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Guide to the Henry Z. Osborne Papers
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0173
    Creator: Osborne, Henry Zenas,, 1848-1923.
    Title: Henry Z. Osborne papers
    Dates: 1892-1921
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (4 items)
    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

    Henry Zenas Osborne was editor of the Los Angeles Evening Express and California state representative from 1917 until his death in 1923.

    Scope and Contents note

    These papers consist of a letter from Leland Stanford (on U.S. Senate letterhead), 1892; a telegram from Jane L. Stanford, March 1896, thanking Osborne for his loyalty to Leland Stanford; a letter from David Starr Jordan about the Dept. of Mining at Stanford, 1899, with a mention of the success of Herbert C. Hoover (an early graduate of the Dept.); and a letter from John C. Branner, 1921, commenting on an article by Osborne and his opinion on Japan.

    Access Terms

    Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922.
    Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931
    Stanford University. Department of Mining and Metallurgy.
    Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
    Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.