Guide to the Sears Family Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0523
Creator: Sears family.
Creator: Sears, Robert R. (Robert Richardson)
Title: Sears family papers
Dates: 1903-1985
Physical Description: 13.5 Linear feet
Summary: These papers include correspondence, publications, photographs, business papers, genealogical materials, and ephemera of the Sears and Snedden families. Individuals represented in the collection include Jesse B. Sears, Stella Sears, Robert Sears, Pauline Sears, David Snedden, Genevra Snedden, Hope Snedden, and Janet Snedden. The correspondence primarily pertains to personal and family matters, with some mention of professional concerns. Also included are Robert Sears' school papers, from Palo Alto Union High School and from his undergraduate years at Stanford University.
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 the estate of Pauline Sears, 1993.

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

Sears Family Papers (SC0523). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Jesse B. Sears was professor of education at Stanford University from 1912-1942. His son Robert Sears, psychologist, taught at the University of Iowa and at Harvard before joining the Stanford faculty in 1953. Pauline Snedden Sears (Mrs. Robert Sears) taught at Yale and Harvard; at Stanford she was a research associate with the Stanford Center in Research and Development in Teaching and administrator of the Elementary Teaching Training Program. David Snedden, Stanford class of 1897, was professor of education at Teacher's College of Columbia University from 1900 to 1935.

Description of the Collection

These papers include correspondence, publications, photographs, business papers, genealogical materials, and ephemera of the Sears and Snedden families. Individuals represented in the collection include Jesse B. Sears, Stella Sears, Robert Sears, Pauline Sears, David Snedden, Genevra Snedden, Hope Snedden, and Janet Snedden. The correspondence primarily pertains to personal and family matters, with some mention of professional concerns. Also included are Robert Sears' school papers, from Palo Alto Union High School and from his undergraduate years at Stanford University.

Access Terms

Sears family.
Sears, Jesse Brundage, 1876-1973
Sears, Pauline Snedden.
Sears, Robert R. (Robert Richardson)
Sears, Stella Richardson.
Snedden family.
Snedden, David, 1868-1951
Snedden, Genevra Sisson, b. 1873-
Snedden, Hope.
Snedden, Janet.
Stanford University--Curriculum..
Stanford University--Faculty.
Stanford University--Students.
Educators --Family relationships.
Families
Psychologists --Family relationships.


Collection Contents

 

Series 1 JESSE SEARS: FAMILY

Box 1, Folder 1

J.B. Sears: incoming correspondence, 1920’s

Box 1, Folder 2

J.B. Sears: incoming correspondence, 1930’s

Box 1, Folder 3

J.B. Sears: incoming and outgoing corr., 1940-1947

Box 1, Folder 4

Sears Family correspondence: 1948

Box 1, Folder 5

Sears Family correspondence: 1949-1957

Box 1, Folder 6

Sears Family correspondence: 1958-1959

Box 1, Folder 7

Wallace Sterling to J.B. Sears, 1958

Box 1, Folder 8

Miscellaneous Correspondence: ca. 1920-1973 (with ND)

Box 1, Folder 9

Newspaper clippings

Box 1, Folder 10

Sears Family correspondence: 1960-1966

Box 1, Folder 11

Sears Family correspondence: 1967

Box 1, Folder 12

Sears Family correspondence: 1968-1969

Box 1, Folder 13

Sears Family correspondence: 1970-1971

Box 1, Folder 14

Sears Family correspondence: 1972

Box 1, Folder 15

Sears Family correspondence: incoming from Clara Sears McCullough,1964-1972 (later Clara Sara Reed)

Box 1, Folder 16

Sears Family correspondence: ND

Box 1, Folder 17

Sears Family correspondence: Photographs, 1964, 1970

Box 1, Folder 18

Sears Family correspondence: J.R. Sears to J.B., 1972 (includes photographs)

Box 1, Folder 19

Journal: “Trip to San Jacinto” (possibly Stella Sears)

Box 2

Christmas cards; sympathy cards

Box 3, Folder 1

J.B. Sears: Journals/Notebooks

Box 3, Folder 2

J.B. Sears Papers: “The First Twenty Years of the Fellowship Forum, 1950-1970”

Box 3, Folder 3

J.B. Sears Papers: “The Fellowship Forum: It’s First Twenty Years, 1950-1970”

Box 3, Folder 4

J.B. Sears Papers: “Proposed Plans for Evaluating Facilities...”

