Guide to the Francis J. Batchelder Correspondence

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

Call Number: SC1025
Creator: Batchelder, Francis J., 1872-1937.
Title: Francis J. Batchelder correspondence
Dates: 1891-1939
Bulk Dates: 1891-1893
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Summary: Correspondence regarding student life at Stanford. Also includes correspondence (1939) from Mrs. Grace Batchelder about her husband, Francis.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Grace Batchelder, 1939, to the Stanford Library; transferred to University Archives, 1967.

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

Francis J. Batchelder Correspondence (SC1025). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Batchelder was the first student to register at Stanford, October 1, 1891. He attended Stanford 1891-1893 and 1903-1904.

Description of the Collection

Correspondence of Batchelder with family and friends pertains to student life at Stanford. Collection also includes correspondence (1939) from Mrs. Grace Batchelder about her husband, Francis, and correspondence regarding the donation of the letters to Stanford.

Access Terms

Batchelder, Francis J., 1872-1937.
Batchelder, Grace.
Batchelder, Grace.
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Students.;


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence, outgoing to family 1891 May - Sep 21

Scope and Content Note

mother and sisters, AlB & TLS, 52 letters
Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence, outgoing to family 1891 Sept. 27-1892 Feb.

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence, outgoing to family 1892 Mar.-Aug.

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence, outgoing to family 1892 Sept.-1895 April

Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence, outgoing to friends 1891-1892

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence, Mrs. Francis Batchelder (Grace) to Dr. O. L. Elliott re donation of Batchelder's correspondence to Stanford 1939

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence, Mrs. Francis Batchelder (Grace) to Dr. Ray Lyman Wilbur re donation of Batchelder's correspondence to Stanford 1939

Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence, Dr. O. L. Elliott and Dr. Ray Lyman Wilbur re donation of Batchelder's correspondence to Stanford 1939