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Guide to the Chester Naramore Papers SC0544
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  • Title: Chester Naramore papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0544
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4.75 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1897-1972
    creator: Naramore, Chester.
    creator: Naramore, Chester

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    The papers of Chester Naramore include correspondence, financial and legal documents, notebooks, and journals, largely pertaining to his business interests, with some items from his college years at Stanford.

    BIOGRAPHY

    Chester Naramore earned his A.B. in geology at Stanford University in 1903. While at Stanford, he was on the varsity track team, Business Manager for the 1903 Stanford Quad, member of the Geology Society, vice-president of the student body during his senior year, and active in Encina Club affairs. He married Grace Ellen Chilson on March 15, 1904. He pursued a career as geologist and company executive with several oil and gas companies.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], Chester Naramore Papers, SC 544, Stanford University Archives, Stanford, Calif.

    Provenance:

    Gift of William P. Harris, 1998

    Publication Rights:

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.

    Access Restrictions:

    None.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Abendroth, Otto.
    Harbers, Camilla.
    Naramore, Grace Chilson.
    North European Oil Co..
    Oppenheimer, Fritz E.
    Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Students.;
    Sunburst Madison Oil Corporation..
    Journals.
    Petroleum industry and trade--Germany.
    Petroleum industry and trade--United States.