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Guide to the Henry Z. Osborne Papers SCM0173
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  • Title: Henry Z. Osborne papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0173
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4.0 item(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1892-1921
    creator: Osborne, Henry Zenas,, 1848-1923.

    Scope and Contents note

    These papers consist of a letter from Leland Stanford (on U.S. Senate letterhead), 1892; a telegram from Jane L. Stanford, March 1896, thanking Osborne for his loyalty to Leland Stanford; a letter from David Starr Jordan about the Dept. of Mining at Stanford, 1899, with a mention of the success of Herbert C. Hoover (an early graduate of the Dept.); and a letter from John C. Branner, 1921, commenting on an article by Osborne and his opinion on Japan.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Henry Zenas Osborne was editor of the Los Angeles Evening Express and California state representative from 1917 until his death in 1923.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Branner, John Casper,, 1850-1922.
    Hoover, Herbert,, 1874-1964.
    Jordan, David Starr,, 1851-1931.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Mining and Metallurgy.
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop,, 1828-1905.
    Stanford, Leland,, 1824-1898.