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Guide to the Stanford University, Institute of American History, Records SC0162
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Stanford University, Institute of American History, records
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0162
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 6.25 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1938-1973
    Summary: The administrative records include correspondence predating the Institute's official founding, correspondence regarding THE CRISIS OF THE UNION (1966), manuscripts of articles, publications, materials relating to conferences, workshops, committees, special scholarships, the Coe fellowships, and other Institute activities.
    creator: Stanford University. Institute of American History

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Administrative transfer, History Department: Institute of American History, 1977.

    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

    Stanford University, Institute of American History, Records (SC0162). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The Institute was founded in 1942 by Professor Edgar E. Robinson and the Stanford History Department to examine current conceptions of American History, and current methods of presenting American History in the schools, colleges and university.

    Description of the Collection

    The administrative records include correspondence predating the Institute's official founding, correspondence regarding THE CRISIS OF THE UNION (1966), manuscripts of articles, publications, materials relating to conferences, workshops, committees, special scholarships, the Coe fellowships, and other Institute activities.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Robinson, Edgar E.
    Robinson, Edgar E.
    Stanford University. Coe Fellowships.
    Stanford University. Dept. of History.
    Stanford University. Institute of American History
    Toynbee, Arnold,, 1889-1975.
    Toynbee, Arnold.