Guide to the George Casper Branner Photograph Album

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

Call Number: A0076
Creator: Branner, George Casper, 1890-1967.
Title: George Casper Branner photograph album
Dates: 1909-1915
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Photographs from his student days at Stanford. Subjects include sports (crew, track, baseball, and rugby); student amusements such as parades, Big Game Bonfires, Frosh-Soph Tie-Up, and Rough's Day; commencement; individual and group portraits; campus scenes; women's fencing team; and Theodore Roosevelt's visit to campus. Faculty portraits include L.M. Hoskins, John M. Stillman, John C. Branner, David Starr Jordan, Ray Lyman Wilbur, D.C. Gardner, and W.F. Durand. There are also photographs of Sam McDonald and Frank Angell. Non-Stanford subjects include camping trips to Desolation Valley and Fallen Leaf Lake, and the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.
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

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

George Casper Branner photograph album (A0076). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Branner, son of Stanford University President John Casper Branner, earned his a.b. in engineering at Stanford in 1915.

Description of the Collection

Photographs from his student days at Stanford. Subjects include sports (crew, track, baseball, and rugby); student amusements such as parades, Big Game Bonfires, Frosh-Soph Tie-Up, and Rough's Day; commencement; individual and group portraits; campus scenes; women's fencing team; and Theodore Roosevelt's visit to campus. Faculty portraits include L.M. Hoskins, John M. Stillman, John C. Branner, David Starr Jordan, Ray Lyman Wilbur, D.C. Gardner, and W.F. Durand. There are also photographs of Sam McDonald and Frank Angell. Non-Stanford subjects include camping trips to Desolation Valley and Fallen Leaf Lake, and the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

Access Terms

Branner, George Casper, 1890-1967.
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Faculty.
Stanford University--Students.
Camping --California --Photographs.
Photoprints


Collection Contents

Box 1

Photograph Album