Guide to the Charles Stanford Family Photograph Album

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: A0022
Creator: Stanford, Charles, 1819-1885.
Title: Charles Stanford family photograph album
Dates: ca. 1866-1890
Physical Description: 1 volume (24 cabinet cards, 15 cartes de visite, 2 tintypes, 1 watercolor)
Summary: Photographs of Charles Stanford, his wife Jane Paige Stanford, their children, and grandchildren; individuals include Nora Stanford Wells, William Twining Wells, Maude Stanford Kinmonth, Gladys Wells Griffith, Charles Stanford [1857-1917], Jennie Stanford Byington, and Welton Stanford. Photographs were identified by Gladys Wells Griffith in 1964 and occasionally include anecdotes. Also includes a watercolor sketch with humorous verse.
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 Frank W. Griffith, 1964.

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

>Charles Stanford Family Photograph Album (A0022). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Charles Stanford was a brother of Leland Stanford.

Description of the Collection

Photographs of Charles Stanford, his wife Jane Paige Stanford, their children, and grandchildren; individuals include Nora Stanford Wells, William Twining Wells, Maude Stanford Kinmonth, Gladys Wells Griffith, Charles Stanford [1857-1917], Jennie Stanford Byington, and Welton Stanford. Photographs were identified by Gladys Wells Griffith in 1964 and occasionally include anecdotes. Also includes a watercolor sketch with humorous verse.

Access Terms

Byington, Jennie Stanford, 1860-1921.
Griffith, Gladys Wells, 1883-
Kinmonth, Maude Stanford, 1866-
Stanford, Charles, 1819-1885.
Stanford, Charles, 1857-1917.
Stanford, Jane Paige, 1820-1896.
Stanford, Welton, 1849-1922.
Wells, Nora Stanford, 1855-
Wells, William Twining.
Albums.
Photoprints
Tintypes.

General note

Bound in leather, with stamped leather cover, gold tooling, and red velvet inlay.

Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album