Brown Papers

Contents List
Series 1. NOTEBOOKS AND LOOSE MATHEMATICAL NOTES,

19411964




"Notebook No. 1": Mathematical notes on ring theory, and correspondence on same with Neal H. McCoy, Smith College. Manuscript and typescript notes, sheets 1:1 through 1:181, with some sections titled as follows: "Division rings and subdirect sums" [1:49]; "Annihilators in polynomial rings" [1:136]; "Prime ideals in nonassociative rings" [1:149]

1941 Mar1956 Oct


Box 1: folder 1


Notebook No. 2": Mathematical notes on ring theory. Manuscript and type script, sheets 2:1 through 2:105, with some sections titled as follows: "The Jacobson radical" [2:2]; "The Jacobson radical interms of modules" [2:10]; "The decomposition theorem in terms of modules" [2:14]; "On properties of regular rings" [2:25]; "Identities in alternative rings" [2:26]; "Row finite matrices

1949 Mar1953 Aug


Box 1: folder 2


Miscellaneous mathematical notes on ring theory. Manuscript mathematical notations, with one section titled: "Subdirect sums of rings."

ca. 1946


Box 1: folder 3


Miscellaneous mathematical notes: Manuscript mathematical notes, with two sections titled as follows: "Division rings and maximal ideals" "Modules and the Jacobson radical"

19461948


Box 1: folder 4


Miscellaneous mathematical notes: Manuscript mathematical notes on commutative rings.

19481950


Box 1: folder 5


Mathematical notes on "Some theorems on groups" [notation on original folder] Manuscript mathematical notes, one section titled "Regularity in an alternative naring."

19481950


Box 1: folder 6


Miscellaneous mathematical notes on real analysis and ring theory; manuscript mathematical notes.

ca. 1952


Box 1: folder 7


Mathematical notes on "Schur's Lemma"; manuscript mathematical notes.

ca. 1952 Aug


Box 1: folder 8


Miscellaneous mathematical notes on linear algebra, and, specifically, characteristic vectors [Original mailing envelope labeled "Math 33SMcCoy"]; manuscript mathematical notes, untitled, most undated.

ca. 1964?


Box 1: folder 9


Mathematical notes on limit theorems; Manuscript mathematical notes.

n.d.


Box 1: folder 10


Miscellaneous mathematical notes; manuscript notes, undated, untitled.

n.d.


Box 1: folder 11


Series 2. COLLABORATION WITH NEAL H. MCCOY,

19451956




Correspondence with Neal H. McCoy concerning mathematical proofs proposed by Bailey L. Brown.

1945 AprAug


Box 2: folder 1


Correspondence with Neal H. McCoy on ring theory.

1955 Dec1956 Jul


Box 2: folder 2


Correspondence with Neal H. McCoy; proofs; typescript and notes for "Some theorems on groups with applications to ring theory." Manuscript and typescript materials relating to a proposed article for the Transactions of the American Mathematical Society.

19491950


Box 2: folder 3


Manuscript copy of "Radicals and subdirect sums." (Presented by Bailey L. Brown and Neal H. McCoy to the American Mathematical Society)

1946 April 27


Box 2: folder 4


Reprint, Duke Mathematical Journal, vol. 13, no. 1. "Rings with unit element which contain a given ring", Bailey L. Brown and Neal H. McCoy.

1946 March


Box 2: folder 5


Correspondence with Neal H. McCoy; notes, typescript for "A note on finite unions of ideals and subgroups."

1956 Aug1956 Oct


Box 2: folder 6


Mimeographed copy of "The real number system" [Possibly coauthored by Bailey Brown and Neal McCoy]

n.d.


Box 2: folder 7


Series 3. CORRESPONDENCE, CLASS MATERIALS AND OTHER PAPERS,

19301953




Correspondence with Oswald Veblen. Concerns the possibility of Bailey Brown submitting geometric formulas for publication.

1930 July 14


Box 2: folder 8


Correspondence with Prof. S. Lefschetz [Princeton University]. Exchange of correspondence concerning the possible inclusion of theorems by Bailey L. Brown in the American Mathematical Monthly.

1932 MarApr


Box 2: folder 9


Correspondence with Marshall H. Stone () Concerning a lecture by Stone at Amherst College on "Mensuration and the theory of groups."

1940 FebMar


Box 2: folder 10


Correspondence with Prof. Nathan Jacobson [Yale University]; carbon typescript and revisions for "An extension of the Jacobson radical." (Presented by Bailey L. Brown to the American Mathematical Society).

1950 Feb 25


Box 2: folder 11


Typescript, "On imbedding in product spaces." (Presented by Bailey L. Brown to the American Mathematical Society).

1951 Dec 26


Box 2: folder 12


Mimeographed class materials, labeled "Mathematics 264, Summer 1953." "The Jacobson radical and related structure theory."

1953


Box 2: folder 13


Mimeographed copy of "The theory of rings" by Irving Kaplansky.

n.d.


Box 2: folder 14


