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Max Beberman film collection

 Collection
Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00184

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 47 film reels of the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM) series "Teaching High School Mathematics," featuring mathematician Max Beberman from the University of Illinois. DVDs of each title are available for viewing.

Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics.

Dates

  • Creation: circa 1950-1960

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Access to film reels requires an appointment; contact repository for more information. DVD access copies are provided for reading room use.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

Biographical Note

Max Beberman (1925-1971) earned his undergraduate degree from City College of New York and his Ph.D from Columbia University. He went on to become a professor of math education at the University of Illinois where he also served as educational director of the Computerā€Based Education Research Laboratory. He was one of the founders of the "new math" method of teaching mathematics.

Extent

3.92 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of 47 film reels of the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM) series "Teaching High School Mathematics," featuring mathematician Max Beberman from the University of Illinois.

Accession Number(s)

1999-225

Title
Max Beberman Film Collection, circa 1950-1960
Status
Ready To Publish
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • Tue Jul 22 15:29:07 CDT 2003: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00184 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (20030505).

Repository Details

Part of the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Repository

Contact:
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