Photograph of Richard Philip Baker

Description
This image shows University of Iowa faculty member Richard P. Baker, a mathematician who made numerous geometric models that survive in the Mathematics collections of the National Museum of American History.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
date made
1935
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 25.5 cm; 7 7/8 in x 10 1/32 in
ID Number
1985.0820.01
accession number
1985.0820
catalog number
1985.0820.01
subject
Mathematics
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Mathematical Association of America Objects
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gladys E. Baker and Frances E. Baker
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.