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Guide to the Willard J. Classen Papers SCM0208
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  • Title: Willard J. Classen papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0208
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1955-1991
    creator: Classen, Willard J.

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection contains a reprint of an article by Classen and Joseph J. Graham, "A Lower Eocene Foraminiferal Faunule from the Woodside Area, San Mateo County, California," 1955, with the original illustrations; a letter from Rixford K. Snyder talking about Greystone Quarry, the source of the sandstone used in building the first buildings at Stanford, 1991; and a short article by Classen on the Stanford University seal.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Willard J. Classen earned his A.B. in geology at Stanford University in 1922.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Branner Earth Sciences Library and Map Collections
    Snyder, Rixford K., (Rixford Kinney), 1908-