Guide to the Eliza Darling Hastings papers and memorabilia

Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0588
Creator: Hastings, Eliza Darling.
Title: Eliza Darling Hastings papers and memorabilia
Dates: 1912-1932
Bulk Dates:
Physical Description: 1 Linear feet
Summary: Collection includes dance cards from Encina Club, Roble Club, Jolly-Up, and other Stanford dances, 1912-1916; invitations and calling cards; letters received from L. G. Weber, and fellow students Edmund W. Pugh and Ward Belnap Blodget, 1913-1915; Stanford songbooks; and assorted mementos, 1913-1932.
Language(s): The materials are inEnglish.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Eliza Darling earned her B.A. in graphic arts at Stanford University in 1916; in 1917 she married her classmate Harlow Harvey Amos Hastings, Jr.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes dance cards from Encina Club, Roble Club, Jolly-Up, and other Stanford dances, 1912-1916; invitations and calling cards; letters received from L. G. Weber, and fellow students Edmund W. Pugh and Ward Belnap Blodget, 1913-1915; Stanford songbooks; and assorted mementos, 1913-1932.

Access Terms

Blodget, Ward Belnap.
Hastings, Doug Darling
Hastings, Eliza Darling.
Pugh, Edmund W.
Dance cards.
Dance--Social aspects--United States.


Collection Contents

 

Dance Cards

Box 1, Folder 1

Encina Club at Home, Sept. 21, 1912; in honor of Nineteen Twelve Crew

Box 1, Folder 2

Jolly-Up, Oct. 25, 1912 and Delta Chi, Nov. 27, 1912

Box 1, Folder 3

Delta Chi, Feb. 8, 1913

Box 1, Folder 4

Encina Club, Feb. 15, 1913

Box 1, Folder 5

S. U. Military Band, Mar. 7, 1914; [dance] Apr. 11, 1913; and Roble Club, Apr. 25, 1913

Box 1, Folder 6

Encina Club, Nov. 15, 1913 and Sophomore Cotillion, Nov. 21, 1913

Box 1, Folder 7

Encina Club [1913]

Box 1, Folder 8

Encina Club, Apr. 25, 1914

Box 1, Folder 9

1916 Jolly-Up, Sept. 18, 1914 and Encina Club, Sept. 26, 1914

Box 1, Folder 10

Band Dance, Oct. 2, 1914 and Gym Club Dance Oct. 30, 1914

Box 1, Folder 11

Encina Club, Nov. 21, 1914; Thanksgiving Dance, Nov. 28, 1914; and Firemen's Annual Ball [Ventura], Dec. 31, 1914

Box 1, Folder 12

Band Dance, Feb. 12, 1915 and Encina Club, Feb. 13, 1915

Box 1, Folder 13

Beta Theta Pi, Feb. 27, 1915

Box 1, Folder 14

Chi Omega Installation Banquet, Mar. 6, 1915 and [dance] Mar. 20, 1915

Box 1, Folder 15

Swimming Club Dance, Sept. 4, 1915 and Encina Club, Sept. 25, 1915

Box 1, Folder 16

Stanford Gym Club, Oct. 16, 1915 and Encina Club, Nov. 20, 1915

Box 1, Folder 17

Sophomore Cotillion Nov. 24, 1915

Box 1, Folder 18

Encina Club, Feb. 12, 1916; Sigma Chi, Feb. 18, 1916; and [dance, 1916]

Box 1, Folder 19

La Liana, Mar. 25, 1916; Junior Prom, Mar. 31, 1916

Box 1, Folder 20

Delta Delta Delta, Mar. 10, 1916 and Kappa Kappa Gamma, Apr. 29, 1916

Box 1, Folder 21

Senior Ball, May 22, 1916 [2 booklets, one containing admission ticket for H. H. Hastings]

Box 1, Folder 22

Chi Omega, Feb. 9, 1917

Box 2, Folder 1

Stanford Band, Chi Omega, Roble no date

Box 2, Folder 2

San Francisco, Apr. 7, no year

Box 2, Folder 3

Unidentified dances no date

 

Invitations and Other Cards

Box 2, Folder 4

Encina Club invitations

Box 2, Folder 5

Roble Club invitations

Box 2, Folder 6

Fraternity invitations

Box 2, Folder 7

Personal invitation cards

Box 2, Folder 8

Calling cards

Box 2, Folder 9

Place cards