Guide to the Alexander Findlay Diary SCM0282

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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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.

Box 1

Diary