Elvin Warrick Papers, 1937-1939
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Brief Description: Materials of Elvin Warrick (1895-1977), mathematics librarian (1927-1962), including glass slides, film strips and narrative notes concerning pre-1850 arithmetic and mathematics books.  The slides and strips were used for presentations to library discussion groups, Illinois Teachers Association and graduate students in mathematics.  Also included are notes and bibliographic cards on early mathematic and arithmetic books and biographical sketches of the authors; notes on mathematical periodicals; "A List of Mathematical Books in America" compiled by Warrick (1938); and correspondence between Warrick and University of Michigan mathematics professor, Louis Karpinski (1937-39).
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 35/3/28
Created by: Warrick, Elvin (1895-1977)
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 10/4/77
Arrangement: By subject
Subject Index
Arithemetic Books
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]