James B. Shaw papers
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 384
Scope and Contents
The James B. Shaw papers include Shaw's work on the science of algorithms as part requirement for the Doctor's Degree and various published articles on mathematics.
- 1895 - 1922
- Shaw, James B. (Person)
Collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Collection materials are in the public domain. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
Biographical or Historical Information
James B. Shaw recieved a doctor's degree in mathematics from Purdue University in 1895. He went on to be a professor of Mathematics and Physics at Illinois College.
0.363 Cubic Feet (One full-width letter-size manuscript box)
Language of Materials
Papers are housed in an acid free box.
- James B. Shaw papers
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- Edition statement
- Second edition.
- 2020-09-24: Collection identifier updated from shawjb0 to MSA 384 and description updated by Grace Anderson.