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Personal papers of Ephraim Miller

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 324


Miller taught Mathematics and Astronomy at the University of Kansas from 1874-1910. This collection consists of correspondence, an account book, and dedication programs.


  • Creation: 1920 - 1931


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Ephraim Miller

Miller received his A.B. in 1855, his A.M. in 1858, and his Ph.D. in 1895, all from Allegheny University. He joined the faculty at the University of Kansas in the Department of Mathematics in 1874, eventually branching out to teach astronomy. From 1895 to 1903 he was Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. He retired in 1910 and died in 1930.


.25 Linear Feet (1 document case)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 324

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the Ephraim Miller Collection
Personal papers of Ephraim Miller
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Personal papers of Ephraim Miller, University Archives, PP 324, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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