Yale University. Dept. of Mathematics
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 907
Call Number: RU 710
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, personnel files, subject files, memoranda, and reports documenting the activities and operations of the Yale Department of Mathematics. Topics include administration and finance, curriculum planning, faculty appointments, personnel, fellowships, and admissions.
Call Number: MS 1055
Overview: Correspondence, notebooks, diplomas, and membership certificates largely relating to Newton's position as professor of mathematics at Yale University (1855-1896) and related Yale activities. In the correspondence is a letter from Noah Porter describing Thorstein B. Veblen and pleading for his admission as a candidate for the Ph.D. degree despite his "limited means." Also included in the papers is a notebook of mortality statistics of Yale graduates compiled in connection with Newton's...
Call Number: MS 826
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence and writings which document Abraham Robinson's professional life and work. Draft and printed copies of Robinson's books and papers comprise the bulk of the papers. Student memorabilia, diaries, and biographical material are also included in the papers.