Guide to "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher." SCM0423
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Dept. of Special Collections & University ArchivesJune 2012
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Title: Nancy Mason, "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher" typescript
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0423
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
creator: Mason, Nancy
[identification of item], Nancy Mason, "A Part of his Childhood Belongs to Peter Coutts; A Reminiscence of Wendell Fletcher" typescript. (SCM0423). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.
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Account of Wendell Fletcher's childhood, as written by Nancy Mason. Fletcher lived on campus in the Tower House with his family from 1910 to 1918. His father was a civil engineer with Stanford University during this time. This two page typescript details Fletcher's experiences growing up on campus including playing with John D. McGIlvray's kittens and participating in Professor Terman's study on intelligence in children, and includes descriptions of the Tower House.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Coutts, P. J. F. (Peter J. F.)
McGilvray, John D.
Terman, Frederick Emmons, 1900-1982