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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Photographs

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the H. J. Ettlinger Photographs, 1963



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Ettlinger, H. J. (Hyman Joseph), 1889-
Title: H. J. Ettlinger Photographs
Dates: 1963
Abstract: This collection consists of two 8" X 12" color prints taken by Benny Springer in Professor H. J. Ettlinger's Benedict Hall office on The University of Texas at Austin campus in September 1963.
Accession No.: 2003-134
Extent: 2 prints
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Hyman Joseph Ettlinger was born September 1, l889 in St. Louis, Missouri, and was educated at Washington University (Bachelor's degree, 1910) and Harvard University (Master's, 1911; Ph.D., 1920). He joined the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin in 1913, retiring in 1968. He was especially noted for his teaching. Ettlinger's research was in differential equations and the calculus of variations. He was associated with the UT Defense Research Laboratory, where he worked on aerodynamics. He was chairman of the Department of Pure Mathematics for about 25 years. He died in Austin on June 8, 1986.

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two 8" X 12" color prints taken by Benny Springer in Professor H. J. Ettlinger's Benedict Hall office on The University of Texas at Austin campus in September 1963. Ettlinger is sitting with three unidentified men, possibly graduate students.

Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

During donor's lifetime, photos may only be used by the Center for American History, the Educational Advancement Foundation, or with the donor's permission.

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Index Terms

Ettlinger, H. J. (Hyman Joseph), 1889-
Springer, Benny
University of Texas at Austin. Dept. of Mathematics

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Related Material

H. J. Ettlinger Papers, Archives of American Mathematics, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

H. J. Ettlinger Photographs, 1963, Archives of American Mathematics, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

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Detailed Description of the Photographs

 
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4RM224 Two 8" X 12" color prints of H. J. Ettlinger in his office with three unidentified graduate students [?], taken by Benny Springer, September 1963

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