Guide to the Edwin Ogden Driggs 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: SC0441
Creator: Driggs, Edwin Ogden.
Title: Edwin Ogden Driggs papers
Dates: 1927-1955
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Diary and photograph album of this Stanford undergraduate's participation in the 1928 Olympics as a member of the U.S. swimming team; newsclippings regarding Mr. Driggs and the Stanford swimming team, 1928-30; correspondence regarding the Olympics, 1928 and 1948; student and alumni ephemera, 1930-51; and several loose photographs, 1927-1955, including one of 3 men in their Encina dorm room (1927). Photograph album includes two photos of Johnny Weismuller.
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 Mrs. Edwin Driggs, 1979.

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

Edwin Ogden Driggs Papers (SC0441). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Diary and photograph album of this Stanford undergraduate's participation in the 1928 Olympics as a member of the U.S. swimming team; newsclippings regarding Mr. Driggs and the Stanford swimming team, 1928-30; correspondence regarding the Olympics, 1928 and 1948; student and alumni ephemera, 1930-51; and several loose photographs, 1927-1955, including one of 3 men in their Encina dorm room (1927). Photograph album includes two photos of Johnny Weismuller.

Access Terms

Driggs, Edwin Ogden.
Olympic Games (9th : 1928 : Amsterdam, Netherlands).
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Students.
Weismuller, Johnny.
Albums
Diaries.
Swimming.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Papers