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John Von Neumann papers, 1912-1996

Author: John Von Neumann
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, memoranda, journals, speeches, article and book drafts, notes, charts, graphs, patent, biographical material, family papers, printed materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials pertaining primarily to Von Neumann's career as professor of mathematics at the Institute for Advanced Study including his directorship of the Electronic Computer Project; adviser and commissioner on the
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Named Person: Eva Aldor; Eva Aldor; Peter Aldor; Frank Aydelotte; Hans A Bethe; Garrett Birkhoff; S Chandrasekhar; George B Dantzig; P A M Dirac; Carl Eckart; Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein; Enrico Fermi; Abraham Flexner; George Gamow; Kurt Gödel; Herman H Goldstine; Herman H Goldstine; Paul R Halmos; Werner Heisenberg; L van Hove; Cuthbert Corwin Hurd; Pascual Jordan; R H Kent; George B Kistiakowsky; Oskar Morgenstern; J Robert Oppenheimer; Rudolf Ortvay; Wolfgang Pauli; Marshall H Stone; Lewis L Strauss; Abraham Haskel Taub; Abraham Haskel Taub; Edward Teller; Stanislaw M Ulam; Oswald Veblen; Klara Dan Von Neumann; Warren Weaver; Hermann Weyl; Norbert Wiener; Eugene Paul Wigner
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Von Neumann
OCLC Number: 70982518
Language Note: Collection material in English and Hungarian.
Description: 11,660 items. 34 containers plus 1 vault container. 13.4 linear feet.

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Correspondence, memoranda, journals, speeches, article and book drafts, notes, charts, graphs, patent, biographical material, family papers, printed materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials pertaining primarily to Von Neumann's career as professor of mathematics at the Institute for Advanced Study including his directorship of the Electronic Computer Project; adviser and commissioner on the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission; scientific consultant to government and private concerns, including the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, and the U.S. Army Ballistic Research Laboratory, Aberdeen, Maryland; and author of works on ballistic research, computers, continuous geometries, logic, operator theory, quantum mechanics, and the theory of games. Includes evaluations of his work written after his death by colleagues including Herman Heine Goldstine, Paul R. Halmos, and Abraham Haskel Taub. Of special interest are an Albert Einstein letter and report on theoretical physics (1937). Also includes a small amount of material pertaining to Eva and Peter Aldor.

Correspondents include Eva Aldor, Frank Aydelotte, Hans Albrecht Bethe, Garrett Birkhoff, S. Chandrasekhar, George Bernard Dantzig, P.A.M. Dirac, Carl Eckart, Enrico Fermi, Abraham Flexner, George Gamow, Kurt Gödel, Herman Heine Goldstine, Werner Heisenberg, L. van Hove, Cuthbert Corwin Hurd, Pascual Jordan, R. H. Kent, George B. Kistiakowsky, Oskar Morgenstern, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Rudolf Ortvay, Wolfgang Pauli, Marshall H. Stone, Lewis L. Strauss, Abraham Haskel Taub, Edward Teller, Stanislaw M. Ulam, Oswald Veblen, Klara Dan Von Neumann, Warren Weaver, Hermann Weyl, Norbert Wiener, and Eugene Paul Wigner.

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