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Guide to the Willard J. Classen Collection of Stanford Memorabilia
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • General note

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0980
    Creator: Classen, Willard J.
    Creator: Classen, Willard J.
    Title: Willard J. Classen collection of Stanford memorabilia
    Dates: 1915-1985
    Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
    Summary: Materials pertaining to Classen's years as a student include the student handbook for 1918-19; the songbook for the Junior Opera "Three of a Kind," 1919; and commencement programs and ephemera, 1921-22. Other materials include F. W. Loel's "Stratigraphy of the Salinas Valley," geology 7B class paper with original illustrations and map, 1915; postcard photograph of Stanford geologists Howard Kirk, William A. Clark, Linn Farish, and Thomas F. Stipp taken in Mexico circa 1926; ephemera regarding Edwin Theodore Dumble, 1924; John G. Goode's booklet "The Big Game, A Different Perspective," 1985; Stanford football game tickets, 1930-77; brochures and booklets on the Stanford Barn, the history of the founding of the University, Glenn "Pop" Warner, and Palo Alto; the Daily Palo Alto Memorial Number (ca. 1919); and assorted clippings and newspapers on athletics and Stanford history.
    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

    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

    Willard J. Classen Collection of Stanford Memorabilia (SC0980). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Willard J. Classen earned his A.B. in geology at Stanford University in 1922.

    Description of the Collection

    Materials pertaining to Classen's years as a student include the student handbook for 1918-19; the songbook for the Junior Opera "Three of a Kind," 1919; and commencement programs and ephemera, 1921-22. Other materials include F. W. Loel's "Stratigraphy of the Salinas Valley," geology 7B class paper with original illustrations and map, 1915; postcard photograph of Stanford geologists Howard Kirk, William A. Clark, Linn Farish, and Thomas F. Stipp taken in Mexico circa 1926; ephemera regarding Edwin Theodore Dumble, 1924; John G. Goode's booklet "The Big Game, A Different Perspective," 1985; Stanford football game tickets, 1930-77; brochures and booklets on the Stanford Barn, the history of the founding of the University, Glenn "Pop" Warner, and Palo Alto; the Daily Palo Alto Memorial Number (ca. 1919); and assorted clippings and newspapers on athletics and Stanford history.

    Access Terms

    Clark, William A. (William Andrews), 1839-1925.
    Classen, Willard J.
    Farish, Linn M.
    Farish, Linn M.
    Goode, John G.
    Goode, John G.
    Kirk, Howard Manning.
    Kirk, Howard Manning.
    Loel, F. W.
    Loel, F. W.
    Stanford University -- General subdivision--Students.;
    Stanford University. Department of Athletics.
    Stipp, Thomas F., (Thomas Franklin)
    Warner, Glenn S. (Glenn Scobey), 1871-1954

    General note

    Classen's freshman cap (or "dink") is housed in the Stanford University Archives Museum Collection (AM 1993-08).