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Guide to the Hubert Oliver Jenkins Papers
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Description
Papers document his academic career at Stanford and include drawings and notes from science classes, 1903-1907; notes from a class at Hopkins Marine Station, 1932; and notes, maps, financial accounts, and a diary from his doctoral research on meadow mice in Benwood Meadows, Eldorado County, California, 1937-1939. Other items include his high school notebook, reprints, maps, and an abstract of his dissertation.
Background
Hubert Oliver Jenkins, born in Terre Haute, Indiana, in 1885, was the son of Stanford. professor Oliver P. Jenkins. He received his A.B. in zoology from Stanford in 1907 and his M.S. in biology and public health from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After 1931 he taught in the geology and natural history department at Sacramento Junior College in Sacramento, CA. Jenkins completed his Ph.D. in biology at Stanford in 1940. In 1958 he published Glaciation in Big Bend National Park, Texas (Sacramento: Sacramento State College Foundation).
Extent
1.75 Linear feet
Restrictions
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.
Availability
This collection is open for research.