Guide to the Charles D. Marx Correspondence Regarding Bridges

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
May 2011
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SCM0192
Creator: Marx, Charles D.
Creator: Marx, Charles David,, 1857-1939.
Title: Charles D. Marx correspondence regarding bridges
Dates: 1926-1930
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Biographical/Historical note

Charles D. Marx was professor of civil engineering at Stanford University from its founding in 1891 to his retirement in 1923. After his retirement he was a consultant on many engineering projects, including serving on the technical board of the San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission.

Scope and Contents note

Collection pertains to the construction of a bridge from San Francisco to Oakland. Included are correspondence, memoranda, and reports of the San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission, 1926, along with one sketch; and memoranda, minutes of meetings, and reports of boring operations, 1929-1930, of the San Francisco Bay Bridge Commission.

Access Terms

California.. Dept. of Public Works.. San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Division..
San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission..
Stanford University -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
Bridges--California--San Francisco Bay Area.
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)


Collection Contents

Box 1

Correspondence