Guide to the Harold Heath Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0477
Creator: Heath, Harold, 1868-1951.
Title: Harold Heath papers
Dates: 1898-1943
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Miscellaneous papers consisting of a notebook, 1898-1900, with notes and field observations; a note from Heath to Hubert Schenck, undated, and a description and drawings of Nucula rugosa, 1937-1943; reprint of THE ANATOMY OF THE PELECYPOD FAMILY ARCIDAE, 1941, and the original illustrations; set of unidentified illustrations; sheet of instructions on biological illustration; and a photograph of Heath.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Myra Keen, 1983; transfer from Falconer Biology Library, 1994; and transfer from Hopkins Marine Station, 1999.

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

Harold Heath Papers (SC0477). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Heath was Professor of Zoology at Stanford University and cooperated with Hubert Schenck, Professor of Geology, in studying a small clam of genus Nucula.

Description of the Collection

Miscellaneous papers consisting of a notebook, 1898-1900, with notes and field observations; a note from Heath to Hubert Schenck, undated, and a description and drawings of Nucula rugosa, 1937-1943; reprint of THE ANATOMY OF THE PELECYPOD FAMILY ARCIDAE, 1941, and the original illustrations; set of unidentified illustrations; sheet of instructions on biological illustration; and a photograph of Heath.

Access Terms

Heath, Harold, 1868-1951.
Schenck, Hubert Gregory, 1897-1960.
Clams.
faculty
Illustrations.
Zoology.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Papers