Guide to the Correspondence relating to the Floating University SCM0066

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email:
May 2011

Title: Correspondence relating to the Floating University,
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0066
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1954-1979
creator: Gray, Henry David, 1873-
creator: Gray, Henry David,, 1873-

Biographical/Historical note

Gray, professor emeritus of English at Stanford University, was part of the faculty on the 1929 Floating University, a seven-month academic cruise sponsored by New York University.

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence between Gray and Constantine A. Raises, 1954, relating to the reunion of the Floating University, Class of 1929, along with press releases, clippings, biographical notes on participants, and a photograph of Gray at the reunion.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

New York University. Floating University--1929.
New York University.. Floating University. -- Chronological subdivision--1929.;
Raises, Constantine A.
Raises, Constantine A.
Stanford University. Dept. of English--Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of English. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;

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