R. Catesby Taliaferro Papers
Scope and Content
Notes, notebooks, offprints, mimeographed material, and other papers; including five handwritten notebooks in French on Maurice Blondel, notes on analytical geometry and recursive functions, and a mimeographed book on Plotinus and related material dating from the 1930s; also Rainich geometry for teachers; papers documenting a geometry course; Arnold Ross material; anniversary conference material; and related books.
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Philosopher, translator, and classicist with an interest in mathematics, R. Catesby Taliaferro taught at the University of Notre Dame, 1952-1972.
2.5 linear feet
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Thomas Banchoff.
- Blondel, Maurice, 1861-1949.
- Geometry, Analytic Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Rainich, G. Y. (George Yuri), 1886-1968
- Recursive functions Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ross, Arnold E. (Arnold Ephraim), 1906-
- Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby), 1907-1989.
- University of Notre Dame
- R. Catesby Taliaferro Papers
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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