Box 3, Folder 5

J.B. Sears Papers: “Proposal for a Study of Major Issues in Teacher Education”

Box 3, Folder 6

J.B. Sears Papers: “Family Autobiographies...”

Box 3, Folder 7

J.B. Sears Papers: “Jimmy Butler’s Story of Himself and the Owl”

Box 3, Folder 8

J.B. Sears Papers: “Proposal for a Comprehensive Study of Teacher Education,” draft

Box 3, Folder 9

J.B. Sears Papers: “Proposal for a Comprehensive Study of Teacher Education,” final copy

Box 3, Folder 10

J.B. Sears: Itenerary for European Trip

Box 3, Folder 11

J.B. Sears: Correspondence: salary schedules

Box 3, Folder 12

J.B. Sears: ephemera: death and birth records of Stella Louise Richardson

Box 3, Folder 13

J.B. Sears: Sears genealogy

Box 3, Folder 14

J.B. Sears: Sears genealogy

Box 3, Folder 15

J.B. Sears: Sears genealogy

Box 3, Folder 16

J.B. Sears: Sears genealogy

Box 3, Folder 17

J.B. Sears: Sears genealogy

Box 3, Folder 18

Sears Genealogy, 1803-1961 (2 copies)

Box 3, Folder 19

Unidentified corr. re. Sears family history, 1903-1914

 

Series 2 ROBERT SEARS: SCHOOL EPHEMERA

Box 4, Folder 1

School Ephemera

Box 4, Folder 2

Pre-School Writings and Drawings

Box 4, Folder 3

Course descriptions and grades: Primary School

Box 4, Folder 4

School Papers: Arithmetic, Geography

Box 4, Folder 5

Correspondence, 8/31/1914 (Sear’s 6th birthday)

Box 4, Folder 6

Correspondence: classmates to Robert re. his surgery ca. 1918

Box 4, Folder 7

Personal notes re. getting up for school

Box 4, Folder 8

High School and Stanford ephemera

Box 4, Folder 9

Drama Papers: Palo Alto Union High School

Box 4, Folder 10

Palo Alto Union High School: Diploma

Box 4, Folder 11

Palo Alto Union High School Commencement: programs and newsclippings; High School Stage Productions, programs.

Box 4, Folder 12

“The A-S Reaction Study” completed by Robert Sears

Box 4, Folder 13

English Theme, 1923.

Box 4, Folder 14

School Papers: Palo Alto High School (includes Short Stories), 1923-1925

Box 4

“Madrona”: Palo Alto Union High School yearbook: 1923-1925

Box 5, Folder 1

Short Stories and papers (High School or Stanford)

Box 5, Folder 2

Short Stories and papers (High School or Stanford)

Box 5, Folder 3

Short Stories and papers (High School or Stanford)

Box 5, Folder 4

Short Stories and papers: Stanford

Box 5, Folder 5

School Notes: Stanford

Box 5, Folder 6

“The Stanford Lit.” and “The Stanford Literary Magazine,” 1926 & 1928.

Box 5, Folder 7

Stanford “Datebook” and 1925-1926 Handbook

Box 5, Folder 8

Stanford Syllabus: “Medieval Europe,” 1926

Box 5, Folder 9

Stanford Syllabus, “Problems of Citizenship,” 1925-1926

Box 5, Folder 10

Stanford Syllabus, “Herodotus,” 1925

Box 5, Folder 11

Stanford Syllabus, “Greek History,” 1926 and personal notes

Box 6, Folder 1

Stanford Syllabus, “Russian Art,” 1926 and “Slavic Literature,” 1925

Box 6, Folder 2

Stanford Syllabi, 1925-1926

Box 6, Folder 3

“Homeric Troy”

Box 6, Folder 4

Chemistry 4 School Lab book, 1925: Stanford

Box 6, Folder 5

“Essays and Notes on English Literature form Beowulf to Shakespeare,” ca. 1929

Box 6, Folder 6

Sears’ Play Reviews and “Intellectual Diary”

Box 6, Folder 7

Theater Programs

Box 6, Folder 8

“Out of India” by Robert Sears, as published in The Campanile

Box 6, Folder 9

Miscellaneous Items: Newsclippings, Theater Programs, Poems, Notes

Box 6, Folder 10

English 184, History 24: 1928

Box 6, Folder 11

Post Stanford: “Hypnotic Anesthesia”

