University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Melvin Henriksen Oral History Collection, 2006



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Henriksen (Melvin), 1927-
Title: Melvin Henriksen Oral History Collection
Dates: 2006
Abstract: Collection consists of tapes and transcripts of an oral history interview of Melvin Henriksen.
Accession No.: 2006-136
Extent: 2 in.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Melvin Henriksen earned his Ph.D. in 1951 from the University of Wisconsin under the advisement of R. H. Bruck and William Eberlein. Henriksen was a Professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College from 1969 to 1997. He died in 2009.


Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the audiocassettes and transcripts of an oral history interview of Melvin Henriksen, conducted by Judith Grabiner.

Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Grabiner, Judith V.
Henriksen, Melvin, 1927-

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Melvin Henriksen Oral History Collection, 2006, Archives of American Mathematics, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 
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4RM38a Two audiocassettes, March 15, 2006



 
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4RM126 Interview transcript [includes outline], 2006



 
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4RM126 Henriksen Curriculum vitae, 2006