National Historical Publications & Records Commission

David Starr Jordan Papers

(Microfilm Edition)

Stanford University Libraries

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David Starr Jordan (1851 –1931) was a leading ichthyologist, educator, and peace activist. He was president of Indiana University and was the founding president of Stanford University.  Included in this edition is correspondence, writings, pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, and photographs, relating to pacifism and the movement for world peace, disarmament, international relations, American neutrality in World War I, American foreign and domestic policy, civil liberties in the United States, problems of minorities in the United States, Stanford University, and personal and family matters.

187 reels, 31-page guide

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David Starr Jordan, 1880. Courtesy Indiana University.


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