Guide to the George Cooper Pardee Scrapbooks, 1889-1912

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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/
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The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the George Cooper Pardee Scrapbooks, 1889-1912

Collection number: M0162

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:
PJP
Date Completed:
1967 Jan
Encoded by:
C. Del Anderson
© 1998 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: George Cooper Pardee Scrapbooks,
Date (inclusive): 1889-1912
Collection number: Special Collections M0162
Creator: Pardee, George Cooper
Extent: 19 v.
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

unknown

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] George Cooper Pardee Scrapbooks, M0162, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biography

George Cooper Pardee, born 25 July 1857 in San Francisco, California, was a doctor who specialized in diseases of the eye and ear. He served as mayor of Oakland (1893-1895) and as governor of California (1903-1907).

Scope and Content

Summary: Volumes of newspaper clippings (1889-1912) covering Pardee's career and the general political picture of the time.

Container List

Volume 1

Aug. 10, 1889-March 5, 1890Dealing primarily with efforts to combat monopolistic water interests

Volume 2

March 6, 1890-June 4, 1890Continues water fight

Volume 3

March 10, 1891-Oct. 28, 1891Various political issues, including fiscal, railroad, poolrooms

Volume 4

Oct. 22, 1889-April 4, 1892(End section out of order)

Volume 5

April 2, 1892-Sept. 8, 1892

Volume 6

Sept. 1892-Feb. 1893

Volume 7

Feb. 22, 1893-June 21, 1893

Volume 8

June 22-Nov.14 1893

Volume 9

Nov.14, 1893-Aug.21, 1894

Volume 10

Aug. 22, 1894-July 3, 1896

Volume 11

July 6, 1896- Feb. 22, 1898

Volume 12

Feb. 23, 1898- July 31, 1899

Volume 13

Aug. 7-Dec. 28, 1899

Volume 14

April 6, 1900- July 7, 1901

Volume 15

Jan 2, 1900-Feb. 8, 1901

Volume 16

Feb. 7, 1901- Sept. 26, 1901

Volume 17

Jan 10, 1903-March 2, 1905

Volume 18

March 4, 1905- Nov. 29, 1910

Volume 19

Dec. 1905-April, 1912(Disorgainized; also contains postcards from different worldwide places)

Volume 20

Index