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.
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.
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