Guide to The Stanford Years, Being an Excerpt from "Memoranda," the Unpublished Autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover

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

Call Number: SCM0231
Creator: Hoover, Theodore Jesse, 1871-1955.
Title: The Stanford years, being an excerpt from "memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover:
Dates: Undated
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
Summary: Manuscript (typescript) excerpt from "Memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover. As most of the papers of Dean Hoover were lost in a fire, this manuscript provides valuable insight into the world of an early Stanford student, professor, and administrator (1897-1936).
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 Hilda Hoover McLean, 1977.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Cite As

The Stanford years, being an excerpt from "memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover (SCM0231). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Head, Department of Mining and Metallurgy (1919- ) and founding dean of the School of Engineering (1925-1936). Stanford class of 1901.

Description of the Collection

Manuscript (typescript) excerpt from "Memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover. As most of the papers of Dean Hoover were lost in a fire, this manuscript provides valuable insight into the world of an early Stanford student, professor, and administrator (1897-1936).

Access Terms

Hoover, Theodore Jesse, 1871-1955.
Stanford University. School of Engineering. Faculty..


Collection Contents

Box 1

Typescript