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Robin Robinson papers

MS-1151
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1151
The papers of Robin Robinson contain documents relating to his tenure as a mathematics professor at both Harvard University and Dartmouth College. These include lecture notes on various mathematical topics, as well as articles written by himself and other members of his field including John Kemeny. The majority of the collection, however, chronicles Robinson’s great love of music, containing hundreds of programs from various operas and other musical performances, scripts from his WDCR radio shows “The Opera Showcase,” “A Little Night Music,” “Your Concert Hall,” and “The World’s Finest Music,” and an extensive index card catalogue of his music collection.

Dates

  • 1888 - 2000

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Extent

21 linear ft. (37 boxes) : Types of Boxes (if noted in original UP DB):13 Records Boxes,5 5-inch boxes,16 2-inch boxes

Overview

Robin Robinson (1903-2002), professor of mathematics. Dartmouth College Class of 1924. Consist of lecture notes and articles on mathematics related to his tenure as mathematics professor both at Harvard University and Dartmouth College, as well as programs from various operas and other musical performances, scripts from his WDCR radio shows “The Opera Showcase,” “A Little Night Music,” “Your Concert Hall,” and “The World’s Finest Music,” and an extensive index card catalogue of his music collection.

Processing Information

16 cassette boxes ( are counted as two inch.

Formerly Known As

UP-164

Date Processed

2011/10/31

Processing Information

16 cassette boxes ( are counted as two inch.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA