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Guide to the Samuel Franklin Leib Papers
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0116
    Creator: Leib, Samuel Franklin, 1848-1924.
    Title: Samuel Franklin Leib papers
    Dates: 1881-1920
    Physical Description: 10.5 Linear feet (12 boxes)
    Summary: The collection consists of four major components: Stanford correspondence pertaining to Judge Leib's association with the Stanford family and his responsibilities as a member of the first Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1891-1923); personal correspondence (1885-1910); correspondence pertaining to Leib's fruit and other farm interest (1883-1919); and legal and business correspondence pertaining to his San Jose law practice and local business interests (1881-1920),including cases resulting from the failure of the Savings Bank of San Diego County. Major correspondents include Luther Burbank, John Casper Branner, George Crothers, Horace Davis, Timothy Hopkins, David Starr Jordan, Charles Lathrop, Leland and Jane Stanford, Wilson and Wilson (law firm, San Francisco) and Sarah Winchester.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
    Stanford University Libraries.
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    The collection was given to the Stanford University Archives by Charles Leib, 1972-1981. Additional materials were given by Mrs. Richard Anderson in 2002.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.

    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

    [Identification of item], Samuel Franklin Leib Papers (SC0116). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Description of the Collection

    The collection consists of four major components: Stanford correspondence pertaining to Judge Leib's association with the Stanford family and his responsibilities as a member of the first Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1891-1923); personal correspondence (1885-1910); correspondence pertaining to Leib's fruit and other farm interest (1883-1919); and legal and business correspondence pertaining to his San Jose law practice and local business interests (1881-1920),including cases resulting from the failure of the Savings Bank of San Diego County. Major correspondents include Luther Burbank, John Casper Branner, George Crothers, Horace Davis, Timothy Hopkins, David Starr Jordan, Charles Lathrop, Leland and Jane Stanford, Wilson and Wilson (law firm, San Francisco) and Sarah Winchester.

    Access Terms

    Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922.
    Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926.
    Crothers, George E. (George Edward), 1870-1957.
    Davis, Horace, 1831-1916.
    Hopkins, Timothy, 1859-1937.
    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
    Lathrop, Charles G. (Charles Gardner), 1849-1914.
    Leib, Samuel Franklin, 1848-1924.
    Savings Bank of San Diego County.
    Stanford University--Administration.
    Stanford University--Faculty.
    Stanford University--Finance.
    Stanford University. Board of Trustees.
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
    Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.
    Wilson & Wilson (law firm).
    Winchester, Sarah.
    Agriculture--California.
    Practice of law--California.
    Ross Affair.