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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Information about Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Description of the Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Samuel Franklin Leib papers
    creator: Leib, Samuel Franklin
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0116
    Physical Description: 18 Linear Feet (13 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1881-1920
    Abstract: The collection consists of four major components: Stanford correspondence pertaining to Judge Leib's association with the Stanford family and his responsibilities as a member of the first Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1891-1923); personal correspondence (1885-1910); correspondence pertaining to Leib's fruit and other farm interest (1883-1919); and legal and business correspondence pertaining to his San Jose law practice and local business interests (1881-1920),including cases resulting from the failure of the Savings Bank of San Diego County. Major correspondents include Luther Burbank, John Casper Branner, George Crothers, Horace Davis, Timothy Hopkins, David Starr Jordan, Charles Lathrop, Leland and Jane Stanford, Wilson and Wilson (law firm, San Francisco) and Sarah Winchester.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    The collection was given to the Stanford University Archives by Charles Leib, 1972-1981. Additional materials were given by Mrs. Richard Anderson in 2002.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    [Identification of item], Samuel Franklin Leib Papers (SC0116). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Description of the Collection

    The collection consists of four major components: Stanford correspondence pertaining to Judge Leib's association with the Stanford family and his responsibilities as a member of the first Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1891-1923); personal correspondence (1885-1910); correspondence pertaining to Leib's fruit and other farm interest (1883-1919); and legal and business correspondence pertaining to his San Jose law practice and local business interests (1881-1920),including cases resulting from the failure of the Savings Bank of San Diego County. Major correspondents include Luther Burbank, John Casper Branner, George Crothers, Horace Davis, Timothy Hopkins, David Starr Jordan, Charles Lathrop, Leland and Jane Stanford, Wilson and Wilson (law firm, San Francisco) and Sarah Winchester.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Ross Affair.
    Practice of law -- California.
    Agriculture -- California.
    Winchester, Sarah.
    Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926
    Wilson & Wilson (law firm).
    Jordan, David Starr
    Stanford, Leland
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop
    Stanford University. Board of Trustees
    Davis, Horace
    Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922
    Hopkins, Timothy
    Savings Bank of San Diego County.
    Leib, Samuel Franklin
    Leib, Samuel Franklin
    Lathrop, Charles G., (Charles Gardner), 1849-1914
    Crothers, George E. (George Edward)