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Title
John Wheeler letter to the National Science Foundation, 24-May-1956
Creator
Wheeler, John A.
Date Created and/or Issued
1956-05-24
Contributing Institution
UC Irvine, Libraries, Digital Scholarship Services
Collection
Hugh Everett III Manuscripts
Rights Information
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This material is provided for private study, scholarship, or research. Transmission or reproduction of any material protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. The authors or their heirs retain their copyrights to the material. Contact the University of California, Irvine Libraries, Special Collections and Archives for more information (spcoll@uci.edu).
Description
Scope/Content: Hugh Everett was supported in graduate school by an NSF graduate research fellowship. One requirement of maintaining the fellowship were periodic updates from Everett and his adviser, John Wheeler. Here Wheeler writes to the NSF to reaffirm his support of Everett's fellowship. It includes a very positive appraisal of Everett and his thesis, immediately after Wheeler's return to Leiden from Copenhagen.
Scope/Content: This document is a reproduction of a document found in the John A. Wheeler papers at the American Philosophical Society.
Type
text
Identifier
ark:/81235/d8bg2hq1q
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/1198
Language
English
eng
Subject
Everett, Hugh III
Wheeler, John A.
Correspondence
Relation
Hugh Everett III Correspondence

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