Guide to the George Mann Richardson Letter to Firstall SCM0149

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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Title: George Mann Richardson letter to Firstall
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0149
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 5.0 leaf/leaves
Date: 1892 Apr 17
Summary: Letter recounting the first year at Stanford University, in particular difficulties from the lack of equipment, the success of the football team in its first game against Berkeley, and a hiking trip Richardson and his wife took from Stanford to Pescadero. Includes original letter and typescript copy.
creator: Richardson, George Mann, 1863-

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Cite As

George Mann Richardson letter to Firstall (SCM0149). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Professor of Organic Chemistry at Stanford University (1891-1902).

Description of the Collection

Letter recounting the first year at Stanford University, in particular difficulties from the lack of equipment, the success of the football team in its first game against Berkeley, and a hiking trip Richardson and his wife took from Stanford to Pescadero. Includes original letter and typescript copy.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Richardson, George Mann, 1863-
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University--Faculty.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Sports.;
Big Game.
Hiking --California --San Mateo County.
Hiking--California--San Mateo County.
Pescadero (Calif.)
Pescadero (Calif.).

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Letter