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Guide to the Clark Wilson Hetherington Scrapbook
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Description
Scrapbook pertains largely to student life and athletics at Stanford University, 1891-1895, and includes class registration cards, receipts, time schedules, programs, invitations, illustrations, photographs, and other ephemera. Of note are ASSU election ballot with H. C. Hoover for treasurer, April 1894; a note from Mary S. Barnes, 1895, and her obituary, 1898; and Hetherington's pass to Benjamin Harrison's lectures, 1894. Collection also includes some correspondence pertaining to Hetherington's college application and other family matters, 1888-1891.
Background
Clark Wilson Hetherington (1870-1942) earned his A.B. in education at Stanford University in May 1895. He was professor of physical education and director of athletics at the University of Missouri from 1900 to 1910; in 1918 he became the first California State Superintendent of Physical Education, a position he held until 1921. After teaching at several universities in New York, he returned to Stanford in 1929 as professor of physical education.
Extent
1.0 linear foot
Restrictions
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Availability
This collection is open for research.