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Apostol, Tom M. (Mathematician)



  • Existence: 1923 - 2016


Background: Caltech Professor of Mathematics, 1950-1992.


Collection Notes: Oral History, 1984, 1986. This sixty-two page oral history is the result of two interviews. It concerns Apostol's professional life at Caltech and the field of mathematics generally.

Restrictions: limited access.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Tom M. Apostol Papers

Identifier: ApostolTM
Scope and Contents Collection consists of 22 bankers boxes, packed from his office. 3 smaller boxes packed from Apostol's home. Includes papers and slides, digital files and recording of Project Mathematics episodes. Unprocessed.Inventory of boxes from Apostol's office at Caltech: Box 1: DVD, books for Project Mathematics!, miscellaneous photos (Erdos, Mathematicians) cards and correspondence. Box 2: NIST(National Institute of Standards and Technology). Box 3: NIST. Box 4: Project Mathematics...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1980s-2000

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Archival Object 3
Unprocessed Material 2
Collection 1
Manuscript Collection 2
Project Mathematics 2
Lecture 1