Guide to the Charles Edward Hodges Papers SC0389

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: Charles Edward Hodges papers
Identifier/Call Number: SC0389
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1891-1929
Summary: Papers concern his architectural work at Stanford University. Included are carbon copies of his letters to Jane Stanford, March to August 1901; typescript description of the frieze on the Memorial Arch; two souvenir booklets of the University, 1902-06; photographs of campus buildings and construction, 1891-1901. Other items include postcards from Jane Stanford, 1904, and Jennie Lathrop, 1906, and a letter from George E. Crothers, 1929.
creator: Hodges, Charles Edward.
creator: Hodges, Charles Edward.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Lauder Hodges, 1982.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Charles Edward Hodges Papers (SC0389). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Charles E. Hodges was appointed Resident Architect by Leland and Jane Stanford in 1891, a position he held until his resignation in June of 1906. Prior to this appointment, he was draftsman to Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge, the architectural firm responsible for many of the University's original buildings.

Description of the Collection

Papers concern his architectural work at Stanford University. Included are carbon copies of his letters to Jane Stanford, March to August 1901; typescript description of the frieze on the Memorial Arch; two souvenir booklets of the University, 1902-06; photographs of campus buildings and construction, 1891-1901. Other items include postcards from Jane Stanford, 1904, and Jennie Lathrop, 1906, and a letter from George E. Crothers, 1929.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Hodges, Charles Edward.
Hodges, Charles Edward.
Stanford University--Buildings.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Buildings.;
Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.

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