Guide to A Solstician Adventure, December 21, 1978
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University ArchivesMay 2011
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Call Number: SCM0068
Creator: Leighton, Philip Albert, 1897-1983.
Title: A Solstician Adventure, December 21, 1978
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Gift of the Stanford Historical Society, 1982.
Includes original introduction by Richard H. Eastman, 1981, photocopy of biography of Leighton by Douglas A. Skoog, c. 1981, and photocopy of Leighton's manuscript, 1978, which concerns his viewing of the sunset from Point Arguello (Santa Barbara County), with a brief history of the exploration of California.
Leighton joined the Stanford University Dept. of Chemistry in 1928; he became a full professor in 1937 and served as executive head of the Department from 1939 until his retirement in 1954.
Stanford University. Department of Chemistry. Faculty.
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Point Arguello (Santa Barbara County, Calif.)