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Guide to the Elizabeth Lucile Fordyce Letter to Paul Hanna SCM0076
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  • Custodial History note
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  • Title: Elizabeth Lucile Fordyce letter to Paul Hanna
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0076
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 item(s)
    Date: 1975 Jan 18
    creator: Fordyce, Elizabeth Lucile.
    creator: Fordyce, Elizabeth Lucile.

    Custodial History note

    Gift of Paul Hanna, 1983.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Miss Fordyce, who earned her B.S. from Mills College in 1916, was secretary to Ray Lyman Wilbur, Stanford University president from 1915-1942.

    Scope and Contents note

    Letter concerns Wilbur's words to a high school student in 1939 on the key to success, a recent visit with the Hanna's, and her suggestion for a new name for Stanford's athletic teams.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Hanna, Paul Robert, 1902-1988.
    Hanna, Paul Robert,, 1902-
    Wilbur, Ray L., ((Ray Lyman),), 1875-1949.
    Wilbur, Ray L., (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949