Guide to the History of the Stanford Campus of 1894

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: SC0203
Creator: Ballard, Roy Page.
Title: History of the Stanford campus of 1894
Dates: 1894
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: Notes and outlines for a history of the Stanford campus area originally prepared for a class assignment. Focusing on the pre-Palo Alto Stock Farm period, Ballard's subjects include early inhabitants, Spanish ownership, land grants and title deeds, and early residents such as Peter Coutts, George Gordon, Jose Pena, and Sandy Wilson. Also included is part of the final draft manuscript, "The Rise of Private Property in California."
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

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

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Cite As

History of the Stanford campus of 1894 (SC0203). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Graduate of Stanford University in history (A.B. May 1897).

Description of the Collection

Notes and outlines for a history of the Stanford campus area originally prepared for a class assignment. Focusing on the pre-Palo Alto Stock Farm period, Ballard's subjects include early inhabitants, Spanish ownership, land grants and title deeds, and early residents such as Peter Coutts, George Gordon, Jose Pena, and Sandy Wilson. Also included is part of the final draft manuscript, "The Rise of Private Property in California."

Access Terms

Ayreshire Farm.
Ballard, Roy Page.
Coutts, Peter.
Gordon, George.
Palo Alto Stock Farm.
Pena, Jose.
San Francisquito Ranch.
Stanford University--History.
Wilson, Sandy, violoncellist
Manuscripts (for publication).
Palo Alto (Calif.)


Collection Contents

Box 1

Notes and outlines 1894