Guide to the Helen Lathrop Notebook SCM0401

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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Stanford, California, 94305
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April 2011


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Title: Helen Lathrop notebook
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0401
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 volume(s)
Date: 1900
creator: Lathrop, Helen.
creator: Lathrop, Helen.

Custodial History note

Gift, 1965.

Biographical/Historical note

Helen Lathrop was a Stanford student, class of 1902 (A.B., English).

Scope and Contents note

The notebook is labeled literature and includes notes on the definition of literature, Anglo Saxon works, rhythm and meter, Beowulf, Bede the Venerable, Biblical texts, and Cynewulf’s writings. Collection also includes one photograph of Lathrop.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Lathrop, Helen.
Lathrop, Helen.
Stanford University--Students.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Students.;
Literature, Medieval--Study and teaching.

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