Guide to the John Hart Polhemus Photograph Album

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: A0038
Creator: Polhemus, John Hart.
Title: John Hart Polhemus photograph album
Dates: 1895-1898
Physical Description: 1 volume
Summary: Stanford images include the quad, the Museum, Encina Hall, entrance gates, mausoleum, and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon house and fraternity members. There are other images from his trip to Guatemala including Lake Amititlan and destruction from the eruption of the volcano Santa Maria.
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 Edward Polhemus, 1960.

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

John Hart Polhemus Photograph Album (A0038). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Polhemus attended Stanford University from 1895 to 1898.

Description of the Collection

Stanford images include the quad, the Museum, Encina Hall, entrance gates, mausoleum, and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon house and fraternity members. There are other images from his trip to Guatemala including Lake Amititlan and destruction from the eruption of the volcano Santa Maria.

Access Terms

Polhemus, John Hart.
Stanford University--Buildings.
Stanford University--Students.
Cyanotypes.
Guatemala --Photographs.
Photoprints


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album