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Guide to the Correspondence relating to the Floating University
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0066
    Creator: Gray, Henry David, 1873-
    Title: Correspondence relating to the Floating University,
    Dates: 1954-1979
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Green Library
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Biographical/Historical note

    Gray, professor emeritus of English at Stanford University, was part of the faculty on the 1929 Floating University, a seven-month academic cruise sponsored by New York University.

    Scope and Contents note

    Correspondence between Gray and Constantine A. Raises, 1954, relating to the reunion of the Floating University, Class of 1929, along with press releases, clippings, biographical notes on participants, and a photograph of Gray at the reunion.

    Access Terms

    New York University. Floating University--1929.
    New York University.. Floating University. -- Chronological subdivision--1929.;
    Raises, Constantine A.
    Raises, Constantine A.
    Stanford University. Department of English. Faculty.
    Stanford University. Department of English. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;