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Alfred D. Andrew Collection on John D. Neff

Alfred D. Andrew Collection on John D. Neff

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Alfred D. Andrew Collection on John D. Neff
Identification: MS314
Date: 1979-2006
Size/Quantity: 0.2 linear feet (2 folders)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Andrew, Alfred D., 1946-
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection contains papers on John D. Neff, "Monkey Mail," and selected publications of the Mathematical Association of America-Southeastern Section.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alfred D. Andrew has served as a Mathematics professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology since 1976. His educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Yale University (1968), a Master's degree in Statistics from Stanford University (1975), and a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Stanford in 1976. He has served as Associate Chair and Acting Chair to the School of Mathematics at Georgia Tech.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains information on John D. Neff, Director of the School of Mathematics at Georgia Tech during the mid-1970s, and the Southeastern Section of the Mathematical Association of America. John D. Neff was one of the creators of "Monkey Mail," a mail correspondence system to link Emory, Georgia Tech, and the University of Georgia Departments of Mathematics. The collection contains correspondence and a memorandum on this correspondence system. The collection also contains publications of the Mathematical Association of America's Southeastern Section, including an obituary of John D. Neff published in Focus, the Association's newsletter, and a history of the Southeastern Section written by Neff.


Index Terms

Andrew, Alfred D., 1946-
Georgia Institute of Technology. School of Mathematics.
Mathematical Association of America. Southeastern Section.
Neff, John D., 1926-1998

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Alfred D. Andrew Collection on John D. Neff (MS314), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Provenance

Gift of Alfred D. Andrew, June 2006. Accession Number: 2006.188.

Processing Information

Travis N. Hampton and Christine de Catanzaro processed these papers in February 2007.

Revisions to Finding Aid

March 2010:
  • Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • Restrictions

    Restrictions: Access

    None.

    Restrictions: Use

    Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.


    Related Material

    See also MS312, Mathematical Association of America -- Southeastern Section Collection


    Other Finding Aids

    A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.


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    11Mathematical Association of America, 1992-1999
     
    12Monkey Mail, 1979-2006