Leland Stanford Papers

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Leland Stanford Papers
Correspondence, telegrams; business, legal, financial, and official papers; speeches, journals, and newsclippings; and other materials relating to the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad, Stanford's political career, business and financial interests, and the founding and construction of Stanford University.
Correspondence (incoming) - Sp-St

Correspondence (incoming) - Sp-St

Spence, John F., asking for help in securing memorial to Bishop Newman at Grant Memorial University, with woodcut of the building 1889 May 7; Spencer, F. E.; Spurr, Charles W.; Staeubli, Theo S.; Stairley, B. F.; Steinwand, Otto; Stephens, Eleanor G., would like teaching/administrative position...

28 pages: 0% indexed, 96% transcribed
Correspondence (incoming) - T-V

Correspondence (incoming) - T-V

Tells, T. S.; Thompson, A.B.; Townsend, Fred; Tracy, S. M.; Tubbs, A. L., (tel) accepts position as U. Trustee 1885 Nov 11; Turney, O. A.; Turrill, Charles B., on his idea for an industrial museum in connection with the university 1889 July 1; Unsworth, A. C.; Veghte, Henry; Vineyard, Anna...

28 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 4% needs review
Correspondence (incoming) - W-Z

Correspondence (incoming) - W-Z

Waddington, W. W., endorsing Paul Viollet for teaching position 1889 Feb 15; Walker, Francis A.; Walter, Carrie Stevens; Warmley, J. C.; Warner, J. G.; Warren, Col.; West, Maud; White, Andrew D., his impressions of Stanford University and suggestions (TS copy) 1892 May 26; Williams, A. C. B.;...

55 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 2% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to T. W. Stanford: his health and issue of tariffs 1892 May 30; to A. Lathrop: re horses 1892 Aug 8; to B. Harrison (tel): condolences on wife's death 1892 Oct 25; to Mrs. E. F. Beale (tel): condolences 1893 April 22; to F. Shay: the Stillman matter and other business concerns 1893 June...

11 pages: 0% indexed, 91% transcribed
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to CPRR: letter of introduction for Mrs. Henry Weatherbee 1870 Dec 23; to CPRR: letter of introduction for Mrs. Henry Weatherbee 1871 April 17; to Cmte on Nevada University: CPRR offers 20 acres and $500 1872 Feb 21; to E. G. Northrup: unable to be of assistance [verifax copy] 1872 June 26; to W....

22 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 100% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to parents: business and financial affairs, elections, gold and silver discoveries 1860 May 4; to parents: $1,000 enclosed, desires them to move to California 1860 Aug 10; gives brother Josiah power of attorney to manage and control his property 1861 Jan 18; to mother: death of his father 1862...

22 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 45% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to mother: appreciation of her, desire to visit, news of family in California 1865 Dec 24; to E. B. Crocker: will complete W. P. deal in any event 1867 April 22; to Jane Stanford: gives her stock in Contract & Finance Co. 1868 May 30; to H. G. Blaisdell: suggests Charles J. Forbes as...

25 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 16% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to J. W. Knox: Electioneer to cover Knox's mare 1886 Jan 25; to RR officials: extend courtesies for Miss A. Lathrop 1886 Feb 9; to Ariel Lathrop (tel): send Miss. Valley Construction Co. stock 1886 July 22; to Pres. Grover Cleveland: support for P. O. in San Francisco 1887 March 3; to J. Stanford...

21 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 100% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to R. Bonner: re horse Sunol 1890 Feb 7; to A. G. Porter: re appointment [photostat copy] 1890 Feb 18; to W. Carr: re appintment 1890 Feb 29; to [B.F.] Tracey: letter of condolence [mss. copy] 1890 March; to W. Blaine: letter of condolence [mss. copy] 1890 March; to Mrs. T. Hopkins (tel): relays...

17 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 100% needs review
Correspondence (outgoing)

Correspondence (outgoing)

to J. Stanford (2 tel): travel plans 1889 Aug 6-7; to J. Stanford (2 tel): Jane at Sissous 1889 Aug 24-25; to J. Stanford: her health, his activities at home and in business 1889 Aug 25; to J. Stanford (tel): her health 1889 Aug 27; to J. Stanford: health matters, boys dormitory progressing 1889...

30 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed, 7% needs review
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