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Guide to the Curtis Dwight Wilbur Papers, 1924-1927
Special Collections M0187  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Curtis Dwight Wilbur Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1924-1927
    Collection number: Special Collections M0187
    Creator: Wilbur, Curtis Dwight, 1867-
    Extent: .75 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Gift of the Wilbur family, 1965.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Curtis Dwight Wilbur Papers, M0187, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Curtis Dwight Wilbur was a lawyer, United States Secretary of the Navy (1924-1929), judge, and chief justice of the California Supreme Court (1922-1927).

    Scope and Content

    Collection contains various printed speeches and addresses from the period beginning March, 1924 through November, 1927. In addition it contains various newspaper articles and miscellaneous correspondence.