RIAMCO

Rhode Island Archival and Manuscript Collections Online

Limit My Results

    -
  • undated
    ( 11 )
  • 2001 - 2100
    ( 4 )
  • 1901 - 2000
    ( 201 )
  • 1801 - 1900
    ( 46 )
  • 1701 - 1800
    ( 11 )
  • 1601 - 1700
    ( 1 )

Subject

« Previous | 11 - 20 of 274 collections | Next »

Results

Formal title:
Thomas F. Banchoff papers
Extent:
23.5 Linear feet
Date range:
1935-2012 (bulk 1963-1997)
Abstract:
The Thomas F. Banchoff papers (1935-2012, bulk 1963-1997) contain administrative, research, and teaching materials relating to Professor Banchoff's tenure as a professor of mathematics at Brown University. Included are correspondence, lecture and research notes, manuscripts, course syllabi and exams, and records of various faculty and university committees of which he was a member. The papers also include records from Professor Banchoff's term as acting Dean of Student Affairs at Brown (1971-1972) that reflect the racial and political campus issues of the time.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
OF.1UF.2015.003
Formal title:
Thomas Banchoff collection of materials relating to Edwin Abbott Abbott
Extent:
0.25 linear feet
Date range:
1865-2001 (bulk 1865-1927)
Abstract:
The collection is comprised primarily of photographs of Edwin Abbott Abbott, his family and associates as well as correspondence between them. It also includes some newspaper clippings and one notebook belonging to Edwin Abbott Abbott.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
Ms.2011.016
Formal title:
Thomas Banchoff papers on the fourth dimension
Extent:
13.0 Linear feet
Date range:
1843-2013 (bulk 1970-2007)
Abstract:
The Thomas Banchoff papers on the fourth dimension (1843-2013) contain his research and writing on the mathematical and philosophical theories of the fourth dimension, its visualization, and historical conceptions of it. Included are correspondence, conference proceedings, articles, manuscripts, clippings, CD's, and DVDs. The material covers mathematical, artistic, religious, and philosophical concepts of hyperspace and the higher dimensions from the mid-nineteeth century to the present, along with Banchoff's research on Edwin Abbott Abbott and his nineteenth-century novella,
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
MS.2015.001
Formal title:
Clarence A. Barbour papers
Extent:
0.25 Linear feet
Date range:
1923-1937
Abstract:
The Clarence A. Barbour papers contain many letters relating to Barbour’s nomination as President of Brown University and his nine-month trip to Asia in 1931 and 1932. Also included are letters and poems written by Florence Newell Barbour about her experiences in Asia with her husband.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
MS.1C.10
Formal title:
George W. Benedict papers
Extent:
1.0 linear foot
Date range:
circa 1893-1917
Abstract:
The George W. Benedict papers document Professor Benedict's academic career including his teaching at Brown University. Materials include writings, lecture notes, essays, examinations, and research notes, as well as a series of letters of recommendation written in support of Benedict.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
OF.1UF.B1
Formal title:
Benjamin Fine Collection , 1947-1975
Extent:
2 box(es)
Date range:
1947-1975
Abstract:
This collection contains materials pertaining to Fine's writings such as Barron's Profile of American Colleges (1964), American College Counselor and Guide (1955), How to Get Money for College (1964), Your Child and School (1965), and Underachievers (1967). It also includes correspondence with his agent, Nannine Joseph, contracts with various publishers, submission cards for his work, and newspaper clippings.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 5
Formal title:
Bernard LaFayette Oral History Project
Extent:
1 box
Date range:
2003-2006
Abstract:
Contains video recordings and transcripts of an oral history given by Bernard LaFayette. The interviews were conducted by Prof. James Findlay at the University of Rhode Island over the course of ten recording sessions from 2002-2003.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 123
Formal title:
Bernon Helme Photograph Collection, 1895-1930
Extent:
0.5 linear feet
Date range:
1895-1930
Abstract:
This collection contains 24 historic photographs of the University of Rhode Island and the surrounding Kingston village area.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 125
Formal title:
Bruce M. Bigelow files
Extent:
12.5 Linear feet
Date range:
1930-1954
Abstract:
The Bruce M. Bigelow papers document Bigelow's tenure as a faculty member and administrator at Brown University from 1930 to 1954. The files include speeches, subject files, and research materials.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
OF.1CA.B1
Formal title:
Zenas R. Bliss papers
Extent:
21.5 Linear feet
Date range:
1952-1966
Abstract:
The Zenas R. Bliss papers contain office files and speeches compiled from 1952 to 1965, when Bliss was a Professor of Engineering, Dean of the College and Provost of Brown University.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
OF.1CA.B2

Options

For Participating Institutions