The Ruth Clark Perry lecture notes collection includes course outlines and annotated calculus textbooks she created as Head of the Math Department at the University of Chattanooga from 1922 to 1955.
Biographical / Historical
Ruth Clark Perry was a professor and Head of the Math Department from 1922 to 1955 at the University of Chattanooga. She also served as the Dean of Women from 1922 to 1952. Her collection contains extensive handwritten notes of calculus textbooks which may have been subsequently used as an outline for courses in calculus.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Ruth Clark Perry lecture notes collection was deposited with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date by an unknown source.