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Title: | University of Chicago. Mathematical Club. Records |
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Dates: | 1893-1941 |

Size: | 1.25 linear feet (3 boxes) |

Repository: |
Special Collections Research Center |

Abstract: | The Mathematical Club was established January 5, 1893 in order to provide a forum for graduate students in mathematics. Papers were presented and discussed by the faculty of the Mathematics and Astronomy Departments, and, occasionally by graduate students and visiting scholars. The Club Records contain programs of meetings (1893-1894), and notes on lectures delivered (1896-1903). The collection also includes programs from the Junior Mathematical Club (1905-1941). |

The collection is open for research.

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: University of Chicago. Mathematical Club. Records, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

The Mathematical Club was established January 5, 1893 in order to provide a forum for graduate students in mathematics. Papers were presented and discussed by the faculty of the Mathematics and Astronomy Departments, and, occasionally by graduate students and visiting scholars.

The Mathematical Club Records contain programs of meetings (1893-1894), and notes on lectures delivered (1896-1903). The collection also includes programs from the Junior Mathematical Club (1905-1941).

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- Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)

Box 1 Folder 1 | Mathematical Club and Seminar, programs of meetings, January 5, 1893-August 28, 1894 |

Box 1 Folder 2 | Mathematical Club Records, October 12, 1896-March 12, 1897 |

Box 1 Folder 3 | Mathematical Club Records, April 16, 1897-July 23, 1897 |

Box 1 Folder 4 | Mathematical Club Records, July 30, 1897-August 10, 1897 (Summer Quarter) |

Box 1 Folder 5 | Mathematical Club Records, October 16, 1897-December 3, 1897 |

Box 1 Folder 6 | Mathematical Club Records, December 17, 1897-April 29, 1898 |

Box 1 Folder 7 | Mathematical Club Records, May 27, 1898-December 16, 1898 |

Box 2 Folder 1 | Mathematical Club Records, January 1, 1899-June 9, 1899 |

Box 2 Folder 2 | Mathematical Club Records, July 14, 1899-December 14, 1899 |

Box 2 Folder 3 | Mathematical Club Records, January 4, 1900-May 18, 1900 |

Box 2 Folder 4 | Mathematical Club Records, July 20, 1900-December 7, 1900 |

Box 2 Folder 5 | Mathematical Club Records, January 11, 1901-May 29, 1903 |

Box 2 Folder 6 | Junior Mathematical Club Records, October 6, 1905-June 8, 1921 |

Box 3 Folder 1 | "Record of mathematical club," notebook, 1910-1925 |

Box 3 Folder 2 | "Historical Sketch and List of Programs" for the junior mathematical club, by Professor H.E. Slaught, 1941 |