Papers, Ca. 1895-1951.


Papers, Ca. 1895-1951.

Incoming correspondence, 1896-1951, including numerous letters from French and foreign scientists such as: Georges Darmois, Gustave Ribaud, François Bruhat, Jean Cabannes, André Debierne, Fric, Gabriel Foëx, Ernest Esclangon, François Croze, Pierre Sève, Henri Buisson, Jules Baillaud, John-Paul Mathieu, Paul Langevin, Marie Curie, Pierre Weiss, Pieter Zeeman, and Walter Ritz, as well as Cotton's students Azinières, R. Fortrat, Olivier, and Soury. Also incoming correspondence from his physics teacher Joseph-Denis Izarn, 1842-1925; laboratory notebooks, 1895-1920; notebooks on physics related to the war of 1914-1918; tests and adjustments of the fluxmeter, of the Cotton-Weiss sound-ranging system; documents concerning the adjustment, the installation, and the accounts of the large electro-magnet of Bellevue; military research, 1939-1940; laboratory notes, manuscripts of articles, articles by himself and by his students, biographical notes written after his death.

4 meters. (23 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 8261366

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