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Guide to the Lee Emerson Bassett House Records SCM0178
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Lee Emerson Bassett house records
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0178
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1909-1981
    Summary: Included in this collection are specifications by the architect, A. W. Smith; bills and one letter from Leon S. Bean, general contractor, 1909; an accounting for the cost of the house; a clipping about this house and one being constructed for Prof. A. B. Clark, 1909; a photograph of the house, with the Bassetts and their son David on the steps, ca. 1911; and two letters from Lucile Bassett (Mrs. David L. Bassett) with information on Prof. Bassett and his wife, 1981.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Gift of Mrs. David L. Bassett, 1987.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Cite As

    Lee Emerson Bassett House Records (SCM0178). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Lee Emerson Bassett, professor of Speech and Drama at Stanford University from 1900 to 1938, built his home on campus at 740 Santa Ynez Street.

    Description of the Collection

    Included in this collection are specifications by the architect, A. W. Smith; bills and one letter from Leon S. Bean, general contractor, 1909; an accounting for the cost of the house; a clipping about this house and one being constructed for Prof. A. B. Clark, 1909; a photograph of the house, with the Bassetts and their son David on the steps, ca. 1911; and two letters from Lucile Bassett (Mrs. David L. Bassett) with information on Prof. Bassett and his wife, 1981.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Bassett, Lee Emerson, 1872-.
    Photoprints.