Guide to the In the Matter of the Estate of Jane L. Stanford, Deceased: Legal Briefs, Correspondence, and Clippings SCM0342

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

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Title: In the matter of the estate of Jane L. Stanford, deceased: legal briefs, correspondence, and clippings
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0342
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1955-1957
Summary: Collection pertains to claims against Jane L. Stanford's estate from the adopted children of her niece Amy L. Hansen, who was a legatee in Jane Stanford's will, and includes three legal briefs, clippings, and correspondence between James D. Adams of the law firm representing Stanford and Ruth Scibird, curator of the Stanford Collection, about the appeal decision, 1957.

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Cite As

In the Matter of the Estate of Jane L. Stanford, Deceased: Legal Briefs, Correspondence, and Clippings (SCM0342). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Collection pertains to claims against Jane L. Stanford's estate from the adopted children of her niece Amy L. Hansen, who was a legatee in Jane Stanford's will, and includes three legal briefs, clippings, and correspondence between James D. Adams of the law firm representing Stanford and Ruth Scibird, curator of the Stanford Collection, about the appeal decision, 1957.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Adams, James D.
Scibird, Ruth.
Scibird, Ruth.
Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
Stanford, Jane Lathrop,, 1828-1905.

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Legal Briefs, Correspondence, and Clippings