Guide to the Alvin J. Cox Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
May 2011
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Call Number: SCM0107
Creator: Cox, Alvin J., 1907-
Title: Alvin J. Cox papers
Dates: 1927-1985
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Phone: (650) 725-1022

Administrative Information


Custodial History

Gift of Alvin J. Cox, Jr., 1985.

Biographical/Historical note

Alvin Joseph Cox, Jr., earned his a.b., 1927, and his MD, 1931, from Stanford University; he joined the faculty in the Dept. of Pathology in 1933 and retired in 1979.His father Alvin Joseph Cox earned his a.b., 1901, and M.A., 1902, at Stanford and taught in the Dept. of Chemistry from 1901-1907.

Scope and Contents note

Papers of Alvin J. Cox, Jr., consist of a letter from the Dean of Men appointing him a sponsor in Encina Hall, 1927; his two Stanford diplomas, 1927 and 1931; and one page of biographical and genealogical information on Cox and his relatives who also were connected to Stanford University, 1985.

Access Terms

Stanford University -- General subdivision--Students.;

Collection Contents

Box 1