Guide to the Stanford University, Department of Biology, Division of Systematic Biology, Records

compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
December 2010
Copyright © 2010 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0256
Creator: Stanford Oceanographic Expedition
Creator: Stanford University. Dept. of Biology. Division of Systematic Biology.
Title: Stanford University, Department of Biology, Division of Systematic Biology, records
Dates: 1949-1970
Physical Description: 3 Linear feet
Summary: Primarily office files regarding the Station such as information on the Te Vega program, the opening of the new Hopkins Marine Station facility, and graduates of the station. Also includes faculty meeting minutes, a study for apartment units at the Station, files from the Division of Systematic Biology, and unpublished reports from Te Vega expeditions, 1967-68.
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

Administrative transfers, Department of Biology, 1981, and Hopkins Marine Station Library, 1993.

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, Department of Biology, Division of Systematic Biology, Records (SC0256). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Hopkins Marine Station, in Pacific Grove, California, was founded in 1893 by Stanford University as the Hopkins Seaside Laboratory. It is administered through the Division of Systematic Biology of Stanford's Department of Biology.

Description of the Collection

Primarily office files regarding the Station such as information on the Te Vega program, the opening of the new Hopkins Marine Station facility, and graduates of the station. Also includes faculty meeting minutes, a study for apartment units at the Station, files from the Division of Systematic Biology, and unpublished reports from Te Vega expeditions, 1967-68.

Access Terms

Brandin, Alf E.
Brooks, Howard E.
Creighton, Kenneth D.
Gilmartin, Malvern.
Grobstein, Clifford, 1916-
Holm, Richard W.
Kennedy, Donald, 1931-
Miller, William F.
Morales, Hilbert.
Price, Donald L.
Ray, Dixie Lee.
Sears, Robert Richardson, 1908-
Stanford University. Dept. of Biology--Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of Biology. Division of Systematic Biology.
Stanford University. Hopkins Marine Station.
Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
Thurber, James.
Marine biology.
Minutes.
Te Vega.


Collection Contents

 

Records

Box 1, Folder 1

Hopkins Marine Station--Te Vega Program April 1966-

Box 1, Folder 2

Hopkins Marine Station--Te Vega Program March 1957--March 1966

Box 1, Folder 3

Hopkins Marine Station--Proteus Proposal to NSE July 1, 1969

Box 1, Folder 4

Te Vega Expedition

Box 1, Folder 5

Hopkins Marine Station Opening

Box 1, Folder 6

Hopkins Marine Station--Gilmartin Biological Oceanography Program

Box 1, Folder 7

Hopkins Marine Station--Te Vega Advisory Committee

Box 1, Folder 8

Hopkins Marine Station Sept. 1, 1963--March 31, 1965

Box 1, Folder 9

Hopkins Marine Station Jan. 1, 1968

Box 1, Folder 10

Hopkins Marine Station Sept. 1, 1966--Dec. 31, 1967

Box 1, Folder 11

Graduates

Box 1, Folder 12

Faculty meeting minutes Sept. 30, 1964--Dec. 1970

Box 1, Folder 13

Hopkins Marine Station thru Aug. 31, 1963

Box 1, Folder 14

Hopkins Marine Station Studies for Apartment Units

Box 1, Folder 15

Ten year appraisal May 1964

Box 1, Folder 16

Hopkins Marine Station various proposals--long range studies, 1965-1975; Master Plan, Mar. 29, 1967

Box 1, Folder 17

Hopkins Marine Station--Peru

Box 1, Folder 18

Faculty meeting minutes Oct. 1, 1958--June 10, 1964

Box 2, Folder 1

Hopkins Marine Station Apr. 1, 1965--Aug. 31, 1966

Box 2, Folder 2

Faculty meeting minutes Oct. 14, 1949--May 28, 1958

Box 2, Folder 3

Biology building correspondence Dec. 31, 1963--July 21, 1967

Box 2, Folder 4

Division of Systematic Biology Zoological Connections--California Academy of Sciences

Box 2, Folder 5

Division of Systematic Biology letters re future of Systematics, etc.

Box 2, Folder 6

Division of Systematic Biology construction

Box 2, Folder 7

Division of Systematic Biology NHM

Box 2, Folder 8

Division of Systematic Biology Natural History Museum Zoological Collection

Box 3

Stanford Oceanographic Expedition 16. Gulf of California. Sept. 16--Dec. 1, 1967

Box 3

Stanford Oceanographic Expedition 17. Eastern Tropical Pacific. Equatorial Current System and Galapagos Archipelago. Jan. 3--Mar. 24, 1968

Box 4

Stanford Oceanographic Expedition 19. Eastern Tropical Pacific. Equatorial Current System and Galapago Archipelago. June 26--Sept. 1, 1968

Box 4

Stanford Oceanographic Expedition 20. A Broad Inquiry into the Bilogical Oceanography of the Eastern Tropical Pacific. Sept. 16--Dec. 1, 1968

Box 5, Folder 1

R.V. Te Vega Conversion Specifications, 1962-63. Companies involved are National Steel and Shipbuilding and Harco Engineering; includes 1 drawing.

Box 6

Stanford Oceanographic Expedition 18. Eastern Tropical Pacific. Ecological, Systematic, and Distributional Studies of the Coastal Fauna and Flora between Paita, Peru and Magdalena Bay, Baja California. April 4-June 16, 1968