Collection of miscellaneous mathematics notebooks from the University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • The notebooks contain notes made on the following mathematical subjects: trigonometry, Euclid's Elements, stereographical projection of the sphere, spherical trigonometry and astronomy

Administrative / Biographical History

These mathematics student notebooks date from the late 19th century and were made by students of the University of Glasgow, Scotland.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Conditions Governing Access

owned by the university of glasgow


Acquisition Information

Transferred : ACCN 2536

Other Finding Aids

Item level descriptions are available via the department's online manuscripts catalogue available at by searching for call reference MS Gen 914

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Archivist's Note

Compiled by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, February 2003

No alterations made to date

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Keeper of Special Collections

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 247 procedures

Custodial History

Held by the University of Glasgow Mathematics Library


None expected

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