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2005 Spring Western Section Meeting
Santa Barbara, CA, April 1617, 2005
Meeting #1007
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on History of Mathematics

Saturday April 16, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, I
Room 2108, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Shawnee L. McMurran, California State University San Bernardino mcmurran@math.csusb.edu
James J. Tattersall, Providence College tat@providence.edu

Saturday April 16, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, II
Room 2108, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Shawnee L. McMurran, California State University San Bernardino mcmurran@math.csusb.edu
James J. Tattersall, Providence College tat@providence.edu

3:00 p.m.
Mathematics at West Point in the Mid Twentieth Century.
V. Frederick Rickey*, United States Military Academy
(100701140)

3:30 p.m.
Thomas Harriot's communication of mathematics via symbols, tables, and page layout.
Janet L. Beery*, University of Redlands
(100701121)

4:00 p.m.
The National Academy of Sciences Unfit for `Linear Associative Algebra'?
Deborah A. Kent*, University of Virginia
(100701172)

4:30 p.m.
The Development of the Tree Method in Logic from 1934 to 1968.
Francine F. Abeles*, Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, Kean University
(10070177)

5:00 p.m.
Contributions by Women to Nineteenth Century American Mathematical Journals.
James J Tattersall*, Providence College
Shawnee L McMurran, California State University, San Bernardino
(100701165)

Sunday April 17, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, III
Room 2108, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Shawnee L. McMurran, California State University San Bernardino mcmurran@math.csusb.edu
James J. Tattersall, Providence College tat@providence.edu
Inquiries: meet@ams.org