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Guide to the Simplified spelling collection, 1916-1920
Special Collections M0178  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Simplified spelling collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1916-1920
    Collection number: Special Collections M0178
    Extent: .25 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.


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    [Identification of item] Simplified spelling collection, M0178, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    This collection contains papers from the movement for simplfied spelling in the A.I.M.E. (American Institute of Mining Engineers) lead by W. H. Shockley. Included are letters to and from Shockley, to and from other members of the A.I.M.E. type script arguments for simplified spelling circulated by Shockley, lists of names of members of the A.I.M.E., and numercus misc. memoranda concerning the campaign.