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F.R. Hassler correspondence

Title
F.R. Hassler correspondence, 1804-1847.
Author
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.

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Mixed materialPermit needed MssCol 1348Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

Details

Description
  • .8 linear foot (3 boxes).
  • 1 microfilm reel.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Ford Collection
Biography (note)
  • Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler (1770-1843), Swiss-born, American geodesist and mathematician, was superintendent of the United States Coast Survey.
Language (note)
  • in French and German.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1348
Author
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
Title
F.R. Hassler correspondence, 1804-1847.
Additional Formats
Joseph G. Swift letters available on microfilm; New York Public Library. *ZZ-24552
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence chiefly relating to Hassler's position as instructor at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and to his service with the United States Coast Survey.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler (1770-1843), Swiss-born, American geodesist and mathematician, was superintendent of the United States Coast Survey.
Language
Some letters in French and German.
Occupation
Geodesists.
LCCN
ms 71001221
Research Call Number
MssCol 1348
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