Catharinus Putnam Buckingham,
Born: March 14 1808, Zanesville OH.
Died: August 30 1888, Chicago IL,
- Assistant Professor of Natural and Experimental Philosophy, USMA, October
4, 1830 to August 28, 1831.
- Professor of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy, Kenyon College,
- Member of the Board of Visitors, USMA, 1879.
New Arithmetic on the Unit System, Philadelphia 1869. [Ohio CONSORT Colleges
KEN Main 511 B3]
- Elements of the Differential and Integral Dalculus: by a New Method, Founded
on the True System of Sir Isaac Newton, Without the Use of Infinitesimals
or Limits. Chicago: S.C. Griggs, 1875. xlvi, -343
p. : diagrs. ; 20 cm. [U of Cincinnati SW Depository QA303 .B82]. Second edition
1880. No copy at USMA.
Putnam family genealogy. YEAR: 1890 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control
FORMAT: 11 p. ; 27 x 20 cm. NOTES: Typed copy of genealogy compiled by
Gen. Catharinus Putnam Buckingham. C.P. Fenner, grandson of Buckingham,
made the copy and had it notarized in 1890. [WorldCat ACCESSION: 23367112]
Cullum says he is the author of Principles of Arithmetic, 1871.
Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872. TITLE: Washington, [D.C.], to
C[atharinus] P. Buckingham, IN: Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872.
YEAR: 1862 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control FORMAT: 1 item (3 p.);
26 cm. NOTES: Collection includes other material. Refutes statements concerning
Halleck and George McClellan attributed to Dr. Metcalfe. [Available in
ILLINOIS STATE HIST LIBR according to WorldCat ACCESSION: 32880693]
AUTHOR: United States. Circuit Court (7th Circuit) | TITLE: Zebulon Parker,
vs. William Hatfield : | in chancery. | PLACE: [s.l. : |PUBLISHER: s.n.,
| YEAR: 1843 | PUB TYPE: Book | FORMAT: 8 p. ; 20 cm. | NOTES: Caption
title.| NOTES: Caption title. | At head of title: Circuit Court of the
United States, for the | District of Ohio. December term, 1843. | "Report
of C. P. Buckingham, Special Master Commissioner, | appointed in the cause
in chancery": p. -8. | SUBJECT: Water-wheels -- Patents. | OTHER: Parker,
Zebulon, complainant. | Hatfield, William, defendant. | Buckingham, Catharinus
Putnam, 1808-1888. [WorldCat says the University of Rochester has a copy:
Engraving owned by the Association of Graduates.
Pictures of CPB
Grandson of Rufus Putnam.
1824-05-21. E. Buckingham in Putnam [Ohio?] to Douglass at WP.
Introduction for his son.
Ann. Assoc. Grads USMA, April 1889.
Cullum #546. B-OH: Arty: Resd 31: CivEngr, Prof, Merchant 31-61: BG
USV 62: Resd 63: Pres Steel Co 73-88: Writer math subjects 71-80: D-IL
30Aug88: Ob-AR 89. [From 1990 Register of Graduates]
Have paper folder.
Arney, Chris, West Point's Scientific 200: Celebration of the
Bicentennial. Biographies of 200 of West Point's Most Successful and Influential
Mathematicians, Scientists, Engineers, and Technologists, 2002.