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Born, Max, 1882-1970


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Paul Sophus Epstein Papers

Identifier: 10067-MS

Epstein was a physicist at California Institute of Technology from 1921-1953; he taught advanced courses in mathematical and theoretical physics. Collection includes general and family correspondence; personal and biographical material; notebooks; manuscripts; class notes by a Caltech student; books, mostly technical and in Russian; reprints of Epstein's writings.

Dates: 1898-1966

Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2002-00078

Theodore von Kármán Papers

Identifier: 10143-MS

This record group documents the career of Theodore von Kármán, Hungarian-born aerodynamicist, science advisor, and first director of the Daniel Guggenheim Aeronautical Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. It consists primarily of correspondence, speeches, lectures and lecture notes, scientific manuscripts, calculations, reports, photos and technical slides, autobiographical sketches, and school notebooks.

Dates: 1871-1963; Majority of material found within 1920-1963

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