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Mathematics

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

Archive of Charles Alfred Coulson (1910-1974)

Correspondence and papers of Charles Alfred Coulson (1910-1974), mathematician, physicist, chemist, and religious writer.
Extents: 21 linear metres (175 boxes)
Dates: 1905-1978
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Archive of Frederick Soddy, F.R.S. (1877-1956)

Correspondence and papers of Frederick Soddy, (1877-1956), scientist.
Extents: 2.4 Linear metres (20 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1958
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Diaries and Notes of R.S. Herries

Diaries and notes of R.S. Herries, as a law student and a barrister, including many descriptions of travels, mainly in Great Britain, some in Europe, with the texts of two papers read to Eton (school) societies, on geology, 1880, and mathematical, mainly geometrical, problems.
Extents: 12 shelfmarks
Dates: 1880-98
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Early 18th-cent. notes on algebra, derived from John Kersey, The elements of . .. algebra (London, 1673)

Early 18th-cent. notes on algebra, derived from John Kersey, The elements of . .. algebra (London, 1673)
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 246
Extents: 289 pages
Dates: Early 18th century
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Fair copy by John Lewis of 'Some account of the life of ... John Wallis ... Savilian Professor of Geometry'

Fair copy by John Lewis of 'Some account of the life of ... John Wallis ... Savilian Professor of Geometry'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 283
Extents: 90 pages
Dates: Before 1735
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Fair copy of an almanac for 1650 by Robert Sliter

Fair copy of an almanac for 1650 by Robert Sliter
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 177
Extents: 32 Leaves
Dates: 1649-1650
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Lydyat Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Thomas Lydyat, including calendars, mathematical notes and treatises, chronological papers, and letters.
Extents: 13 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th cent.
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M. C. Oathout, 'Existential and formal bases of logic', typescript MA thesis, University of New Zealand

M. C. Oathout, 'Existential and formal bases of logic', typescript MA thesis, University of New Zealand
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 686
Extents: 155 Leaves
Dates: c. 1950
Collection

Mary Somerville Collection

Correspondence and papers of Mary Somerville (1780-1872), science writer and mathematics expositor, and of the Somerville and related families.
Extents: 3.0 Linear metres (40 shelfmarks)
Dates: Bulk, 1778-1879; [c.1700]-1972
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Mathematical papers of Theodore William Chaundy

Mathematical papers of Theodore William Chaundy (1889-1966), 1910-1951.
Extents: 1.62 Linear metres (9 Boxes)
Dates: 1910-1951
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Miscellaneous mathematical papers of Sir Henry Savile

Miscellaneous mathematical papers of Sir Henry Savile, in Greek and Latin.
Shelfmark: MS. Savile 108
Extents: 136 Leaves
Dates: 1580-1595
Collection

Oxford Women in Computing: An Oral History Project

Oral history interviews with 10 women involved in the research, teaching and service provision of computing at the University of Oxford, between the 1950s and 1990s.
Extents: 12 shelfmarks (12 digital shelfmarks; 25 digital items)
Dates: 16 May 2018-17 Oct 2018
Collection

Papers of C.H. Pearson

Correspondence and papers of C.H. Pearson, consisting of: Letters to Pearson, 1850-1894 Letters to other members of the Pearson family, 1872-1926 Miscellaneous papers of Pearson, 1851-1894, many relating to Oxford University Papers relating to The collected mathematical papers of H.J.S. Smith, ed. J.W.L. Glaisher (Oxford, 1894) …
Extents: 17 shelfmarks
Dates: 1841-1926
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Papers of John Wallis

Notes, calculations, and problems by John Wallis. For a description of the mathematical parts of these manuscripts, see C.J. Scriba, Studien zur Mathematik des John Wallis (Boethius. Texte und Abhandlungen zur Geschichte der exakten Wissenschaften vi, Wiesbaden, 1966), 115-116.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1651-1695
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Papers of Sydney Chapman, FRS

Correspondence and papers of Professor Sydney Chapman, FRS, mathematician and geophysicist, (1888-1970).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 851 (formerly C.S.A.C 11/5/74)
Extents: 76 Leaves
Dates: 1962-1973
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Papers of the Dandridge Family of Rousham, Oxfordshire

Papers of the Dandridge family, consisting of: Journal of Edward Dandridge on a voyage from England to India, June 1781-May 1782, copied by Edward Dandridge for his father, 1783 Sermons by J.S. Dandridge, rector of Rousham, 1804-41 Notes on John Hey, Lectures in divinity (4 vols., Cambridge, 1796), c. 1800. Owned by George Dandridge, rector of…
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th-19th cent.
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Papers of Thomas Brooke Benjamin, FRS

The collection contains correspondence, mainly scientific, lecture notes, drafts of articles, and mathematical calculations, most concerning fluid dynamics. Also included are press cuttings about Benjamin, letters of congratulations on his appointment to the Sedleian chair, and material relating to the numerous societies, associations, etc. that he was involved with. The collection also contains material relating to his non-scientific interests, especially music and poetry
Extents: 14 boxes
Dates: 1947-1995
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Papers on the reform of the calendar

Papers on the reform of the calendar, 1583
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 52
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 1583
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Photocopies of Thomas Harriot Manuscripts

Photocopies of manuscripts and other material by and relating to Thomas Harriot.
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.
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Rough mathematical calculations by Edward Johnston, mainly of calligraphic interest

Rough mathematical calculations by Edward Johnston, mainly of calligraphic interest
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 340
Extents: 83 Leaves
Dates: 20th century