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Personal papers of Ulysses G. Mitchell

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 132


Ulysses Mitchell taught Mathematics at the University of Kansas from 1910-1942. This collection consists of a 1919 money order and a letter from 1940.


  • Creation: 1919 - 1940


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 Ulysses G. Mitchell

Ulysses Grant Mitchell received his A.B. in 1906 and his A.M. in 1907, both from the University of Kansas. In 1910 he received his Ph.D. from Princeton University. He returned to KU in 1910 in the Department of Mathematics, reaching full Professor status in 1920. He died in 1942.


.25 Linear Feet (1 document case)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 132

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 Ulysses G. Mitchell Collection
Personal papers of Ulysses G. Mitchell
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 Ulysses G. Mitchell, University Archives, PP 132, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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