 

Series 3 CORRESPONDENCE: SEARS FAMILY

Box 7, Folder 1

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), 1905

Box 7, Folder 2

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), 1906-1907

Box 7, Folder 3

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), 1908

Box 7, Folder 4

Incoming corr. re. Robert’s birth and early childhood, 1908

Box 7, Folder 5

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), Jan.-Sept. 24, 1909

Box 7, Folder 6

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), Sept. 26 - Dec., 1909

Box 7, Folder 7

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), 1910

Box 7, Folder 8

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), Jan. - July 1911

Box 7, Folder 9

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), Aug. - Dec. 1911

Box 7, Folder 10

Jesse & Stella Sears (incoming), 1912-1913

Box 7, Folder 11

Robert’s “grandmother,” 1913

Box 7, Folder 12

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1922-1929

Box 7, Folder 13

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1930

Box 7, Folder 14

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan. - June 1931

Box 7, Folder 15

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Nov. - Dec., 1931

Box 8, Folder 1

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1932

Box 8, Folder 2

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), May-July, 1934

Box 8, Folder 3

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Oct., 1934

Box 8, Folder 4

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Nov.-Dec., 1934

Box 8, Folder 5

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1935 (re. wedding)

Box 8, Folder 6

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1935

Box 8, Folder 7

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1935

Box 8, Folder 8

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-Sept., 1936

Box 8, Folder 9

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Oct.-Dec., 1936

Box 8, Folder 10

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-March, 1937

Box 8, Folder 11

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), April-July, 1937

Box 8, Folder 12

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Sept.-Dec., 1937

Box 9, Folder 1

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-Aug., 1938

Box 9, Folder 2

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Sept.-Dec., 1938

Box 9, Folder 3

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1939

Box 9, Folder 4

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Sept. - Dec., 1939

Box 9, Folder 5

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan. - May, 1940

Box 9, Folder 6

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), June-Dec., 1940

Box 9, Folder 7

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1941

Box 9, Folder 8

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1942

Box 9, Folder 9

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1943

Box 10, Folder 1

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-July, 1944

Box 10, Folder 2

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Dec., 1944

Box 10, Folder 3

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-May, 1945

Box 10, Folder 4

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), June-Dec., 1945

Box 10, Folder 5

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-March, 1946

Box 10, Folder 6

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), April-June, 1946

Box 10, Folder 7

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), July-Nov., 1946

Box 10, Folder 8

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Dec., 1946

Box 10, Folder 9

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1947

Box 10, Folder 10

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), May-Sept., 1947

Box 10, Folder 11

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Oct. - Dec., 1947

Box 10, Folder 12

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1948

Box 11, Folder 1

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), May-Sept., 1948

Box 11, Folder 2

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), Oct.-Dec., 1948

Box 11, Folder 3

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), 1949

Box 11, Folder 4

Jesse & Stella Sears (outgoing), undated

Box 11, Folder 5

Robert Sears (outgoing), 1918

Box 11, Folder 6

Robert Sears (outgoing), 1919

Box 11, Folder 7

Robert Sears (outgoing), 1925

Box 11, Folder 8

Robert Sears (outgoing), 1926-1928

Box 11, Folder 9

Robert Sears (outgoing), 1929

Box 11, Folder 10

Robert Sears (outgoing), Jan.-May, 1930

Box 11, Folder 11

Robert Sears (outgoing), June-Dec., 1930

Box 11, Folder 12

Robert Sears (outgoing), Jan.-July, 1931

Box 11, Folder 13

Robert Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Dec., 1931

Box 11, Folder 14

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1932

Box 11, Folder 15

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1933

Box 12, Folder 1

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1934

Box 12, Folder 2

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), May-June, 1934

Box 12, Folder 3

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July-Dec, 1934

Box 12, Folder 4

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-July, 1935

Box 12, Folder 5

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Dec, 1935

Box 12, Folder 6

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1936

Box 12, Folder 7

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1937

Box 12, Folder 8

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July-Dec., 1937

Box 12, Folder 9

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1938

Box 12, Folder 10

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1939

Box 12, Folder 11

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1940

Box 12, Folder 12

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July-Dec., 1940

Box 13, Folder 1

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1941

Box 13, Folder 2

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1942

Box 13, Folder 3

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1943

Box 13, Folder 4

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1944

Box 13, Folder 5

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July, 1944

Box 13, Folder 6

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Dec., 1944

Box 13, Folder 7

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1945

