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Guide to the Statement on Sighting of an Unidentified Flying Object in 1896, Recorded in 1961 SCM0328
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  • Title: Statement on sighting of an unidentified flying object in 1896, recorded in 1961
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0328
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 leaf/leaves
    Date: 1961
    Summary: Statement gives the details of his sighting of a Zeppelin-like object near Forest Hill in Placer County, California, in the summer of 1896; the statement was typed, witnessed, and notarized in July 1961.
    creator: Palmer, Silas H.
    creator: Palmer, Silas H.

    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

    Statement on Sighting of an Unidentified Flying Object in 1896, Recorded in 1961 (SCM0328). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Silas H. Palmer was a successful construction engineer, builder, and financier; he was a partner in the firm that helped to build the Stanford Stadium in 1921. He endowed a professorship in civil engineering at Stanford University.

    Description of the Collection

    Statement gives the details of his sighting of a Zeppelin-like object near Forest Hill in Placer County, California, in the summer of 1896; the statement was typed, witnessed, and notarized in July 1961.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Palmer, Silas H.
    Unidentified flying objects.