Guide to the Stanford University, Board of Trustees, Safe Deposit Box Documents

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: SC0766
Creator: Stanford University. Board of Trustees.
Title: Stanford University, Board of Trustees, safe deposit box documents
Dates: 1860-1948
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Summary: Assorted documents once kept in a bank safe deposit box including copy of the Founding Grant, 1885; Petition by Leland Stanford Junior University and of individual trustees for the ascertainment of the existence and terms of, and for the determination of the validity and legal effect of grants or other instruments, creating, changing or affecting trusts and estates for the founding, endowment, and maintenance of the Leland Stanford Junior University, 1906; certified copy of minutes of the Board of Trustees contained in Volume One for November 14, 1885 and August 29, 1903 to April 30, 1904; inventory and appraisal of the estate of Leland Stanford, 1893; Organization of the Board of Trustees, Nov. 1, 1901; and U. S. Patent of Esquon Ranch to Samuel Neal (Butte County, Calif.), with plat map, dated April 3, 1860.
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.

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, Board of Trustees, Safe Deposit Box Documents (SC0766). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Assorted documents once kept in a bank safe deposit box including copy of the Founding Grant, 1885; Petition by Leland Stanford Junior University and of individual trustees for the ascertainment of the existence and terms of, and for the determination of the validity and legal effect of grants or other instruments, creating, changing or affecting trusts and estates for the founding, endowment, and maintenance of the Leland Stanford Junior University, 1906; certified copy of minutes of the Board of Trustees contained in Volume One for November 14, 1885 and August 29, 1903 to April 30, 1904; inventory and appraisal of the estate of Leland Stanford, 1893; Organization of the Board of Trustees, Nov. 1, 1901; and U. S. Patent of Esquon Ranch to Samuel Neal (Butte County, Calif.), with plat map, dated April 3, 1860.

Access Terms

Neal, Samuel.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University. Board of Trustees.
Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.
Land grants.


Collection Contents

 

Safe Deposit Box Documents

Box 1, Folder 1

Copy of the Founding Grant 1885

Box 1, Folder 2

Petition by Leland Stanford Junior University and of individual trustees for the ascertainment of the existence and terms of, and for the determination of the validity and legal effect of grants or other instruments, creating, changing or affecting trusts and estates for the founding, endowment, and maintenance of the Leland Stanford Junior University 1906

Box 1, Folder 3

Certified copy of minutes of the Board of Trustees contained in Volume One for Nov 14, 1885, Aug 29, 1903-Apr 30, 1904

Box 1, Folder 4

Inventory and appraisal of the estate of Leland Stanford 1893

Box 1, Folder 5

Organization of the Board of Trustees Nov. 1, 1901

Box 2

U. S. Patent of Esquon Ranch to Samuel Neal (Butte County, Calif.), with plat map April 3, 1860