Collection on Cecilie Froelich, 1908-1983  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Collection on Cecilie Froelich
1908-1983 (inclusive)
0.25 cubic feet, (1 flat box)
Collection Number
Collection consists of a scrapbook and audio cassette tape pertaining to Dr. Cecilie Froelich who served as chair of Pacific University's Department of Mathematics.
Pacific University, Archives
Pacific University Archives
2043 College Way
Forest Grove, OR
Telephone: 503-352-1400
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Sponsored by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Dr. Cecilie Froelich, a native of Germany, received her Ph.D. at the University of Bonn where she studied mathematics and engineering. After her arrival in the United States, she took a position at New York City College (1942) where she was professor of mathematics and, eventually, chair of the department of electrical engineering. Froelich also served as professor of mathematics at Pacific University from 1965 to1970. In 1983 Froelich was honored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of a scrapbook created in honor of Cecilie Froelich, math professor at Pacific University, by the Forest Grove chapter of the American Association of University Women; and an audiocassette recording of a talk she gave to the association in 1983.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Pacific University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of Pacific University is retained by Pacific University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Collection on Cecilie Froelich, Pacific University Archives, Forest Grove, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Future Additions

No accruals are expected.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. M. A. F. Ritchie

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Universities and colleges--Oregon

Personal Names

  • Froelich, Cecilie

Corporate Names

  • Pacific University

Form or Genre Terms

  • Audiocassettes
  • Clippings (information artifacts)
  • Scrapbooks


  • Faculty Member, College or University