The papers consist of notes taken by Thompson as undergraduate and graduate student at Oxford University on lectures by T.W. Chaundy, G.H. Hardy, E.A. Milne and others.
Papers and correspondence of John Harold Crossley Thompson, 1909-1975
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 476 200/1
- Dates of Creation1927-1935
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description3 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Thompson was born in Yorkshire and educated at New College, Oxford. He was Mathematics Tutor and Fellow, Wadham College, Oxford, 1936-1975. He was Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Oxford University in 1964.
The material is not sectionalised.
Conditions Governing Access
Please contact in advance, preferably by post, the Keeper of the College Archives, or email in advance to Librarian@wadh.ox.ac.uk .
Other Finding Aids
Printed catalogue of the papers and correspondence of John Harold Crossley Thompson (1909-1975) by J. Alton and H. Weiskittel, CSAC catalogue no. 34/11/75, 4 pp. Copies available from NCUACS, University of Bath
Received for cataloguing in 1975 by the Contemporary Scientific Archives Centre from Mrs K. Thompson, widow. Deposited in the College Archives in 1975