Box 13, Folder 8

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July, 1945

Box 13, Folder 9

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Aug.-Dec., 1945

Box 13, Folder 10

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1946

Box 13, Folder 11

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), May-Oct., 1946

Box 13, Folder 12

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Nov.-Dec., 1946

Box 14, Folder 1

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1947

Box 14, Folder 2

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July-Dec., 1947

Box 14, Folder 3

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1948

Box 14, Folder 4

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), July-Dec., 1948

Box 14, Folder 5

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1949

Box 14, Folder 6

Robert, Pauline, and David Sears (outgoing), 1950

Box 14, Folder 7

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1951

Box 14, Folder 8

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1952

Box 14, Folder 9

Robert, Pauline, and David Sears (outgoing), 1953

Box 14, Folder 10

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1957

Box 14, Folder 11

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), ND (ca. 1944-1950)

Box 14, Folder 12

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), ND

Box 14, Folder 13

Robert Sears (outgoing), misc. ND

Box 14, Folder 14

Robert Sears to Kenneth Pitzer, 1969

Box 14, Folder 15

Robert and Pauline Sears (outgoing), 1972 (includes family members)

Box 14, Folder 16

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1930-1935

Box 14, Folder 17

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1935-1936

Box 15, Folder 1

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1937

Box 15, Folder 2

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1938 (with photographs)

Box 15, Folder 3

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1939

Box 15, Folder 4

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1940

Box 15, Folder 5

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1940

Box 15, Folder 6

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1942-1943

Box 15, Folder 7

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1944

Box 15, Folder 8

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1945

Box 15, Folder 9

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1946 (with photographs)

Box 15, Folder 10

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1947-1948

Box 15, Folder 11

Robert and Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., Lewis Terman, 1951

Box 15, Folder 12

Robert Sears: Incoming corr., 1969-

Box 15, Folder 13

Pauline Sears: Incoming corr., 1972-1974

Box 15, Folder 14

Sears: Incoming corr., ND

Box 15, Folder 15

Norman Sears, 1930-1971

Box 15, Folder 16

Edith Sears (Tysie), 1943-1972

 

Series 4 CORRESPONDENCE: SNEDDEN FAMILY

Box 15, Folder 17

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1932

Box 15, Folder 18

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1934

Box 15, Folder 19

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1935

Box 16, Folder 1

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), July-Dec., 1935

Box 16, Folder 2

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-Feb., 1936

Box 16, Folder 3

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), March-April 3, 1936

Box 16, Folder 4

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), April 11-May, 1936

Box 16, Folder 5

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Sept.-Dec., 1936

Box 16, Folder 6

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1937

Box 16, Folder 7

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1938

Box 16, Folder 8

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), May-August, 1938

Box 16, Folder 9

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Sept.-Dec., 1938

Box 16, Folder 10

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-April, 1939

Box 16, Folder 11

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), May-Dec., 1939

Box 16, Folder 12

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan-April, 1940

Box 16, Folder 13

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), May-Dec., 1940

Box 16, Folder 14

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1941

Box 17, Folder 1

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1942

Box 17, Folder 2

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1943

Box 17, Folder 3

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-May, 1944

Box 17, Folder 4

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), June-Dec., 1944

Box 17, Folder 5

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1945

Box 17, Folder 6

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), July-Dec., 1945

Box 17, Folder 7

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-June, 1946

Box 17, Folder 8

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), July-Dec., 1946

Box 17, Folder 9

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Jan.-July, 1947

Box 17, Folder 10

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), Aug.-Dec., 1947

Box 17, Folder 11

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1948

Box 17, Folder 12

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), 1949, 1951

Box 17, Folder 13

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), ND (ca. 1936-1940)

Box 17, Folder 14

David and Genevra Snedden (outgoing), ND

Box 18, Folder 1

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1909

Box 18, Folder 2

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1934-1935

Box 18, Folder 3

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1936

Box 18, Folder 4

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1937-1938

Box 18, Folder 5

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1939-1940

Box 18, Folder 6

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1942-1944

Box 18, Folder 7

Hope Snedden and Leonard Carlsmith, 1945-1946

Box 18, Folder 8

Hope Snedden and Leonard Carlsmith, 1947

Box 18, Folder 9

Hope Snedden (outgoing), 1948

Box 18, Folder 10

Hope Snedden (outgoing), ND

Box 18, Folder 11

Janet Snedden (outgoing), 1934-1935

Box 18, Folder 12

Janet Snedden (outgoing), 1938

Box 18, Folder 13

Janet Snedden (outgoing), 1939-1941

Box 18, Folder 14

Janet Snedden (outgoing), 1943-1948

Box 18, Folder 15

Ruth Snedden (outgoing), 1935-1948

 

