Guide to the Lester L. Frank Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0529
Creator: Frank, Lester L.
Title: Lester L. Frank papers
Dates: 1905-1909
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Collection pertains to Frank's student days at Stanford University and includes registration cards and Encina Hall receipts, 1906-1908; "Report of the Alumni Committee Findings of Fact and Conclusions," 1908, regarding the student/administration conflict over alcohol; loose photographs of Frank and other students, including his roommates and their Encina Hall room; a scrapbook of clippings and ephemera on athletics and social events, 1905-1909; and an album of photographs of Stanford campus scenes (Frenchman's Tower, the bonfire, Encina Hall rooms, commencement), athletics, student excursions off campus, and some family photographs. The album also includes images of a military camp, which may be the Mt. Tamalpais Military Academy camp.
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

Provenance

Gift of Valery E. Goodman-Plater, 1997.

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

Lester L. Frank Papers (SC0529). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Lester L. Frank earned his A. B. in economics at Stanford University in May 1910.

Description of the Collection

Collection pertains to Frank's student days at Stanford University and includes registration cards and Encina Hall receipts, 1906-1908; "Report of the Alumni Committee Findings of Fact and Conclusions," 1908, regarding the student/administration conflict over alcohol; loose photographs of Frank and other students, including his roommates and their Encina Hall room; a scrapbook of clippings and ephemera on athletics and social events, 1905-1909; and an album of photographs of Stanford campus scenes (Frenchman's Tower, the bonfire, Encina Hall rooms, commencement), athletics, student excursions off campus, and some family photographs. The album also includes images of a military camp, which may be the Mt. Tamalpais Military Academy camp.

Access Terms

Frank, Lester L.
Mt. Tamalpais Military Academy.
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Student housing.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Class of 1910.
Stanford University. Encina Hall.
Albums
College students--California
Photoprints
Scrapbooks


Collection Contents

Box 1

Papers 1905-1909