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Guide to the Leland Whitman Cutler Papers
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  • Administrative Information
  • General note

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0031
    Creator: Cutler, Leland W. (Leland Whitman), 1885-1959.
    Creator: Stanford University. Board of Trustees.
    Title: Leland Whitman Cutler papers
    Dates: 1909-1941
    Physical Description: 1.5 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


    Custodial History

    Gift of Leland Cutler and the Board of Trustees, 1966.

    Information about Access


    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], Leland Whitman Cutler Papers (SC0031). Stanford University Archives, Stanford, Calif.

    Separated Materials

    Progress photos of Stadium construction
    Date: 27 June 1921,
    removed and placed in photo collection.


    Leland Whitman Cutler was President of the Board of Trustees of Stanford University (1942-1954) and insurance businessman.


    These papers are chiefly correspondence and working papers of the Board of Trustees. Included are reports and programs on future expansion of the University, papers of the Graduate School of Business and its Industrial Relations Division, the Lower Division, and the Department of Education. Correspondents include Charles A. Coolidge, E. P. Cubberley, Herbert Hoover, Judge Lorenzo Sawyer, Lewis M. Terman and Ray Lyman Wilbur. Also included are materials pertaining to the construction of the Stanford stadium.

    General note

    The following listing lists only unusual items in each folder which in general contains a large amount of correspondence relating to a specific subject.