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Richard S. Westfall papers, 1942-1996

Summary Information

Repository
Indiana University Office of University Archives and Records Management
1320 East Tenth Street
Herman B Wells Library E460
Bloomington, IN 47405-7000
Phone: 812-855-1127
Email: archives@indiana.edu
http://www.libraries.iub.edu/archives

Creator
Westfall, Richard S.

Title
Richard S. Westfall papers, 1942-1996

Collection No.
C139

Extent
8.3 cubic ft. (9 boxes)

Language
Materials are in English.

Abstract
Consists of research notes, copies of published works, lecture notes, and class notes related to Richard S. Westfall's research on the scientific revolution in Europe, especially his biography of Newton. Also includes material on Galileo, mechanics, dynamics, and related topics. Includes a small amount of biographical and family material.