Fletcher, Harvey, 1884-1981

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Birth 1884-09-11
Death 1981-07-23

Biographical notes:

Fletcher died in 1981.

From the description of Autobiographical notes, 1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84131911

Engineer and acoustics researcher at Bell Laboratories.

From the description of Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, May 9, 1979 [sound recording]. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155861761

Died 1981.

From the description of Oral history interview with Harvey Fletcher, 1964 May 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83157685

BYU professor of Physics and chairperson of the dedicatory and naming services for the Eyring Science Center.

From the description of Correspondence relating to the naming of the Eyring Science Center, 1954. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367536735

Brigham Young University Professor of Physics, 1911-1916; Dean of the College of Physical and Engineering Sciences, 1954-1957; Director of Research, BYU, 1952-1974; Emeritus Professor of Physics, and Emeritus Dean, 1974-1981.

From the description of Papers, 1947, 1954-1955. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122630001

Professor of Science at BYU.

From the description of Oral history interview, Sept. 19, 1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367095775

Professor of physics at Brigham Young University.

From the description of Harvey Fletcher papers, 1910-1954. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122462031

From the guide to the Harvey Fletcher papers, 1910-1954, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Inventor of stereophonic sound: Lorena Fletcher was American Moather of the Year in 1965.

From the description of Harvey and Lorena Fletcher papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122537309


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  • Physics--Study and teaching
  • Hearing
  • Sound laboratories
  • Music--Acoustics and physics
  • Stereophonic sound systems
  • Material Types
  • Brownian motion processes
  • Nobel prizes
  • Auditory perception
  • Electronic music
  • Sound
  • Correspondence
  • Electrons
  • Sonar


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