Photographs, and a few daguerreotypes
and tintypes, of Jesse B. Sears, his parents and other relatives, his wife Stella Richardson
Sears, and their children Robert R. Sears and William Norman Sears. A portion of the
photographs were identified by Jesse B. Sears.
Jesse B. Sears, a pioneer in the field of school administration, graduated from Stanford
University in 1909 and joined the education faculty there in 1911, retiring in 1942. His son
Robert R. Sears, Stanford class of 1929, joined the Department of Psychology at Stanford in
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