This accession consists of exhibition records created and maintained by Associate Curator and Curator, Uta C. Merzbach. The materials document the research, design, and execution of exhibitions at the National Museum of American History, primarily in the field of mathematics. Exhibitions covered include 1876: A Centennial Exhibition, the Hall of Physical …
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Uta C. Merzbach, Associate Curator and Curator, 1964-1988. Merzbach earned her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Mathematics from the University of Texas, Austin in 1952 and 1954 respectively. She then completed her Ph.D. in Mathematics and the History of Science at Harvard University in …
Johnson family letters
The microfilmed Johnson family letters contain letters to Anna Muirson Bellamy from her sister, Katharine Livingston Bayard Johnson, a Boston-born painter who long resided in France. Also included is one letter from Bellamy's brother, William Woolsey Johnson, a mathematician and textbook author.
Grace Murray Hopper Collection
Papers and photographs of Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992) computer and Naval pioneer.
James Henry Coffin Papers
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Victoria Hutson Huntley papers
The papers of Victoria Hutson Huntley measure 1.3 linear feet and date from 1929-1999. Biographical material, correspondence, writings, artwork, printed material and photographs chronicle the professional activities and personal life of the lithographer and muralist.
Dr. Joseph Underwood Hall, Jr. Papers
The collection primarily documents the personal life and medical career of Dr. Joseph Underwood Hall Jr. Hall who was among the first to use the new X-ray technology and built his own X-ray machine.