Guide to the Carl F. Brand Papers

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: SC0248
Creator: Brand, Carl F., 1893-1981.
Title: Carl F. Brand papers
Dates: 1909-1973
Physical Description: 20 Linear feet
Summary: Collection contains correspondence and book reviews, Brand's manuscript of "England in the mid-nineteenth century", class notes, notes from his student days, material pertaining to classes taught by Brand at Stanford, notebooks on travel, materials on conferences and meetings, notes and pages from Brand's work, "The British Labor Party", personal and official correspondence, galleys of books, papers by Brand's students, newspaper clippings and research notes. The personal correspondence portrays life in the United States during the war years (1940's). There is also family correspondence about life in China after Japan's invasion in the 1930's.
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 Lois and Donald Brand, 1981.

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

Carl F. Brand Papers (SC0248). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Professor of British history at Stanford University, 1924-1958, Brand began the Hoover Institution's British Labor Party collections. He received his A.B. from Indiana University in 1915 and A.M. in 1916; his A.M., 1918 and Ph.D. 1923 from Harvard University.

Description of the Collection

Collection contains correspondence and book reviews, Brand's manuscript of "England in the mid-nineteenth century", class notes, notes from his student days, material pertaining to classes taught by Brand at Stanford, notebooks on travel, materials on conferences and meetings, notes and pages from Brand's work, "The British Labor Party", personal and official correspondence, galleys of books, papers by Brand's students, newspaper clippings and research notes. The personal correspondence portrays life in the United States during the war years (1940's). There is also family correspondence about life in China after Japan's invasion in the 1930's.

Access Terms

Brand, Carl F., 1893-1981.
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace --Archives.
Stanford University. Dept. of History --Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of History --Students.
Authors.
China--History --1937-1945.
College teachers.
Great Britain --Economic conditions.
Lecture notes.
Manuscripts (for publication).
Notebooks.
Reviews.
United States--History--1933-1945.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1

History and Classes, Book Reviews

Box 2

Manuscript

Box 3

Notes on History 106, 160, and 156

Box 4

Class notes and History Class Syllabi

Box 5

History 105 and 108

Box 6

Notes from classes

Box 7

History courses, syllabi and notes

Box 8

History courses, syllabi and notes

Box 9

Notebooks on travel

Box 10

Notes on books

Box 11

Notes on books

Box 12

Correspondence, 1949-1953

Box 13

Galleys from books

Box 14

Miscellaneous: correspondence and articles

Box 15

Official Correspondence

Box 16

Chapters: "The British Labour Party" and "The General Election of 1970 – Britain"

Box 17

Correspondence, 1932-1973

Box 18

Correspondence, 1939-1949

Box 19

Correspondence, 1932-1947

Box 20

History notes, history class notes, papers on history

Box 21

Student reports

Box 22

Note cards: English history 1838-54, 1860-69; Labour Party and Nationalization

Box 23

Note cards: "1914-1923"; General Election 1955, 1959; Labour Party and Wartine Coalitions

Box 24

Note cards: Wilson & Europe; "1966-68"; English history 1833-37

Box 25

Note cards: "III 1925-29"; English Foreign Policy; "1970"

Box 26

Note cards: Peace Project; LP and CP

Box 27

Note cards: First Wilson government; "1969-"

Box 28

Note cards: Eastern Europe

Box 29

Note cards: [no subject listed]