Francis Wayland Hanawalt teaching notebooks, 1921-1933

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hanawalt, Francis Wayland
Title
Francis Wayland Hanawalt teaching notebooks
Dates
1921-1933 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.1 linear feet
Collection Number
Mss.029
Summary
Francis Wayland Hanawalt (1859-1933) was born in Monticello, Indiana. Hanawalt joined the University of Puget Sound in 1908 as Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy and served in this position until his death in November 1933. The Francis Wayland Hanawalt Teaching Notebooks consist of four small notebooks and one document created by Professor Francis Wayland Hanawalt.
Repository
University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections
Collins Memorial Library
1500 N. Warner St.
CMB1021
Tacoma, WA
98416-1021
Telephone: 2538792669
archives@pugetsound.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for preparing this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Francis Wayland Hanawalt Teaching Notebooks consist of four small notebooks and one document created by Professor Francis Wayland Hanawalt. Two of the notebooks contain examination questions for courses he taught: mathematics, astronomy, engineering, surveying, and investment. The remaining two notebooks contain surveying data for the new campus site of the College of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington.

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Francis Wayland Hanawalt (1859-1933) was born in Monticello, Indiana. He earned a B.A. from DePauw University in 1884; and did post-graduate work at the University of Chicago and Cornell University before earning a M.A. from DePauw University in 1902. Prior to joining the University of Puget Sound Hanawalt held positions in the Department of Mathematics and Astronomy at Mt. Morris College, 1884-1893; Instructor of Mathematics at DePauw University, 1893-1898; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy at Iowa Wesleyan University, 1898-1903; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy at Albion College, 1904-1908. Hanawalt joined the University of Puget Sound in 1908 as Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy and served in this position until his death in November 1933.

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Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Name of document, date.] Francis Walyand Hanawalt Teaching Notebooks, Mss.029. University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections. Tacoma, Washington.

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Subject Terms

  • College teachers--Washington (State)--Tacoma
  • Notebooks
  • Surveyors--Washington (State)
  • Universities and colleges--Curricula

Corporate Names

  • University of Puget Sound.

Geographical Names

  • Tacoma (Wash.)