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Guide to the Eulalia Richardson Mitchell Scrapbook
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Description
The scrapbook documents her student years at Stanford and includes receipts, class registration cards, clippings, programs, dance cards, invitations, valentines, and other memorabilia, 1906-1911. There are also scrapbook pages containing postcards of Stanford, 1906-1911; of note are the woodpeckers' tree in Dr. Jordan's garden, Theodore Roosevelt speaking at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, the original boat house at Lake Lagunita, and the 1910 bonfire structure.
Background
Eulalia Richardson earned her A.B. in physics at Stanford University in May 1910 and her M.A. in 1911. Her master's thesis was entitled "A Study of the Light Reflected From Aniline Dyes and a Few Other Substances in Collodion and Gelatine Films." She married Shives Mitchell in 1918.
Extent
0.5 linear foot
Restrictions
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.
Availability
This collection is open for research.