Guide to the Robert B. Moran Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0052
Creator: Moran, Robert B., 1879-1961.
Title: Robert B. Moran papers
Dates: 1897-1907
Physical Description: 1 Linear feet
Summary: Papers include class lecture notes, personal notes, two diaries of reflections on his trip to California and family background (1886-1900).
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department 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

Gift of Hugh Moran, 1966.

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

Robert B. Moran Papers (SC0052). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Stanford undergraduate (1903-1907). Geologist specializing in oil.

Description of the Collection

Papers include class lecture notes, personal notes, two diaries of reflections on his trip to California and family background (1886-1900).

Access Terms

Moran, Robert B., 1879-1961.
Stanford University--Students.
Diaries.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Stanford Handbooks containing notes, registrar's receipts 1901-1903

Box 1, Folder 2

Lecture notes including notebooks from the following courses: Hstory 4; Geometry; Dynamics; Constructive materials

Box 1, Folder 3

Lectures notes including notebooks from the following courses: Chemistry 11; Surveying; Latin Composition I

Box 1, Folder 4

Hestinghouse Electric and Hanufacturing Company, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Circulars: 1027 May, 1904; 1028 October, 1904; 1079 April, 1904; 1086 July, 1904; 1094 October, 1904; 1098 February, 1905 1904-1905

Box 1, Folder 5

The Oil Weekly; Volume 93, number 6, "Peruvian Developments", page 48 April 17, 1939

Box 1, Folder 6

Felt Lake HR Computations (possibly a term paper) undated

Box 1, Folder 7

Colonial Services of Ancestors of Nathan Montgomery Moran (genealogy) 1897

Box 2, Folder 1

Agreement between Mt. Diablo Mill and Mining Company and G. H. Clevenger, et. al. Includes Robert B. Moran as a witness to the agreement .

Box 2, Folder 2

Laboratory notes on Qualitative Analysis and Physics 1903

Box 2, Folder 3

Notes from Physics 2 and Physics 7, Electricity and Magnitism, and other miscellaneous notes.

Box 2, Folder 4

Class notes from the follovling courses: German , practive notebook; Linear Drawing, November 7, 1902; Examinations, Physics 1; Chemistry, 1899

Box 2, Folder 5

Diaries 1886 Oct-1900 May 8