Guide to the Arthur William Meyer Photographs

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
November 2014
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Call Number: PC0173
Creator: Meyer, Arthur William, 1873-
Title: Arthur William Meyer photographs
Dates: circa 1899-1938
Physical Description: 651 megabyte(s)
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

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

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Cite As

[identification of item], Arthur William Meyer Photographs (PC0173). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical note

Arthur William Meyer was a former professor and head of the department of anatomy at Stanford from 1909-1938. He was born in Cedarburg, Wisconsin and educated at the University of Wisconsin. Meyer earned his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University. He taught at Johns Hopkins, the University of Minnesota and Northwestern before joining Stanford. Durng WWII, Meyer conducted research in scurvy at Carnegie Institute.
Meyer met his wife, Esther, while a medical student. They had a son, Robert, and a daughter, Ruth.

Access Terms

Stanford University. School of Medicine--Faculty.
Stanford University. School of Medicine.
Medicine--Study and teaching--California --Stanford.
Stanford University--Anatomy building

Collection Contents


Photographs circa 1899-1938

Photographs, circa 1899-1938

Physical Description: 19 computer file(s) (TIFF)