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Title
Hugh Everett handwritten draft letter to Aage Petersen, 19-February-1958
Creator
Everett, Hugh
Date Created and/or Issued
1958-02-19
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).
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Scope/Content: Aage Petersen was Niels Bohr's personal assistant. Along with Bohr, Petersen spent the fall of 1954 in Princeton and he and Hugh Everett III became friends. As someone close to both Everett and to Bohr, Petersen was one of Everett's principal correspondents concerning the relationship between his work and the Copenhagen interpretation. The final version of this letter does not seem to exist any longer, but this draft reflects that Everett is still trying to arrange a time to meet with Bohr. The plans proposed here did not come to fruition.
Scope/Content: This document was found in the basement of Mark Everett in 2007 by Mark Everett and Peter Byrne.
Type
text
Identifier
ark:/81235/d8bn9xg6b
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/1154
Language
English
eng
Subject
Bohr, Niels H.D.
Petersen, Aage
Everett, Hugh III
Correspondence
Quantum mechanics -- Copenhagen interpretation
Relation
Hugh Everett III Correspondence

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