University of Pennsylvania Finding Aids

Navigation Aids

University of Pennsylvania Finding Aids
Search Finding Aids
 

Filters

hide/display content

Currently Used Filters

Remove
filtered Subject: Place: Pennsylvania--Surveys.
Sort Results By:
Narrow Results By:

Main Content

« First • Previous • Next • Last »
Results: *RSS*
Showing hits 1 - 1 out of 1  
University Archives and Records Center [Contact Us]
1912-1960
(Bulk: 1939-1956)
Creator:
Cope, Thomas Darlington, 1880-1964,
Extent: 2 cubic feet
Thomas Darlington Cope received his Ph.D. in Physics in 1915 at the University of Pennsylvania and spent his entire professional career at Penn. His prominence as a historian of science arose from his study of Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon, the English surveyors who were brought to America to help settle the border dispute between Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania that resulted in the famous Mason-Dixon Line. The Thomas Darlington Cope Papers contains Cope's personal correspondence from 1912-1956, and his Mason and Dixon Line research.
title
Thomas Darlington Cope Papers
creator
Cope, Thomas Darlington, 1880-1964,
id
PU-Ar.UPT 50 C782
repository
University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
extent
2 cubic feet
inclusive date
1912-1960
bulk date
1939-1956
abstract/scope/contents
Thomas Darlington Cope received his Ph.D. in Physics in 1915 at the University of Pennsylvania and spent his entire professional career at Penn. His prominence as a historian of science arose from his study of Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon, the English surveyors who were brought to America to help settle the border dispute between Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania that resulted in the famous Mason-Dixon Line. The Thomas Darlington Cope Papers contains Cope's personal correspondence from 1912-1956, and his Mason and Dixon Line research.
date_facet
1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
bulk_date_facet
1930s 1940s 1950s
language_facet
English
name_facet
Cope, Thomas Darlington, 1880-1964 American Association of Physics Teachers. American Institute of Physics. American Philosophical Society. Dixon, Jeremiah, 1733-1779 Mason, Charles, 1728-1768 Pennsylvania Academy of Science. University of Pennsylvania Fund. University of Pennsylvania. Dept. of Physics.
name_with_roles_facet
geographical_subject_facet
topical_subject_facet
genre_form_facet
Articles. Correspondence. Diaries. Drafts (preliminary versions). Manuscripts (for publication).