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Title
John Wheeler letter to the National Science Foundation, 13-January-1955
Creator
Wheeler, John A.
Date Created and/or Issued
1955-01-13
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. Part of the application for that fellowship was a letter from John Wheeler. Wheeler reports that Everett is not in the very top group of students (a group that apparently included only Misner), but that he was in the second highest group of student (out of four). He offers a frank appraisal of Everett's abilities that was apparently strong enough to earn Everett the fellowship.
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/d8xd0rb20
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/1182
Language
English
eng
Subject
Everett, Hugh III
Wheeler, John A.
Correspondence
Relation
Hugh Everett III Correspondence

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