Guide to the Frances Edna Felin Papers

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

Call Number: SC0417
Creator: Felin, Frances Edna, 1909-
Title: Frances Edna Felin papers
Dates: 1937-1956
Bulk Dates: 1937-1940
Physical Description: 1 Linear feet
Summary: Collection consists of her research notes and graphs, 1937-38, from her doctoral dissertation on plankton in Searsville Lake on the Stanford campus; a typescript draft of the dissertation, 1940; and a paper on the growth of swordtails and Pacific sardine, 1956.
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

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

Frances Edna Felin Papers (SC0417). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Felin earned her master's (1937) and her doctoral (1940) degrees in biology from Stanford University.

Description of the Collection

Collection consists of her research notes and graphs, 1937-38, from her doctoral dissertation on plankton in Searsville Lake on the Stanford campus; a typescript draft of the dissertation, 1940; and a paper on the growth of swordtails and Pacific sardine, 1956.

Access Terms

Felin, Frances Edna, 1909-
Plankton --California.
Searsville Lake (Calif.)


Collection Contents

 

Papers 1937-1956

Box 1, Folder 1

Draft of her dissertation on plankton in Searsville Lake 1940

Box 1, Folder 2

Notes on Growth Rates and Food Levels; Sources Cited for notes on Fish Undated

Box 1, Folder 3

Field Notes on Plankton 1937-1938

Box 1, Folder 4

Notes on Plankton Count at Searsville Lake 1937 May-June

Box 1, Folder 5

Notes on Plankton Count at Searsville Lake 1937 September-December

Box 1, Folder 6

Notes on Plankton Count at Searsville Lake 1938 January-May

Box 1, Folder 7

Notes on Plankton Count at Searsville Lake 1938 May-June

Box 1, Folder 8

Notes on Plankton Count at Searsville Lake 1938 July-August

Box 2, Folder 1

Data on Plankton from Searsville Lake Undated

Box 2, Folder 2

Notes on Plankton at the Bottom of Searsville Lake Undated

Box 2, Folder 3

Graphs on Plankton Data from Searsville Lake Undated

Box 2, Folder 4

Report on the Study of Plankton Undated

Box 2, Folder 5

Instructions on Stream, Lake, and Game Survey 1937

Box 2, Folder 6

Manuscript on Growth of Swordtails and Pacific Sardine 1956