Guide to the Jesse Lincoln Myers Scrapbook

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


Overview

Call Number: SC0716
Title: Jesse Lincoln Myers scrapbook
Dates: 1905-1958 (inclusive),,1913-1915 (bulk).
Physical Description: 1 volume
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 Jesse L. Myers, 1958.

Biographical/Historical note

Jesse L. Myers attended Stanford 1913-15 and then earned his mechanical engineering degree at Cornell University in 1920.

Scope and Contents note

Scrapbook largely pertains to his two years at Stanford and includes postcards (some depicting Stanford in 1905), photographs, programs, tickets, and issues of the Daily Palo Alto, 1913-1915; there are also postcards of San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, and Yosemite. Loose items from the scrapbook include assorted items from his student life at Cornell; additional Stanford postcards; and a letter from Pete Allen (Stanford News Service), 1958, thanking him for the gift of the scrapbook, which was sent to the University Archives.

Access Terms

Stanford University--Students.
Postcards--California.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Scrapbook