Guide to the Elizabeth Lucile Fordyce Letter to Paul Hanna SCM0076

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

Title: Elizabeth Lucile Fordyce letter to Paul Hanna
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0076
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 item(s)
Date: 1975 Jan 18
creator: Fordyce, Elizabeth Lucile.
creator: Fordyce, Elizabeth Lucile.

Custodial History note

Gift of Paul Hanna, 1983.

Biographical/Historical note

Miss Fordyce, who earned her B.S. from Mills College in 1916, was secretary to Ray Lyman Wilbur, Stanford University president from 1915-1942.

Scope and Contents note

Letter concerns Wilbur's words to a high school student in 1939 on the key to success, a recent visit with the Hanna's, and her suggestion for a new name for Stanford's athletic teams.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Hanna, Paul Robert, 1902-1988.
Hanna, Paul Robert,, 1902-
Wilbur, Ray L., ((Ray Lyman),), 1875-1949.
Wilbur, Ray L., (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949

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