Guide to the "Donald B. Tresidder, Stanford's Overlooked Treasure" Research Materials

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2012 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0438
Creator: Kiester, Edwin.
Title: "Donald B. Tresidder, Stanford's Overlooked Treasure" research materials
Dates: 1912-1991
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Summary: Audio tapes and transcripts of interviews with people who knew or worked with Donald B. Tresidder, 1987-1991; research notes, clippings, and photocopies of source materials, 1912-1991; photographs; and some correspondence of Harry Press, Frederic Glover, and Kiester, 1990-1991. Persons interviewed include Alf E. Brandin, Stuart Cross, Alvin C. Eurich, Ernest R. Hilgard, William Janns, Harry Sanders, Thomas Spragens, and Wallace Stegner.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources.
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 Edwin Kiester, 1992.

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

"Donald B. Tresidder, Stanford's Overlooked Treasure" Research Materials (SC0438). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Donald B. Tresidder was president of Stanford University from 1943 to 1948.

Description of the Collection

Audio tapes and transcripts of interviews with people who knew or worked with Donald B. Tresidder, 1987-1991; research notes, clippings, and photocopies of source materials, 1912-1991; photographs; and some correspondence of Harry Press, Frederic Glover, and Kiester, 1990-1991. Persons interviewed include Alf E. Brandin, Stuart Cross, Alvin C. Eurich, Ernest R. Hilgard, William Janns, Harry Sanders, Thomas Spragens, and Wallace Stegner.

Access Terms

Brandin, Alf E.
Cross, Stuart G.
Eurich, Alvin C. (Alvin Christian), 1902-1987.
Glover, Frederic O.
Hilgard, Ernest R. (Ernest Ropiequet), 1904-2001
Janss, William.
Kiester, Edwin.
Press, Harry.
Sanders, Harry, 1901-
Spragens, Thomas A.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University--Presidents.
Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-1993
Tresidder, Donald Bertrand, 1894-1948
Oral histories.
Phonotapes.
Photoprints.


Collection Contents

 

Transcripts

 

Research/Background Materials

 

Audio recordings

Box 2

2.1 Buma, Maureen 1991 Jan 25

Buma, Maureen, 1991 Jan 25
Buma, Maureen, 1991 Jan 25

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.2 Cross, Stuart G. 1990 Jun 21

Cross, Stuart G., 1990 Jun 21
Cross, Stuart G., 1990 Jun 21

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.3 Cunha, Irma

Cunha, Irma
Cunha, Irma

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.4 Ditz, John A. 1990 Dec 12

Ditz, John A., 1990 Dec 12

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.5 Griffin, Mary Murray 1991 May 6

Griffin, Mary Murray, 1991 May 6

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.6 Hilgard, Ernest R. (Jack) 1991 Jan 23

Hilgard, Ernest R. (Jack), 1991 Jan 23

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.7 Hornby, Rosemary 1991 Jul 1

Hornby, Rosemary, 1991 Jul 1
Hornby, Rosemary, 1991 Jul 1

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.8 Janss, Bill 1990 Sep 14

Janss, Bill, 1990 Sep 14
Janss, Bill, 1990 Sep 14

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.9 Janss, Bill 1991 May 10

Janss, Bill, 1991 May 10
Janss, Bill, 1991 May 10

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.10 Johnson, Milton 1990 Nov 7

Johnson, Milton, 1990 Nov 7
Johnson, Milton, 1990 Nov 7

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.11 Lee, Russel Hewlett and Lee, Betty 1991 Apr 30

Lee, Russel Hewlett and Lee, Betty, 1991 Apr 30
Lee, Russel Hewlett and Lee, Betty, 1991 Apr 30

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.12 Sanders, Harry 1991 Jun 25

Sanders, Harry, 1991 Jun 25
Sanders, Harry, 1991 Jun 25

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.13 Skidmore, Mary 1990 Jun 21

Skidmore, Mary, 1990 Jun 21

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.14 Stegner, Wallace 1991 Feb 15

Stegner, Wallace, 1991 Feb 15

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.15 Turrentine, Lowell 1990 Jun 27

Turrentine, Lowell, 1990 Jun 27

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)
Box 2

2.16 Unidentified

Unidentified
Unidentified

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette(s)