Guide to the Dora Moody Williams Papers

Daniel Hartwig
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: SC0517
Creator: Williams, Dora Moody.
Title: Dora Moody Williams papers
Dates: 1894-1947
Bulk Dates: 1894-1897
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: These papers are largely notes and essays from classes at Stanford, 1894-1897; includes essays from an English class, embryology charts, her notes kept in the published syllabus for Wilbur W. Thoburn's class, THE LIFE AND TEACHINGS OF CHRIST, 1896, and her notes kept in the published syllabus, FACTORS IN ORGANIC EVOLUTION, by David Starr Jordan with lectures by Jordan, Frank M. McFarland, Oliver P. Jenkins, George E. Howard, Wilbur W. Thoburn, and Edward A. Ross. Other items include the newspaper obituary for Dr. Williams and letters and telegrams of sympathy to Mrs. Williams on his death, 1947.
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

Dora Moody Williams Papers (SC0517). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Dora Moody earned her A.B. in German from Stanford University in May 1897; she was married to Dr. Thomas Williams, Palo Alto physician.

Description of the Collection

These papers are largely notes and essays from classes at Stanford, 1894-1897; includes essays from an English class, embryology charts, her notes kept in the published syllabus for Wilbur W. Thoburn's class, THE LIFE AND TEACHINGS OF CHRIST, 1896, and her notes kept in the published syllabus, FACTORS IN ORGANIC EVOLUTION, by David Starr Jordan with lectures by Jordan, Frank M. McFarland, Oliver P. Jenkins, George E. Howard, Wilbur W. Thoburn, and Edward A. Ross. Other items include the newspaper obituary for Dr. Williams and letters and telegrams of sympathy to Mrs. Williams on his death, 1947.

Access Terms

Clark, Keith
Howard, George E.
Jenkins, Oliver P., (Oliver Peebles), 1850-1935.
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
McFarland, Frank Mace, 1869-.
Ross, Edward Alsworth, 1866-1951.
Stanford University--Students.
Thoburn, Wilbur Wilson, 1859-1899.
Williams, Dora Moody.
Williams, Thomas M., M.D., 1871-1947.
Evolution.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Records