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Guide to the Stanford University, President's Office, Records
SC0041  
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • SCOPE AND CONTENT
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0041
    Creator: Stanford University. President's Office.
    Title: Stanford University, President's Office, records
    Dates: 1893-1960
    Physical Description: 12 Linear feet
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Dept. 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

    Custodial History

    Administrative transfer, 1968-1975.

    Information about Access

    None.

    Ownership & Copyright

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.

    Cite As

    [Identification of item], Stanford University President's Office Miscellaneous Records, SC 041, Stanford University Archives, Stanford, Calif.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    These records include letters from the President to the Board of Trustees, 1902-1948; budget records, 1906-1960; departmental appointment records, 1901-1909; salary rolls and letters of appointment, 1901-1924; contracts and agreements largely between Jane Stanford and David Starr Jordan, 1893-1902, regarding faculty salaries and university fees, budget matters, and the ground lease for University land; and reports of committee actions, 1898-1910. Presidents represented in these records are: David Starr Jordan (1891-1913), John Casper Branner (1913-1915), Ray Lyman Wilbur (1915-1943), and Donald B. Tresidder (1943-1948).

    Access Terms

    Branner, John Caspar, 1850-1922
    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
    Stanford University. Board of Trustees.
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
    Tresidder, Donald Bertrand, 1894-1948
    Wilbur, Ray L. (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949