Guide to the Jordan Family Photograph Album

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: A0103
Creator: Jordan family.
Title: Jordan family photograph album
Dates: circa 1905-1919
Physical Description: 1 volume
Summary: Stanford University images include the Quad, Memorial Church, damage from the 1906 earthquake, Lake Lagunita, sheep grazing on campus, Memorial Arch, athletics (including women's field hockey and basketball), student events and amusements, commencement scenes, David Starr Jordan in his office and with groups of students, and World War I servicemen on campus. The album also includes many images of individuals and groups, mostly unidentified.
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

Provenance

Gift of George S. Grossman, 2001.

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

Jordan Family Photograph Album (A0103). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

David Starr Jordan was the first president of Stanford University, serving from 1891 until 1913, when he was appointed Chancellor.

Description of the Collection

Stanford University images include the Quad, Memorial Church, damage from the 1906 earthquake, Lake Lagunita, sheep grazing on campus, Memorial Arch, athletics (including women's field hockey and basketball), student events and amusements, commencement scenes, David Starr Jordan in his office and with groups of students, and World War I servicemen on campus. The album also includes many images of individuals and groups, mostly unidentified.

Access Terms

Jordan family.
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931.
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Buildings.
Stanford University--Students.
Albums.
Photoprints
World War, 1914-1918.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album