Department History

The Department of Mathematics, in The University of Michigan—An Encyclopedic Survey, Part IV (pdf), pp. 644-657, The University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, 1944, by John W. Bradshaw, James W. Glover, and Harry C. Carver.

The Department of Mathematics, in The University of Michigan—An Encyclopedic Survey, Volume VI (pdf), 1940-1975, pp. 183-187, Bentley Historical Library, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1981, by Phillip S. Jones.

The two documents above are courtesy of the The University of Michigan—An Encyclopedic Survey Seven volumes of searchable text documenting the history of the University.

Mathematics at the University of Michigan by Wilfred Kaplan, in A Century of Mathematics in America, Part 3 (Peter Duren, ed.), pp. 179-189, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1989.

Department of Mathematics Brief History--The First 150 Years by Wilfred Kaplan.

Reminiscences of Mathematics at Michigan by Raymond Wilder, in A Century of Mathematics in America, Part 3 (Peter Duren, ed.), pp. 191-204, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1989.

The Purge by Chandler Davis, in A Century of Mathematics in America, Part 1 (Peter Duren, ed.), pp. 413-428, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1988.

Biographical Memoir of Raymond Louis Wilder, by Frank Raymond, Biographical Memoirs, Volume 82, The National Academy Press, Washington, DC, 2002.

   

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