Floyd L. McElroy photograph album 1905-1920

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Floyd L. McElroy photograph album, 1905-1920

Floyd L. McElroy photograph album 1905-1920

Postcards, some by Robinson & Crandall, and photographs primarily of Stanford University campus buildings, roads, and lands; included are images of destruction from the earthquake in 1906. There are also photographs of students, faculty, and one of Theodore Roosevelt during a visit to Stanford. Faculty include David Starr Jordan, John C. Branner, Charles D. Marx, William Henry Sloan, John Pearce Mitchell, Bailey Willis, and John M. Stillman.

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Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922

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John Casper Branner (1850-1922) was a geologist was born on July 4, 1850, in New Market, Tennessee. He enrolled at Maryville College, but after two years he transferred to Cornell. He developed an interest in Brazil and he accompanied his professor, Charles F. Hartt, there in 1874, staying until 1883. He studied the country's geology, and also searched for vegetable fibers that could be used to make incandescent light. At the same time, he studied insects that affected cotton plants, under the c...

Stillman, John Maxson, 1852-1923

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John Maxson Stillman was professor of chemistry at Stanford University. From the description of Relations of salary to title in American universities : correspondence and article, 1906-1907. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864061 Biographical/Historical Sketch John Maxson Stillman was professor of chemistry at Stanford University. From the guide to the Relations of salary to title in American universities co...

Sloan, William Henry.

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Mitchell, John Pearce

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Mitchell, who earned his A.B. (1903), A.M. (1904), and Ph.D. (1907) from Stanford University, was Registrar and Professor of Chemistry. From the description of John Pearce Mitchell letter to Kay Bidwell, November 8, 1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754866851 From the description of John Pearce Mitchell papers, 1903-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754863925 Biographical/Historical note Mitchell, who earne...

Willis, Bailey, 1857-1949

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After early studies in Germany, Bailey Willis attended Columbia University and was awarded the degree of Mining Engineer in 1878 and of Civil Engineer in 1879. In 1884 he began his career with the United States Geological Survey, working chiefly in the Pacific Northwest. He made geological research trips to China and Argentina, before coming to Stanford University in 1915 to succeed John C. Branner as head of the Department of Geology. Willis was a popular teacher and lecturer and taught at Stan...

Marx, Charles D.

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Crandall, Berton W., 1882-1979.

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A graduate of Stanford University's class of 1906, Berton Candall remained in Palo Alto as a professional photographer until his death in 1979. From the description of Berton W. Crandall proof album collection, 1904-1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 694341819 A graduate of Stanford University's class of 1906, Berton Crandall remained in Palo Alto as a professional photographer until his death in 1979. From the description of The Hopkins home, San Francisco, ph...

McElroy, Floyd L.

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Biographical/Historical Sketch McElroy earned his a.b. in political science from Stanford University in June 1921. From the guide to the Floyd L. McElroy photograph album, 1905-1920, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives) ...

Stanford university

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Stanford entered into a research project with the National Iranian Radio and Television agency in 1974 to study and recommend a satellite-based communication system for Iran and how to utilize it for Iran's educational radio and television. From the description of Stanford NIRT project records, 1974-1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510722 The Leland Stanford Junior University was established in 1885 in memory of Leland Stanford Jr., the only child of Senator and Mrs. ...

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

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Roosevelt, 26th U.S. president, served 1901-1909. From the description of DS, 1904 March 1. : Washington, D.C. Homestead Certificate. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 15210791 26th president of the United States, 1901-1909. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt letters, 1917, 1918. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 213408920 Roosevelt was then Governor of New York. Chapman was one of the founders of the New York St...

Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931

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Educator, author, and naturalist. From the description of Papers of David Starr Jordan, 1861-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068098 Zoologist David Starr Jordan was elected president of Indiana University in 1885. He left IU in 1891 to become Stanford University's first president. Jordan died in 1931. From the description of David Starr Jordan papers, 1874-1929, bulk 1895-1929. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 61225195 American ichthyolog...