Fonds consists of Leon Bankoff's collection of material relating to a geometric figure, the 'arbelos'. Includes correspondence, primarily with other mathematicians including Clayton W. Dodge, Howard Eves, Leo Sauvé, and Charles W. Trigg; manuscripts including notebooks; published works; works by others; and material by and about M. Victor Thébault.Sin título
Series consists of correspondence between Leon Bankoff and various individuals.
Correspondence regarding the arbelos of Archimedes, primarily between Leon Bankoff and the following individuals: Robert Stanley Beard; Jules Honyoux; Unidentified individual; Robert C. Yates; Jekuthiel Ginsburg, editor, Scripta Mathematica; William L. Schaaf; Howard Eves; Leo Sauvé; Emory R. Starke, American Mathematical Monthly; Cristine West, secretary, Occidental Mathematics Club; Charles W. Trigg [to Paul H. Daus]. File also includes bibliographical references, solutions, and article by Martin Gardner titled "Mathematical games".
Correspondence between Leon Bankoff and Richard K. Guy.
Correspondence between Leon Bankoff and Francine Bankoff.
Correspondence primarily between Leon Bankoff and Jekuthiel Ginsburg, editor, Scripta Mathematica.
Correspondence between Leon Bankoff and Hugh Goodhue
Subseries consists of Leon Bankoff notebooks primarily regarding the arbelos of Archimedes.
Series consists of Leon Bankoff notebooks and other manuscript material primarily regarding the arbelos of Archimedes.
Handwritten notebook regarding the bisector of angle in arbelos. File also includes work by Clayton W. Dodge titled "The angel on the Christmas tree" and a letter from Patricia Madison to Clayton W. Dodge.