Guide to The Stanford Years, Being an Excerpt from "Memoranda," the Unpublished Autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover SCM0231

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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Title: The Stanford years, being an excerpt from "memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover:
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0231
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date: Undated
Summary: Manuscript (typescript) excerpt from "Memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover. As most of the papers of Dean Hoover were lost in a fire, this manuscript provides valuable insight into the world of an early Stanford student, professor, and administrator (1897-1936).
creator: Hoover, Theodore Jesse, 1871-1955.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Hilda Hoover McLean, 1977.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Cite As

The Stanford years, being an excerpt from "memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover (SCM0231). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Head, Department of Mining and Metallurgy (1919- ) and founding dean of the School of Engineering (1925-1936). Stanford class of 1901.

Description of the Collection

Manuscript (typescript) excerpt from "Memoranda," the unpublished autobiography of Theodore J. Hoover. As most of the papers of Dean Hoover were lost in a fire, this manuscript provides valuable insight into the world of an early Stanford student, professor, and administrator (1897-1936).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Hoover, Theodore Jesse, 1871-1955.
Stanford University. School of Engineering--Faculty.

Box 1

Typescript