Guide to the Promenade Into the Past Photograph Album

Finding aid prepared by compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2010 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: A0026
Creator: Guthrie, Luell W.
Title: Promenade into the past photograph album
Dates: 1891-1977
Bulk Dates: 1937-1977
Physical Description: 9 Volumes
Summary: Photographs, articles, clippings, brochures, programs, and other items pertaining to women at Stanford (Jane Stanford, wives of the University Presidents, Mary Yost, and early students); women's sports; skiing, both dry-skiing classes at Stanford and ski trips to Yosemite; recreation; women's intercollegiate tennis; and gymnastics. The volumes on skiing include original photographs taken for an article on the women's dry-skiing class that appeared in LIFE, 1945.
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 Luell W. Guthrie.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Promenade into the past Photograph Album (A0026). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Guthrie taught physical education at Stanford University from 1936 until her retirement in 1972, when she was appointed professor emerita.

Description of the Collection

Photographs, articles, clippings, brochures, programs, and other items pertaining to women at Stanford (Jane Stanford, wives of the University Presidents, Mary Yost, and early students); women's sports; skiing, both dry-skiing classes at Stanford and ski trips to Yosemite; recreation; women's intercollegiate tennis; and gymnastics. The volumes on skiing include original photographs taken for an article on the women's dry-skiing class that appeared in LIFE, 1945.

Access Terms

Guthrie, Luell W.
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University--Women.
Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
Yost, Mary.
Albums.
Photoprints
Sports for women.
Women--California.


Collection Contents

 

Photograph Albums

Box 1, Folder 1

Volume I The First Ladies of Stanford [wives of the presidents, Jane L. Stanford, Mary Yost, early students and others] : photographs, clippings, postcards, 1894-1972

Box 1, Folder 2

Volume IIA Women's Sports: early history

Box 1, Folder 3

Volume IIA Women's Sports: hockey

Box 1, Folder 4

Volume IIA Women's Sports: gymnastics

Box 1, Folder 5

Volume IIA Women's Sports: bicycling

Box 1, Folder 6

Volume IIA Women's Sports: tennis

Box 1, Folder 7

Volume IIA Women's Sports: basketball

Box 1, Folder 8

Volume IIA Women's Sports: fencing

Box 1, Folder 9

Volume IIA Women's Sports: equitation

Box 1, Folder 10

Volume IIB Women's Sports: archery

Box 1, Folder 11

Volume IIB Women's Sports: golf

Box 1, Folder 12

Volume IIB Women's Sports: badminton, softball

Box 1, Folder 13

Volume IIB Women's Sports: volleyball

Box 1, Folder 14

Volume IIB Women's Sports: aquatics

Box 2, Folder 1

Volume IIB Women's Sports: track & field

Box 2, Folder 2

Volume IIB Women's Sports: history

Box 2, Folder 3

Volume IIB Women's Sports: faculty

Box 2, Folder 4

Volume IIB Women's Sports: 1931 building [Roble Gym]

Box 2, Folder 5

Volume III, Part 1 Ski Conditioning: intro materials

Box 2, Folder 6

Volume III, Part 1 Ski Conditioning: photographs

Box 2, Folder 7

Volume III, Part 1 Ski Conditioning: photographs and 1 clipping

Box 2, Folder 8

Volume III, Part 2 Skiing at Yosemite: photographs (1 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 9

Volume III, Part 2 Skiing at Yosemite: photographs (2 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 10

Volume III, Part 2 Skiing at Squaw Valley and Sun Valley: photographs (3 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 11

Volume IV Recreation: John Almack article and others 1970 and undated

Box 2, Folder 12

Volume IV Recreation: Summer Recreation Schedules 1953-61

Box 2, Folder 13

Volume IV Recreation: Booklets, programs, etc. 1937-68

Box 2, Folder 14

Volume IV Recreation: Bibliography on leisure by Rolf Meyersohn 1958

Box 3, Folder 1

Volume V Tennis Intercollegiates: photos, 1964-65

Box 3, Folder 2

Volume V Tennis Intercollegiates: photos, misc. printed matter, 1966

Box 3, Folder 3

Volume V Tennis Intercollegiates: printed matter from national championship 1966

Box 3, Folder 4

Volume V Tennis Intercollegiates: photos, misc. printed matter, 1967

Box 3, Folder 5

Volume VI Gymnastics: paper by Mona Lisa Englund on Swedish Ballexercises with photos of her demonstrating routines ca. 1960

Box 3, Folder 6

Volume VI Gymnastics: Rhythmic Gymnastics Information Sheet by Chris Knauer, Ball Routine by Barbara Helsingius

Box 3, Folder 7

Program from USLTA Women's Collegiate Championships, Stanford University, June 1966

Box 3, Folder 8

Journal of Health Physical Education Recreation (includes Leisure Today), March 1972 and June 1973

Box 3, Folder 9

Sports Illustrated, Dec. 26, 1960

Box 3, Folder 10

Assorted articles, 1960-72, and Stanford Women's Sports Calendar 1968

Box 4, Folder 

Volume III, Part 3 Dry-skiing at Stanford: original photographs taken for a Life magazine story, 1945