Toronto 1924

  • D. Albers
  • G. Alexanderson
  • Constance Reid


The second “congress of mathematics” was to take place in 1924 in New York City; but in April 1922 the Americans - for reasons not stated in their Bulletin—withdrew in favor of Toronto. The departure from a decision made at Strasbourg was construed as the quiet beginning of a revolt against the IMU.



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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Albers
    • 1
  • G. Alexanderson
    • 2
  • Constance Reid
    • 3
  1. 1.Math DepartmentMenlo CollegeMenlo ParkUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathUniversity of Santa ClaraSanta ClaraUSA
  3. 3.San FranciscoUSA

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