Guide to the Mary Curry Tresidder Diary

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
May 2011
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Call Number: SCM0190
Creator: Tresidder, Mary Curry, 1893-
Title: Mary Curry Tresidder diary
Dates: 1936
Physical Description: 0.125 Linear feet (1 volume)
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

Biographical/Historical note

Mary Curry, daughter of David Curry, founder of Camp Curry at Yosemite, was married to Donald B. Tresidder, president of the Yosemite Park and Curry Company and later president of Stanford University (1943-1948).

Scope and Contents note

Diary was kept from January 21 to April 23, 1936, during the trip that Mary Curry and Donald B. Tresidder made to the 1936 Winter Olympic Games in Garmish-Partenkirchen, Germany. The diary continues with their travels to Vienna, Paris, London, and the English countryside.

Collection Contents

Box 1

Diary 1936