Hugh Birrell's notes on the geometry lectures of Edward Harrison Askwith, 1896.

Scope and Content

Notes, taken down in 'Long Vacation Term' at Cambridge, by Hugh Birrell of Trinity College, on the lectures on solid geometry of Edward Harrison Askwith.

Line illustrations and diagrams.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hugh Birrell (b.1875), was born in St Andrews, Fife, the son of John Birrell of St John's, Fife. He attended Madras College, St Andrews (Mr McKenzie) and then went on to Trinity College Cambridge in 1895, gaining his BA in 1898.

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Call number used to be ms4353

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Binding: card with taped spine.

Paper: 17.5x22.6cm

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database.

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