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Bessie Irving Miller lecture notes

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030051928]
Identifier: MS-0101
Bessie Irving Miller (1884-1931) was a mathematician. The collection consists of lecture notes transcribed Miller from a class by Hopkins mathematician Arthur B. Coble from 1913 to 1914.

Dates

  • 1913-1914

Creator

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Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.24 Cubic Feet (1 legal half-size document box)

Biographical Note

Bessie Irving Miller was a mathematician. She was born in Baltimore, MD in 1884. She received the A.B. degree from Goucher College in 1907 and the Ph.D. in Mathematics from The Johns Hopkins University in 1914. Some course work was done with the mathematician Arthur B. Coble. Miss Miller was appointed professor of mathematics at Rockford College (IL), and a series of her lectures were published in 1924 entitled "Romance in Science." Bessie Irving Miller died in 1931.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of lecture notes transcribed by Bessie Irving Miller from a class in Groups presented by Hopkins mathematician Arthur B. Coble from 1913 to 1914. Some typescripts are also included which may have been a part of Miss Miller's research for her thesis on elliptic functions.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was possibly acquired from Dr. Irving Miller

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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