Glenn James papers
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 25, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSF 192
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of two copies of Glenn James' dissertation.
- James, Glenn (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Portions of material in this collection are in the public domain. Other material copyrights are held by Purdue University or original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
Glenn James was born October 2, 1882; attended Vincennes University 1901-1903; received the A. B. degree from Indiana University in 1905 and the A. M. in 1910. He studied at Chicago University two summers and at Columbia one summer throughout the year 1915-1916. Glenn James was an instructor at the Michigan Agricultural College from 1905-1908 and at Purdue University following that time period. He then moved to Carnegie Institute of Technology as Associate Professor of Mathematics, where he remained until 1922. In that year he joined the faculty of the new Southern Branch of the University of California as Assistant Professor and became Associate Professor in 1925. He retired from active teaching in 1949. Professor James died on September 2, 1961 at Arroyo Grande, California.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
Source and date of acquisition are unknown.
The material is housed in an acid-free folder and an acid-free box.
- Glenn James papers
- Under Review
- Mary A. Sego
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description first completed 2010-01-10.