Guide to the Clarence Jennings Peterson Photograph Albums

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

Call Number: A0046
Creator: Peterson, Clarence Jennings.
Title: Clarence Jennings Peterson photograph albums
Dates: 1909-ca. 1920
Physical Description: 2 volumes
Summary: One volume contains images of student life at Stanford, 1909-1910, including track meets, interiors of rooms in Encina Hall, crew team, student excursions off campus, the summer geology trip of 1909, and a photograph of Domenico Grosso, the "hermit" of Stanford University. The second volume contains photographs and postcards pertaining to mining operations in the American West and in Central and South America, ca. 1920.
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 Helen P. Hoyt, 1966.

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

Clarence Jennings Peterson Photograph Albums (A0046). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Peterson earned his a.b. in geology at Stanford University in January, 1910; he was chief geologist with the Texoma Natural Gas Company.

Description of the Collection

One volume contains images of student life at Stanford, 1909-1910, including track meets, interiors of rooms in Encina Hall, crew team, student excursions off campus, the summer geology trip of 1909, and a photograph of Domenico Grosso, the "hermit" of Stanford University. The second volume contains photographs and postcards pertaining to mining operations in the American West and in Central and South America, ca. 1920.

Access Terms

Grosso, Domenico.
Peterson, Clarence Jennings.
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Student housing.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. Dept. of Geology
Mineral industries--Photographs.
Photoprints


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album