Guide to the Mary Wilhelmine Williams Papers , 1911-1943

Processed by Ralph W. Hansen; machine-readable finding aid created by C. Del Anderson
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
© 1998
The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Mary Wilhelmine Williams Papers , 1911-1943

Collection number: M0047

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Ralph W. Hansen
Date Completed:
1963, Feb.
Encoded by:
C. Del Anderson
© 1998 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mary Wilhelmine Williams Papers ,
Date (inclusive): 1911-1943
Collection number: Special Collections M0047
Creator: Williams, Mary Wilhelmine, 1878-1944
Extent: 1.5 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

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.

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Mary Williams, 1944

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Mary Wilhelmine Williams Papers , M0047, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biography

Mary Wilhelmine Williams was a professor of history, author, and authority on Latin America and inter-American relations.

Scope and Content

Letters, diaries, clippings, and manuscripts pertaining to Dr. William's interest in the Kensington Stone, education in Latin America, the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, and Dom Pedro of Brazil. Includes manuscripts of Dr. Williams' writings as well as reviews.

Access terms

Brainerd, Heloise
Hull, Cordell, 1871-
Lindbergh, Anne M., 1906-
Williams, Mary Wilhelmine, 1878-1944
American Historical Association
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
Kensington Rune Stone
Latin America
Pan-Americanism


Container List

 

Letters

Box 1, Folder 1

Covering letter from Hoover Institution

Box 1, Folder 2

Letters, 1936 - 1943

 

a) Inter-American Cooperation

 

b) Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section

Box 1, Folder 3

Letters, 1934 - 1940

 

a) State Department (convention for the promotion of Inter-American Cultural Relations)

 

b) Columbus Memorial Lighthouse

Box 1, Folder 4

Letters regarding Dr. Williams' book, "Dom Pedro the Magnanimous" 1932 - 1943

 

Photographs (in Photofile)

Box 1, Folder 5

Photographs for Dr. Williams' book on "Dom Pedro the Magnanimous"

Box 1, Folder 6

Letters and photos regarding "Dom Pedro the Magnanimous," 1932 - 1940

Box 2, Folder 1

Miscellaneous reviews, blurbs, reprints, and articles by and about Dr. Williams.

 

Travel Diaries and Letters

Box 2, Folder 2

Letters while in Latin American on a special educational survey for the American Association of University Women, 1926 - 1927

Box 2, Folder 3

Diaries: Vols. 1-2 of Latin American trip, 1926 -1927

Box 2, Folder 4

Diaries: Vols. 3-4 of Latin American trip, 1926 - 1927

Box 2, Folder 5

Diaries: Vol. 5 of Latin American trip, and trip to Mexico (6 vol.), 1926 - 1927, 1923

Box 3, Folder 1

Letters from H.R. Holand regarding the Kensington Stone Controversy, 1921 - 1932

Box 3, Folder 2

Diaries of trip to England, and Triangular trip, 1911 - 1912, 1933

Box 3, Folder 3

Miscellaneous group of incoming letters, including one from Anne M. Lindbergh, 1916 - 1943

Box 3, Folder 4

Letters regarding meeting of American Historical Association, 1940

Box 3, Folder 5

Manuscripts of articles, 1 of 2

Box 3, Folder 6

Manuscripts of articles, 2 of 2

Box 3, Folder 7

Degree certificate -- Stanford University, Doctoral Philosophy