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Guide to the Oliver P. Jenkins Papers
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Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence (incoming and outgoing) 1888-1930

Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence, outgoing to Ray Lyman Wilbur re OPJ’s pending resignation 1916

Box 1, Folder 3

University training for high school teachers, minutes from meeting held at Stanford circa 1906

Box 1, Folder 4

Journal of the U.S. Fish Commission exploring Virginia, Tennessee and South Carolina (hand-written entries), 1888 Jul 28-Sep1

Box 1, Folder 5

Nature Study 1897 – reprint, advertisements, galleys, illustrations

Box 1, Folder 6

Reprints (including one on the Hopkins Seaside Laboratory) 1893-1901

Box 1, Folder 7

Mexican research trip documents 1887

Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence regarding research trip to Hawaii 1889

Box 1, Folder 9

Field investigations: fishes collected in Vigo County in 1885-86

Box 1, Folder 10

Field investigations: Virginia, Tennessee and North Carolina 1888, and Indiana 1887

Box 1, Folder 11

Field investigations: interval between sounds of astronomical clocks, DePaugh University 1888

Box 1, Folder 12

Field investigations: amelids breeding during July at Pacific Grove circa 1896

Box 1, Folder 13

Field investigations: exploration of Columbia River to locate hatchery sites for Golden Trout circa 1904

Box 1, Folder 14


Scope and Content Note

“Sailor Spiders on Lake Maxinkuckee”; “The Campus Sickle Bills: Bird Life on the Stanford Campus,” 1920; “In considering the Question of Science as Formal Discipline,” undated; [The History of Medical Education in the United States] undated; and “What constitutes Leadership,” undated
Box 1, Folder 15-16

Untitled manuscript on children’s nature study circa 1925

Box 1, Folder 17-18

Typewritten draft of essay on children’s nature study

Box 2, Folder 1

Research notes, possibly for children’s nature study

Box 2, Folder 2

Essays, unidentified

Box 2, Folder 3

Address: "Life," Washburn School Address 1909 Jun 16

Box 2, Folder 4

Address: “The True Degree Conferred by the College and Its Responsibilities,” University of the Pacific 1910 May 24

Box 2, Folder 5

Letters of introduction and reference, with a few certificates 1869-1888

Box 2, Folder 6

Biographical and bibliographical information

Box 2, Folder 7

Biographical essay about California in 1873

Box 2, Folder 8

Webster Dictionary title page and frontispiece 1870

Box 2, Folder 9

Topographical map, California, Merced County, Planada Quadrangle circa 1915