Guide to the John Pearce Mitchell Papers SCM0281

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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Title: John Pearce Mitchell papers
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0281
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1903-1971
Summary: These papers contain notices from the President's Office, 1916-1918, pertaining to grades for students leaving because of the military draft, alternate seating during exams, influenza epidemic, and student discipline; form letter and report for the 1903/04 year of the Students Guild Hospital; correspondence (largely incoming), 1909-1921 and 1946, pertaining to committee appointments and business, possibility of a tailor's shop at Fallen Leaf Lake for the Army Training camp, and a follow up on a speech by Mitchell in 1946; and assorted certificates and awards, 1944-71.
creator: Mitchell, John Pearce, 1880-1973
creator: Mitchell, John Pearce,, b. 1880.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

John Pearce Mitchell Papers (SCM0281). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Mitchell, who earned his A.B. (1903), A.M. (1904), and Ph.D. (1907) from Stanford University, was Registrar and Professor of Chemistry.

Description of the Collection

These papers contain notices from the President's Office, 1916-1918, pertaining to grades for students leaving because of the military draft, alternate seating during exams, influenza epidemic, and student discipline; form letter and report for the 1903/04 year of the Students Guild Hospital; correspondence (largely incoming), 1909-1921 and 1946, pertaining to committee appointments and business, possibility of a tailor's shop at Fallen Leaf Lake for the Army Training camp, and a follow up on a speech by Mitchell in 1946; and assorted certificates and awards, 1944-71.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Mitchell, John Pearce, 1880-1973
Stanford University--Administration.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Students.;
Students Guild of Leland Stanford Junior University.
Hospitals--California--Palo Alto.

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Papers