Guide to the William Westley Guth Scrapbook

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0847
Creator: Guth, William Westley, 1871-1929.
Title: William Westley Guth scrapbook
Dates: 1891-1894
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: Scrapbook largely contains clippings on various aspects of Stanford University's first three years - academic life, faculty, lectures given, athletics, campus construction, club activities, concerts, and Benjamin Harrison's visit. There are also a few clippings of articles by Ambrose Bierce, a few newspaper facsimiles of autographs and historic letters, and one photograph of Charles B. Henderson who attended Stanford 1892-93.
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

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

William Westley Guth Scrapbook (SC0847). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

William W. Guth earned his A.B. in history at Stanford University in 1895; he was active in the Press Club and worked on the student magazine The Sequoia.

Description of the Collection

Scrapbook largely contains clippings on various aspects of Stanford University's first three years - academic life, faculty, lectures given, athletics, campus construction, club activities, concerts, and Benjamin Harrison's visit. There are also a few clippings of articles by Ambrose Bierce, a few newspaper facsimiles of autographs and historic letters, and one photograph of Charles B. Henderson who attended Stanford 1892-93.

Access Terms

Guth, William Westley, 1871-1929.
Henderson, Charles Belknap.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University--Students.
Scrapbooks


Collection Contents

Box 1

Scrapbook