Space Tree Records

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
November 2010
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SCM0112
Creator: Stanford University
Title: Space tree records
Dates: 1985-1987
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (5 items)
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.
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/university-archives

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

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.

Access Terms

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


Collection Contents

Box 1

Records