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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Alsop mathematics notebook

Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-002
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume mathematics notebook of Samuel Alsop. The notebook includes notes and mathematical diagrams for classes Alsop taught at Westtown School during the year 1855.
Dates: 1855

Samuel Alsop Mathematical Analysis manuscript

Identifier: HCS-001-009
Overview The collection contains a manuscript of mathematical analysis by Samuel Alsop.
Dates: 1875

Early Geometry Notebook and Book of Verses

Identifier: HC.MC-801-07-011
Overview Single volume of Robert Louis Stevenson's early poetry and geometry exercises.
Dates: Undated.

Thomas Fisher letterbook

Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-007
Overview The majority of correspondence included is business correspondence related to Fisher's mathematics and his book, "Dial of the Seasons, or a Portraiture of Nature," on Fisher's theory of the effect of "the angles of incidence of the meridian sunlight." There are also a small number of letters of personal correspondence, generally letters of introduction for friends or family traveling to Philadelphia or New York.
Dates: 1823-1859

Thomas Fisher signature album

Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-003
Overview Thomas Fisher (1801-1856) was a Quaker poet, a member of the Academy of Natural Sciences, and the author of books on science and mathematics. This collection is comprised of his single volume signature album. The note on the inside cover reads: "The undersigned have examined Mr. Thomas Fisher's Diagrams for Generalizing and Simplifying Mathematical Principles; and believing them to be Novel and useful, subscribe in order to promote their publication." At the back of the volume there is a...
Dates: Undated.

Charles Edward Gause papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-082
Overview This collection is comprised mostly of journals that Charles Edward Gause wrote, including during travels with friends. There are also some letters.
Dates: 1883-1940

Samuel J. Gummere papers

Identifier: HCS-001-010
Overview The collection consists of Samuel J. Gummere's mathematics lectures, his notes on astronomy and a minor expenses cash book.
Dates: 1864 - 1875

Samuel Heaton mathematics notebook

Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-052
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume of Samuel Heaton's mathematics notebook. The volume is handwritten, and titled "Mensuration of Superficies," which includes mathematical problems and geometric diagrams.
Dates: Undated

Mathematical Department private examination of the senior class, 1859

Identifier: HCE-003-002-002
Overview The collection consists of materials pertaining to private examinations in Mathematics for seniors in 1859 at Haverford College.
Dates: 1859 June - July

Addition to Frank Morley collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1316
Overview This collection includes the mathematical publications of Frank Morley.
Dates: 1895-1953