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Herbert L. Mette Physics Textbooks and Studienbuch

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3474

This collection consists of four books. Three are physics textbooks and one Studienbuch (record of classes taken) shows Herbert L. Mette's work at the Universität Göttingen from 1947 to 1951.

Dates

  • 1913-1951

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of four books. Three are physics textbooks and one Studienbuch (record of classes taken) shows Herbert L. Mette's work at the Universität Göttingen from 1947 to 1951.

Biographical/Historical Note

Herbert L. Mette (October 26, 1925-October 11, 2009) was born in Kassel, Germany and immigrated to the United States in 1950. He lived in Bradley Beach and Neptune, New Jersey before moving to Brielle, New Jersey in 1965. Mette was a physicist and worked at the Hexagon (today known as the Myer Center) at the U.S. Army Electronics Command, Integrated Electronics Division, at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey for many years before retiring. Mette was predeceased by his wife Inge in 2005 and is survived by his daughter, Vera Mefford.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a three folders.

Acquisition Note

Vera Mefford donated these materials to Special Collections on February 20, 2007.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

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University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
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