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Guide to the Educators and Librarians Collection, 1846-1953
Special Collections M130  
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    Title: Educators and Librarians Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1846-1953
    Collection number: Special Collections M130
    Extent: .25 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    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.


    Received from various gifts and purchases.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Educators and Librarians Collection, M130, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    This collection includes letters, postcards, bills, and clippings, representing persons in the fields of education and librarianship. Of note are the 181 items pertaining to William James, including 164 letters from James to F. C. S. Schiller discussing pragmatism, humanism, and personal matters.


    Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950.
    Compton, Karl Taylor, 1887-1954.
    Conant, James Bryant, 1893-
    Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892.
    Dodds, Harold Willis, 1889-
    Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926.
    Hadley, Arthur Twining, 1856-1930.
    Hart, James David, 1911-
    Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-
    James, Alice H.
    James, William, 1842-1910.
    Kelly, Robert L.
    Lowell, Abbott Lawrence, 1856-1943.
    M'Taggart, John Ellis, 1866-1925.
    Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940.
    Pearson, Edmund Lester, 1880-1937.
    Peirce, Charles S. (Charles Sanders), 1839-1914.
    Phelps, William Lyon, 1865-1943.
    Putnam, Herbert, 1861-
    Rodgers, Oliver.
    Schiller, F. C. S. (Ferdinand Canning Scott), 1864-1937.
    Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954.
    Seymour, Charles, 1885-1963.
    Stephans, Henry Morse, 1857-1919.
    Strong, Charles Augustus, 1862-1940.
    Veblen, Thorstein, 1857-1929.