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Guide to the Traditions in Stanford Student Life
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0111
    Creator: Price, Louise.
    Title: Traditions in Stanford student life
    Dates: 1891-1936
    Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
    Summary: This collection consists of rough draft essays, data and notes accumulated by Ms. Louise Price during the 1935-1936 academic year as part of a project under Professor W. H. Cowley, then of Ohio State University and later of Stanford University. The material concerns primarily social traditions but also touches scholastic, athletic, philanthropic and other traditions. The study focuses on student life in the first forty-five years of Stanford University. Formal celebrations and observances, honorary and semi-honorary societies, publications and on-going student organizations are covered.
    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 W. H. Cowley, 1973.

    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

    Traditions in Stanford Student Life (SC0111). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Description of the Collection

    This collection consists of rough draft essays, data and notes accumulated by Ms. Louise Price during the 1935-1936 academic year as part of a project under Professor W. H. Cowley, then of Ohio State University and later of Stanford University. The material concerns primarily social traditions but also touches scholastic, athletic, philanthropic and other traditions. The study focuses on student life in the first forty-five years of Stanford University. Formal celebrations and observances, honorary and semi-honorary societies, publications and on-going student organizations are covered.

    Access Terms

    Children's Hospital at Stanford.
    Price, Louise.
    Stanford University--History.
    Stanford University--Students.
    Fraternities--History.
    Honor societies--History.
    Honor systems--History.
    Sororities--History.
    Student activities.
    Student life--1891-1935.
    Student life--Women--1891-1935.
    Student publications.
    Students' societies.
    Traditions.