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Collection: Leland Stanford Papers

Emmy
Emmy added a note to page Untitled Page 7 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - N-P, saying “This is a scholastic recommendation for a guy named Richard Otto. Born Sept 11, 1863, father is a practicing physician. It basically says that he is good at writing, is diligent, and doing very well with religious studies. He knows scripture ...”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 15 in the work Collis P. Huntington, saying “Van Hoffman told me this morning that they have written to Belloc Freres to see you about CPRR earnings and when we can have the balance now due them + I said to them our floating debt is about three hundred thousand of which we intend to have f...”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 29 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Muricida[e]”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 13 in the work Collis P. Huntington, saying “I attempted to organise for ease of reading. Reviewer can alter format as desired.”Note Added
spellakur25
spellakur25 added a note to page Untitled Page 2 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - C, saying “How do we transcribe the stamp?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Geological collection listing, offered to University, saying “1st illegible - just 'rock' scribbled out? 2nd illegible - couldn't find anything to match, possibly named for a town or area in NE US?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 27 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Re: question marks I was unable to find a corresponding mollusc of that name”Note Added
DreJoe
DreJoe added a note to page Untitled Page 3 in the work Geological collection listing, offered to University, saying “Words in brackets, please check if correct, and spelling! Thanks”Note Added
HistoryHound
HistoryHound added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Mark Hopkins, saying “Edit to Above: Line 1: [Rup. Jonny 25/bq.?] - Should read "Rcvd: January 25" Line 7: Hunting [Tors?] - Should read "Huntington" Line 13: [h?]ash - Should read "help"' Line 17: [Eclis S] - Should read "Echo Summit" ”Note Added
HistoryHound
HistoryHound added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Mark Hopkins, saying “[Rup. Jonny 25/bq.?] - Should read Rcvd: January 25 [BG?] but as Hunting [Tors?] - Should read Huntington ”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Mark Hopkins, saying “Goat Island = Yerba Buena Island? Benicia by the Carquinez Strait?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 16 in the work Telegrams of sympathy, M - Z, saying “Charles Eduoard Brown Sequard?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 9 in the work Frederick Law Olmsted, saying “Some sort of abbreviation like Thos. or Wm., but for Frederick?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 15 in the work Central Pacific Railroad Company: deeds, saying “'a.n.' a short form of 'year'?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 18 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Electioneer - sire of trotters owned by Leland Stanford Maud S. - record-breaking trotter (not Stanford's)”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 18 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Messrs?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 16 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Santa Anita?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 9 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Robert E. Bonner (1824-1899) publisher who owned famous trotting horses”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 9 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Lucy Cuyler - a mare listed in the US Trotting Assoc. register 1870s”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 2 in the work Sir Edwin Arnold, saying “wh. short for which?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 4 in the work Max Axelrood, saying “This is a slightly truncated copy of 'Untitled Page 5'.”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 6 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “Sunol was one of Leland Stanford's prize winning standardbred horses; one of the offspring of Electioneer.”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 24 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Grammysia? Megalodon (extinct genus of bivalve molluscs, ie. not the shark)”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 52 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - H, saying “abstruse, Spenser”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 4 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - Sp-St, saying “Image of Newman Hall (specific to letter)”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 8 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - Sa-So, saying “Notes on a reply at the bottom of the sheet”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 7 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - Sa-So, saying “includes a diagram”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 6 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - R, saying “Signed with a long list of names and positions”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 13 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - G, saying “Enclosed is a small newspaper clipping”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 13 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - F-G, saying “Note at the bottom about providing Judge Gregg with information”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 5 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - F-G, saying “Written in French”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 6 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - F-G, saying “Written in French”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 28 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - C, saying “Notes in the margin”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 27 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - C, saying “Additional writing in red ink in the margin”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - C, saying “Shorthand on top right”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 1 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - C, saying “Hard to read writing under the tape at the top left”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 21 in the work Correspondence (outgoing), saying “brase - obsolete spelling of brace”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 25 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - Ba-Bl, saying “Writing on the top left covered by tape is difficult to read”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 3 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - Ba-Bl, saying “Notes in shorthand at the top”Note Added
rdobson
rdobson added a note to page Untitled Page 36 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - A, saying “Writing at the top in pencil covered by tape”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 40 in the work Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books, saying “Long s? ſ”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 34 in the work Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books, saying “Found it: ſ”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 37 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - H, saying “shorthand to be copied and/or deciphered”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 23 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Syringotiris - Syringothyris? ”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 19 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Encrenites (obsolete term for chrinoids) or Enerinites (also appears in reference to chrinoids)”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 7 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “Gutland Sweden (island source of Silurian shallow‐water marine sediments) Lesquerella (genus) or Lesquereux (paleobotanist) ”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 16 in the work Paul Mohr, saying “megalograptus? syringostromina? syringostromella?”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 19 in the work California Street Cable Railroad Company, saying “I think the signature is that of Antoine Borel. He is listed as the VP here: https://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=DAC18891002.2.14&e=-------en--20--1--txt-txIN--------1”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 24 in the work Correspondence (incoming) - H, saying “Notation in shorthand needs translating.”Note Added
hesperus
hesperus added a note to page Untitled Page 90 in the work Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books, saying “It might be Denns or Denver. I found a Frank Dennis, treasurer of the Richmond Weather Strip Co., Richmond, Indiana mentioned in 'The Railway Age' June 1888, but that might not be correct.”Note Added