References for Oswald Veblen

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  1. S Mac Lane, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904456.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9074931/Oswald-Veblen

Articles:

  1. Obituary, Yearbook of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Session 1960-61 (1962).
  2. R C Archibald, A semicentennial history of the American Mathematical Society 1888-1938 (New York, 1980), 206-211.
  3. W Aspray, Oswald Veblen and the origins of mathematical logic at Princeton, Perspectives on the history of mathematical logic (Boston, MA, 1991), 54-70.
  4. L B Feffer, Oswald Veblen and the capitalization of American mathematics. Raising money for research, 1923-1928, Isis 89 (3) (1998), 474-497.
  5. D A Grier, Dr Veblen takes a uniform. Mathematics in the First World War, Amer. Math. Monthly 108 (10) (2001), 922-931.
    http://www.gwu.edu/~cistp/PAGES/veblen.pdf
  6. S MacLane, Oswald Veblen, Biographical Memoirs. National Academy of Sciences 37 (1964), 325-341.
  7. A F Monna, Oswald Veblen, The Mathematical Intelligencer 16 (1) (1994), 50-51.
  8. D Montgomery, Oswald Veblen, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 69 (1963), 26-36.
  9. D Montgomery, Oswald Veblen, A century of mathematics in America I (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, R.I., 1988), 118-129.
  10. Obituary : Oswald Veblen, New York Times (11 August, 1960).
  11. K H Parshall, In pursuit of the finite division algebra theorem and beyond: Joseph H M Wedderburn, Leonard E Dickson, and Oswald Veblen, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 33 (111) (1983), 274-299.
  12. J D Zund, Oswald Veblen, American National Biography 22 (Oxford, 1999), 307-308.

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