International Mathematical Congress fonds

Title: International Mathematical Congress fonds

Dates of creation: 1923-1934

Physical description: 0.03 metres of textual and graphic material

Scope and content: Minutes of the Organization Committee of the International Mathematical Congress, chaired by Sir Robert Falconer & J.C. Fields, and held in Toronto, Ontario in 1924.  Also subsequent minutes of the Organizing Committee (1925-1934) relating primarily to the publication of the proceedings (1925-1930) and then to the design and awarding of what became known as the Fields Medal by successive International Mathematical Congresses. Photo of participants at the 1924 International Mathematical Congress, 11-16 August 1924;  original photo is in A72-0035:0007; taken by P.E. McDonald.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1976-1047 (minutes), B1987-0078 (photo)