Guide to the David Harris, "On History: Writing and Research" Typescript

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Call Number: SC0294
Creator: Harris, David, (David W. Clancy), 1900-1975.
Title: David Harris, "On history: writing and research" typescript
Dates: Undated
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet (344 leaves)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Phone: (650) 725-1022

Administrative Information


Custodial History

Transferred by the Department of History, 1981.

Biographical/Historical note

Professor of history at Stanford University from 1930 until his death in 1975.

Scope and Contents note

Unpublished typescript draft, given to Stanford professor Gordon Wright following Harris' death for editing; annotated by Wright.

Access Terms

Stanford University. Department of History.
Wright, Gordon, 1912-
Historical methodology.
Historical research.

Collection Contents

Box 1