photocopy of a diary, with a few newsclippings, kept by Professor Findlay during his six month visiting professorship at Stanford. Documents his daily activities while at Stanford and speaking engagements throughout the United States. Collection also includes a note from Ian Findlay that accompanied the diary, 1980; a note by Eric Hutchinson on the typesetting, 1981; and a copy of the 1982 published version.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Findlay, Alexander,, 1874-1966.
    Findlay, Alexander.
    Findlay, Ian.
    Findlay, Ian.
    Hutchinson, Eric.
    Hutchinson, Eric.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Chemistry -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
    Stanford University. Dept. of Chemistry--Faculty.
    Diaries.