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BOX 38-43 Miscellany, 1881-1959
Lecture notebooks and writings of others, biographical data, income tax and insurance data, memorabilia, pocket notebooks, photographs, printed matter, awards, and other material.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material.
BOX 38 Austin Motor Co., 1951-1955
(4 folders)
BOX 39 Bibliographical material on others
Clothes washing machine, 1949
Eastman Kodak Co., 1955-1956
European trips, 1951-1952, 1954, 1956
(3 folders)
Forest conservation, 1950-1952
General miscellany
Glasses prescriptions, 1944
Income taxes, 1957-1959
Pickfords Ltd., 1953
Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association, 1950-1951
Lecture notebooks
“Foundations of Geometry,” E. H. Moore, 1901
(2 folders)
“Differential Geometry I,” H. Maschke, 1902
“Theory of Functions,” O. Bolza, 1902
(2 vols.)
BOX 40 “Linear Substitution Groups,” H. Maschke, undated
“Theory of Numbers,” L. E. Dickson, undated
Untitled and undated notebooks
Medical expenses, 1957-1958
(2 folders)
Mercer County, N.J., Recreation Advisory Council, 1959
Notebooks (pocket), circa 1938, circa 1944, 1945-1946
(3 vols.)
BOX 41 Passport, 1955
Photography, 1926-1953
Printed matter
Lattimore, Owen J., case, 1953
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, security case, 1954
(2 folders)
(3 folders)
BOX 42 (7 folders)
BOX 43 (3 folders)
Property owned by Veblen
Maine, Brooklin (Hancock County), 1947-1958
Princeton, N.J.
Battle Road, 1959
Herrontown Road, 1941-1951
Morningside Avenue, 1910-1944
General correspondence, 1935-1951
Photographs, certificates, awards, and diplomas See Oversize
Renault automobile, 1956-1957
Spanish refugee aid, 1953
Touring Club of France, 1958
Water softener, 1959
Writings of others
“An Explicit Expression for the Detrimant of the Matrix . . .,” J. S. DeWet
“Introduction à la Théorie des Structures
Infinitésimales et des Pseudogroupes de Lie,” C. Ehresmann
“Tensor Coordinates of Linear Spaces,” W. Givesn
“On Five-Dimensional Relativity Theory,” O. Klein
“A Remark on the Coupling of Gravitation and Electron,” Hermann Weyl
BOX 44 2023 Addition, 1934-1957
The 2023 Addition largely concerns Veblen and his wife Elizabeth's daily life and household activities. The series includes receipts and other documentation of household goods and services, including clothing, groceries, utilities, automobile and home maintenance, and insurance. It also includes photographs of an unidentified wedding and tourist attractions in France and Italy, documentation of incoming and outgoing financial transactions, and incoming correspondence relating to household matters, banking, purchases of books and gifts, charitable donations, and fund raising appeals.
Material types include correspondence, receipts, printed matter, advertising pamphlets, and photographs.
Arranged alphabetically by topic or type of material.
BOX 44 Correspondence, 1934-1938
BOX 44 Financial documents, 1935
BOX 44 Photographs, undated
BOX 44 Receipts and advertisements for household goods and services, 1934-1938, 1955-1957
BOX OV 1 Oversize
Photographs, certificates, awards, and diplomas.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX OV 1 Miscellany
Photographs, certificates, awards, and diplomas (Container 42)

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