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Title
Dissertation acceptance form, 15-April-1957
Creator
Everett, Hugh
Date Created and/or Issued
1957-04-15
Contributing Institution
UC Irvine, Libraries, Digital Scholarship Services
Collection
Hugh Everett III Manuscripts
Rights Information
Copyrighted
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: Sometime in January of 1957, Hugh Everett and John Wheeler revised the long form of Everett's thesis to produce a document that Wheeler though would be more acceptable to the wider community. Around the same time, Wheeler wrote an assessment of Everett's work that helped to defend and motivate Everett's thesis, intended to be published alongside the new, shorter version of the thesis. This work was done by early March, when Wheeler recommended that Everett distribute the new version of the thesis, along with Wheeler's assessment, to a long list of prominent physicists, and scheduled the oral thesis defense. Before the defense could happen, however, Everett needed to submit the final version of the thesis to his committee. This document reflects the two thesis readers' appraisal. (The second page is the results of the oral examination.)
Scope/Content: This document is a reproduction of a document held at Mudd Library, Princeton.
Type
text
Identifier
ark:/81235/d8zw3q
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/1107
Language
English
eng
Subject
Everett, Hugh III
Wheeler, John A.
Relation
Hugh Everett III Biographical Materials

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