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Space Tree Records SCM0112
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  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection

  • Title: Space tree records
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0112
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 5.0 item(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1985-1987
    Summary: Records consist of certificate of authenticity, 1985, two photographs of the seedling tree, map showing campus location, and memo from Herb Fong, grounds and custodial manager, Stanford University, 1987.

    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

    Space Tree Records (SCM0112). Department of Special Collections and Stanford University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The space tree is a redwood tree planted on the Stanford University campus that was grown from a seed flown aboard the U.S. Space Shuttle Challenger, July 29 to August 6, 1985.

    Description of the Collection

    Records consist of certificate of authenticity, 1985, two photographs of the seedling tree, map showing campus location, and memo from Herb Fong, grounds and custodial manager, Stanford University, 1987.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Challenger (Spacecraft).
    Challenger (spacecraft).
    Fong, Herb.
    Fong, Herb.