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1995 Dec. 18

Nash, Joe, 1919-2005

Joe Nash: oral history with Peggy Schwartz Part 3

Amherst (Mass.) - Recollections of the life of Pearl Primus, her teaching, and her impact on American modern dance, ethnic dance, African dance, and the study and understanding of African culture. Nash was an African American dancer and dance historian from New York and coordinator of black dance history courses at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center; he was also a long-time collaborator and f... more

Pearl Primus Collection

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1995 Dec. 18

Nash, Joe, 1919-2005

Joe Nash: oral history with Peggy Schwartz Part 1

Amherst (Mass.) - Recollections of the life of Pearl Primus, her teaching, and her impact on American modern dance, ethnic dance, African dance, and the study and understanding of African culture. Nash was an African American dancer and dance historian from New York and coordinator of black dance history courses at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center; he was also a long-time collaborator and f... more

Pearl Primus Collection

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1898 Dec. 30

Bayles, Emma A.

Letter from Emma A. Bayles to Florence Porter Lyman

Titusville (Pa.) - Expresses concern for Lyman's brother who has typhus and desire to see Lyman again.

Florence Porter Lyman Papers

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1991 July 2

Morgan, Frank (Professor of Mathematics, Williams College)

Crystals and shortest networks Part 1

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by Professor of Mathematics at Williams College and a specialist in geometric measure theory and minimal surfaces.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 1

Morgan, Frank (Professor of Mathematics, Williams College)

Soap bubbles and mathematics Part 3

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by Professor of Mathematics at Williams College and a specialist in geometric measure theory and minimal surfaces.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 23

deTurck, Dennis M.

The music of the spheres and other symmetric spaces Part 1

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by American mathematician, now at University of Pennsylvania, known for his work in partial differential equations and Riemannian geometry.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 8

Weeks, Jeffrey R., 1956-

The shape of space Part 3

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by American mathematician and geometric topologist, Jeffrey Weeks, discussing the geometry and topology of low-dimensional manifolds.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 1

Morgan, Frank (Professor of Mathematics, Williams College)

Soap bubbles and mathematics Part 4

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by Professor of Mathematics at Williams College and a specialist in geometric measure theory and minimal surfaces.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 2

Morgan, Frank (Professor of Mathematics, Williams College)

Crystals and shortest networks Part 3

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by Professor of Mathematics at Williams College and a specialist in geometric measure theory and minimal surfaces.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection

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1991 July 24

Bourguignon, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre), 1947-

The geometry of Riemannian manifolds Part 2

South Hadley (Mass.) - Lecture by French mathematician and specialist in the field of differential geometry; also at the time, president of the Societe Mathematique de France.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics and Graphics Collection