Guide to the Chester Francis Noble Scrapbook

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0842
Creator: Noble, Chester Francis.
Title: Chester Francis Noble scrapbook
Dates: 1899-1939
Bulk Dates: 1910-1939
Physical Description: 1 Linear feet
Summary: Scrapbook contains clippings on crime and law enforcement activities in Palo Alto and other local communities, 1910-16, with a few items on Noble's career, 1910 and 1924, and his obituary, 1939. Collection also includes the June 12, 1899 issue of "Yosemite Tourist."
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

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

Chester Francis Noble Scrapbook (SC0842). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Chester Francis Noble was appointed Chief of Police of the City of Palo Alto in January 1910, a position he held through June of 1924. He died in 1939.

Description of the Collection

Scrapbook contains clippings on crime and law enforcement activities in Palo Alto and other local communities, 1910-16, with a few items on Noble's career, 1910 and 1924, and his obituary, 1939. Collection also includes the June 12, 1899 issue of "Yosemite Tourist."

Access Terms

Noble, Chester Francis.
Crime --California.
Palo Alto (Calif.)--History.
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)


Collection Contents

Box 1

Scrapbook