Collection largely consists of negatives 1935-37, a few
contemporary prints, and contact sheets from selected negative rolls made in 1988.
Subjects include rehearsals for student plays, parties and excursions, Prof. Thomas
Bailey in class, exams, 1936 graduation, campus scenes, and individuals and groups of
students. Collection also includes a small amount of correspondence, 1938-40, and
miscellaneous financial documents.
Frederick Troman (Tro) Harper earned his AB in social sciences at Stanford University in
1937. He owned and operated Tro Harper, Books in San Francisco. He was a member of The
Bohemian Club and the San Francisco Golf Club.
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:
This collection is open for research.