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Guide to the Scrapbook of letters to George E. Crothers SC0850
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Scrapbook of letters to George E. Crothers
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0850
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Storage Unit: 1
    Physical Description: 1.0 volume(s)
    Date: 1946
    Summary: This scrapbook was presented to George E. Crothers by students of Stanford Law School in appreciation of his donation of Crothers Hall, a dormitory for law students. The letters are from law school alumni, faculty, administrators, and Stanford Trustees, including Herbert Hoover, Donald B. Tresidder, Ray Lyman Wilbur, Marion R. Kirkwood, Herbert C. Jones, and Earl Warren. The scrapbook has an illuminated title page with hand calligraphy by C.C.M.

    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

    Scrapbook of Letters to George E. Crothers (SC0850). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    George E. Crothers was a Judge and member of the Stanford Board of Trustees (1902-1912). He served as attorney to Jane Lathrop Stanford and was part donor of two graduate dormitories at Stanford University.

    Description of the Collection

    This scrapbook was presented to George E. Crothers by students of Stanford Law School in appreciation of his donation of Crothers Hall, a dormitory for law students. The letters are from law school alumni, faculty, administrators, and Stanford Trustees, including Herbert Hoover, Donald B. Tresidder, Ray Lyman Wilbur, Marion R. Kirkwood, Herbert C. Jones, and Earl Warren. The scrapbook has an illuminated title page with hand calligraphy by C.C.M.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Crothers, George E. (George Edward), 1870-1957.
    Crothers, George Edward,, 1870-1957.
    Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
    Hoover, Herbert,, 1874-1964.
    Jones, Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin), 1881-1970.
    Jones, Herbert C., ((Herbert Coffin),), 1880-1970.
    Kirkwood, Marion Rice, 1887-1978.
    Kirkwood, Marion Rice,, 1887-1978.
    Stanford University. Crother's Hall.
    Stanford University. School of Law.
    Tresidder, Donald Bertrand, 1894-1948
    Tresidder, Donald Bertrand,, 1894-1948.
    Warren, Earl, 1891-1974.
    Warren, Earl,, 1891-1974.
    Wilbur, Ray L., (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949