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Guide to the Stanford Family Photograph Collection
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Overview

    Call Number: PC0001
    Creator: Stanford family.
    Title: Stanford family photograph collection
    Dates: 1850-1904
    Physical Description: 1.25 Linear feet
    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

    Administrative Information

    Information about Access

    The materials are open for research.
    Many photographs have been scanned and are available online here: http://purl.stanford.edu/zp252sk9657 

    Ownership & Copyright

    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 and University Archives.

    Cite As

    [Identification of item], Stanford Family Photograph Collection (PC0001). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Primarily studio portraits (mounted albumen prints) of Senator Leland Stanford, Jane Lathrop Stanford, Leland Stanford Jr., Gertrude Stanford, and Elizabeth Stanford. Also included are photographs of President William Harrison with Stanford during Harrison's visit to Stanford University. Studios represented include Bradley and Rulofson, Taber, and Carleton Watkins of San Francisco; Walery of New York; and Sarony of Paris. There are also a few images taken by Leland Stanford, Jr.