Series 5 SEARS FAMILY: Journals/Business Papers

Box 19, Folder 1

Sears: Retirement Arrangements

Box 19, Folder 2

Sears: House papers, 22 Appian Way House

Box 19, Folder 3

Sears: House papers, 181 Coleridge, Palo Alto

Box 19, Folder 4

Sears: House related

Box 19, Folder 5

Sears: Business/Legal

Box 19, Folder 6

Sears: Art Gallery receipts

Box 19, Folder 7

Sears/Stanford University Archives Agreement

Box 19, Folder 8

Financial Journal, 1921-1936

Box 19, Folder 9

Financial Journal, 1937-1971

Box 19, Folder 10

Financial Journal, 1927

Box 19, Folder 11

Checking Acct. Journal, 1940-1941

Box 19, Folder 12

Financial Journals (3)

 

Series 6 SEARS FAMILY: Miscellaneous

Box 20, Folder 1

Harry Johnson Sears Autobiography

Box 20, Folder 2

Pauline Sears, VITA

Box 20, Folder 3

Norman Sears, Christmas gift, 1918

Box 20, Folder 4

Sears: clippings and articles

Box 20, Folder 5

Sears: clippings and articles

Box 20, Folder 6

Miscellaneous items

Box 20, Folder 7

Robert Sears: Press release

Box 20, Folder 8

Pauline and Robert Sears: retirement papers

Box 20, Folder 9

Notes found in Identification and Child Rearing by Robert Sears

Box 20

“Papers Published in Journals, Bulletins, Yearbooks, and Proceedings, 1915-1953,” by Jesse B. Sears

 

Series 7 SEARS/SNEDDEN: Photographs

Box 21, Folder 1

Sears Family

Box 21, Folder 2

J.B. Sears

Box 21, Folder 3

J.B. Sears

Box 21, Folder 4

Robert Sears (early school)

Box 21, Folder 5

Robert Sears

Box 21, Folder 6

Robert Sears

Box 21, Folder 7

Robert and Pauline Sears

Box 21, Folder 8

Robert and Pauline Sears

Box 21, Folder 9

Sears (houses, pets, etc.)

Box 21, Folder 10

Snedden Family

Box 21, Folder 11

unknown

Box 21, Folder 12

Misc. negatives

Box 21, Folder 13

Glass slide: High School Play Production

Box 21, Folder 14

Snedden Family

Physical Description: 1 film reel (8mm)
Box 21, Folder 15

unknown

Physical Description: 1 film reel (8mm)
 

Series 8 SEARS/SNEDDEN: Ephemera, Publications, Oversize

Box 22, Folder 1

Sears: WW II ephemera

Box 22, Folder 2

Sears: WW II ephemera

Box 22, Folder 3

Sears: WW II ephemera

Box 22, Folder 4

Sears: WW II ephemera (photographs: NDRC gunnery)

Box 22, Folder 5

Sears: WW II ephemera (16 mm film: NDRC gunnery, 2 rolls)

 

Snedden Family publications

Box 23

1. “Anna O’Keefe and Samuel Snedden, 1867-1975” (compiled by Virginia Culbert, 1975)

Box 23

2. “Six Generations in California: Anna O’Keefe & Samuel Snedden 1867-1986” (compiled by Virginia Culbert, 1985)

Box 23

3. “Mountain Cattle and Frontier People” - Genevra Sisson Snedden

Box 23

4. “Docas, Indian of Santa Clara” - Genevra S. Snedden

Box 23

5. “A Memorial to Genevra Sisson Snedden” - David Snedden (2 cc)

Box 23

6. “Recollections” - David Snedden (2 cc)

Box 24

Robert Sears: ephemera (includes books, artwork as child)

Box 25

Robert Sears: ephemera (newspaper clippings, awards, photographs, drawings)

Box 26

File box: Psychology Test questions/answers (on file cards)