Scope and Contents
The records of the Department of Mathematics span the years 1891 to 1894 and 1940 to 1980. With the exception of departmental newsletters for the years 1941 and 1942, the records before 1980 consist primarily of files on graduate students. Following the student files (series 1) there are two folders concerning the J. J. Sylvester Symposium on Algebraic Geometry held in honor of the University's Centennial in 1976. At the end of series 2 are materials dealing with the symposium held at...