Robert A. Chaffer Papers
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The Robert A. Chaffer Papers consist of newspaper articles (copies), FA letters, personal correspondence to fellow colleagues, and copies of Chaffer’s published articles. The Shepherd [Mich.] Argus newspaper article covers a mathematical workshop for high school students run by Professor Chaffer. Letters are from the FA, highlighting the disputes over the changing of contracts and payments regarding union dues. The personal correspondence is between Chaffer and Mr. Martin Gardner, concerning “Magic cubes”.