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Guide to the Lydik S. Jacobsen Papers SC0235
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Lydik S. Jacobsen papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0235
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1948-1958
    Summary: Miscellaneous correspondence and other papers relating to Professor Jacobsen's research interests in seismology and structural dynamics.
    creator: Jacobsen, Lydik S.
    creator: Jacobsen, Lydik S.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Administrative transfer, School of Engineering, 1980.

    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

    Lydik S. Jacobsen Papers (SC0235). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Professor Jacobsen began his teaching career at Stanford in 1924. He headed the Mechanical Engineering Department, 1940-1943, and directed the Earthquake Research Laboratory, 1926-1943 and 1946-1962; received his a.b. in mechanical engineering from Stanford in 1921 and his Ph.D. in Physics here in 1927. Jacobsen died in 1976.

    Description of the Collection

    Miscellaneous correspondence and other papers relating to Professor Jacobsen's research interests in seismology and structural dynamics.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Jacobsen, Lydik S.
    Jacobsen, Lydik S.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering --Faculty.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
    Stanford University. Earthquake Research Laboratory.
    Stanford University. Earthquake Research Laboratory.