Tales from the Farm: Stanford history stories

Ever wanted to know more about the origins of the Big Game, the death of Jane Stanford, the first inhabitants of Encina Hall or Stanford’s first African American student? To commemorate its 40th year, Stanford magazine has published a compilation of its best historical stories that have published since the magazine has had an online presence.  From Leland Junior’s childhood to his mother’s murder, from the development of the modern mouse to memories of Lake Lagunita, the resulting list is filled with nostalgia, intrigue and more. Read the full story on the magazine’s website.