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Papers relating to the Franklin K. Lane Memorial Fund, 1921-1939.
BANC FILM 2610; BANC MSS C-B 484 Box 1; BANC MSS C-B 484-485
Collection Overview

Title:

Papers relating to the Franklin K. Lane Memorial Fund, 1921-1939

Creator/Contributor:

Lane, Franklin K., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Miller, Adolph C., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Franklin K. Lane Memorial Fund

Creator/Contributor:

Franklin K. Lane Memorial Foundation

Abstract:

Correspondence relating to donations, the study of a permanent memorial, and the transfer of the fund to the University of California.
Includes letter from Franklin K. Lane to John H. Finley, May 4, [1921] outlining plan for a "super university" for the exchange of ideas, and urging its sponsorship by the New York Times. Also, presenting plan for a group of elder statesmen to advise the nation and spur government to action on vital problems.
With letter, Feb. 25, 1939, from Finley to Adolph C. Miller, and copies of correspondence with President Robert G. Sproul concerning gift of the letter to the University of California and the establishment of the Franklin K. Lane Memorial Foundation.

Date:

1921 (issued)

Subject:

University of California (1868-1952)
New York times

Note:

Letter from Lane to Finley, 1921 May 4 : also available on microfilm.
"Letters Regarding the Transfer of the Fund to the University of California, 1933-1939" : also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2610.

Physical Description:

1 box.
1 microfilm reel (121 exp.) : negative BNEG Box 2894) and positive.
partial microfilm reel (15 exp.) : negative (Rich. 545:2) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2610
BANC MSS C-B 484 Box 1
BANC MSS C-B 484-485

Origin:

California