Guide to the Hubert Oliver Jenkins Papers

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

Call Number: SC0390
Creator: Jenkins, Hubert Oliver.
Title: Hubert Oliver Jenkins papers
Dates: 1902-1948
Physical Description: 1.75 Linear feet
Summary: Papers document his academic career at Stanford and include drawings and notes from science classes, 1903-1907; notes from a class at Hopkins Marine Station, 1932; and notes, maps, financial accounts, and a diary from his doctoral research on meadow mice in Benwood Meadows, Eldorado County, California, 1937-1939. Other items include his high school notebook, reprints, maps, and an abstract of his dissertation.
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

Hubert Oliver Jenkins Papers (SC0390). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Hubert Oliver Jenkins, born in Terre Haute, Indiana, in 1885, was the son of Stanford. professor Oliver P. Jenkins. He received his A.B. in zoology from Stanford in 1907 and his M.S. in biology and public health from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After 1931 he taught in the geology and natural history department at Sacramento Junior College in Sacramento, CA. Jenkins completed his Ph.D. in biology at Stanford in 1940. In 1958 he published Glaciation in Big Bend National Park, Texas (Sacramento: Sacramento State College Foundation).

Description of the Collection

Papers document his academic career at Stanford and include drawings and notes from science classes, 1903-1907; notes from a class at Hopkins Marine Station, 1932; and notes, maps, financial accounts, and a diary from his doctoral research on meadow mice in Benwood Meadows, Eldorado County, California, 1937-1939. Other items include his high school notebook, reprints, maps, and an abstract of his dissertation.

Access Terms

Jenkins, Hubert Oliver.
Stanford University--Students.
Benwood Meadows (Eldorado County, Calif.).
Maps.
Microtus.
Zoology--Study and teaching.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Notebook-Palo Alto High School-1902-03

Box 1, Folder 2

Notes-Invertebrate Zoology-Stanford-1903-04

Box 1, Folder 3

Notes-Botany 3 and 6-Stanford-1904-05

Box 1, Folder 4

Notes-Botany 3-Stanford-1905

Box 1, Folder 5

Notes-Vertebrate Embrology--Stanford--1905

Box 1, Folder 6

Notes--comparative Anatomy-Stanford-1905

Box 1, Folder 7

Notes-Invertebrate Embrology-Stanford-1906-07

Box 1, Folder 8

Bird feathers.

Box 1, Folder 9

Notes-Algae Course-Hopkins Marine station--summer 1932

Box 1, Folder 10

Benwood Notes-1937

Box 1, Folder 11

Benwood Notes--1938

Box 1, Folder 12

Benwood Notes--1939

Box 1, Folder 13

Dissertation Abstract-1940

Box 2, Folder 1

Animal Distribution Table-Photos--1948

Box 2, Folder 2

Article Reprints

Box 2, Folder 3

USGS California Pyramid Peak sheet

Box 2, Folder 4

Eldorado National Forest Maps

Box 3, Folder 1

Benwoocl Meadow Maps

Box OS, Folder 2

Echo Summnit Maps

Box OS, Folder 3

Boy Scouts Maps

Box OS, Folder 4

Unlabeled Maps