Scope and Contents
Call Number: PC0077
Hill, Andrew Putnam, 1853-1922.
Title: Palo Alto Stock Farm photographs
0.25 Linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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[identification of item], Palo Alto Stock Farm Photographs (PC0077). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives,
Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.
Charles Conklin Wooster, born in Albany, NY, in 1845, was a horse trainer and coachman for Leland Stanford from about 1870
until Stanford's death in 1893. He continued to work for Jane Stanford, and after her death in 1905, for the University. He
died in 1935
Scope and Contents
Images in this collection include Stock Farm horses Electioneer and Lady Russel; Leland Stanford, Jr., with the horse Cheatano,
1882; trainers and grooms at the Stock Farm, 1881 and 1884; two trotters racing; and the Wooster home on campus. Other images
include a logging wagon and a portrait of Fire Chief Dolen (city not given). Many of the Stock Farm photographs were taken
by A. P. Hill. The collection also includes obituaries on Wooster, 1935.
Wooster, Charles Conklin
Horses --Pictorial works.
Palo Alto (Calif.) Stock Farm