Guide to the George Mann Richardson Letter to Firstall

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

Call Number: SCM0149
Creator: Richardson, George Mann, 1863-
Title: George Mann Richardson letter to Firstall
Dates: 1892 Apr 17
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (5 leaves)
Summary: Letter recounting the first year at Stanford University, in particular difficulties from the lack of equipment, the success of the football team in its first game against Berkeley, and a hiking trip Richardson and his wife took from Stanford to Pescadero. Includes original letter and typescript copy.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

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

George Mann Richardson letter to Firstall (SCM0149). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Professor of Organic Chemistry at Stanford University (1891-1902).

Description of the Collection

Letter recounting the first year at Stanford University, in particular difficulties from the lack of equipment, the success of the football team in its first game against Berkeley, and a hiking trip Richardson and his wife took from Stanford to Pescadero. Includes original letter and typescript copy.

Access Terms

Richardson, George Mann, 1863-
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Sports.;
Stanford University. Department of Athletics.
Big Game.
Hiking --California --San Mateo County.
Hiking--California--San Mateo County.
Pescadero (Calif.)


Collection Contents

Box 1

Letter